Cut up roll ups

Cut up roll ups

When I go to the Noordermarkt there are  few stands that I hardly ever pass by without buying something: the porcelain knick knacks stand in front of Proust, the vietnamese spring rolls stand, and the dried fruits stand. The dried fruits stand also sells crêpes,...
Allotted fun

Allotted fun

Yesterday I went to Utrecht to help my friend Renske on her amazing vegetable allotment (SO.JEALOUS!). Two weeks ago she had carefully planted out her seedlings, watered and fertilized them, and left it to the warm weather to do the rest. Here’s a picture she...
Making Wednesday work

Making Wednesday work

Just look at those pretty beet leaves! Aren’t they lovely? I took this picture at my friend Renske’s allotment yesterday. I was helping her out with weeding and building a trellis. Today’s upcoming Green Thumb Thursday’s post will be all about...
Pin point

Pin point

Today’s pin is short but sweet. I’ve been busy all day with really exciting things that I can’t share with the blog just yet but stay tuned and all will be revealed. I really like doing these little origami tutorials when I’m short on time....
No mosquitoes allowed

No mosquitoes allowed

The last two days were like Summer’s already here and I’m loving it. I’ve been outside in the garden almost non-stop, pottering around, pulling weeds, enjoying the sunshine, hanging out with cat Lola, knitting, and in the evening: cooking up some...