4 soups to help you face the rainy weather

It has been raining and ghastly all week, all I want is soup. Nothing is more comforting and easy to make. Everyone loves soup! I usually make soup on Sunday and store some in the freezer for those rainy weeknights in need of comfort on the couch. Here a few of my soup recipes to keep you warm this weekend. Replace vegetables by what is in season and you can’t ever go wrong.

Read More

Belgian Classics: waterzooi (chicken broth) from Ghent (9)

I was born and raised in Ghent, and although I ve not lived there the last 25 years it still feels like my hometown and just love the food. A classic is waterzooi , this chicken broth with carrots, leeks and potatoes is simple but on the scale of comfort food like off the charts good on a rainy dark day.

Read More

5 Autumn budget table decoration tips to embrace the season

The gorgeous colours of Autumn or Indian Summer are deep purples, golden oranges and rusty greens. Setting a mood with your table decorations is easy this season. Whereas in summer fresh flowers are in abundance and available in every colour bright under the rainbow, when autumn hits we crave more deeper and warmer, comforting colours.

Read More