Raspberry, Lemon and Oatmeal Cookies

I’ve been telling myself all year that I’ll start blogging again. And since my motto is ‘better late than never’, I might as well give it a go. At the very least I managed to fix my rather old camera. So after a very relaxing (and windy) bike ride this morning I decided to fire…

Oatmeal and Raisin Cookies

Sometimes you’re just in the mood for simple recipes. And few things are simpler than oatmeal and raisin cookies. My 8 year old nephew, who usually doesn’t give a crap about the things I bake, really liked these. Great for a rainy and stormy afternoon. I can also recommend blasting Beethoven’s 9th symphony out of…

Kruidnoten and Speculaas

Yesterday ‘Pakjesboot 12’ steamed into the city of Groningen returning Sinterklaas to Dutch soil!! This means I’m allowed to start posting Sinterklaas related recipes, which is very exciting (I have no life). In case you have no idea who/what Sinterklaas is and why he is surrounded by people in blackface I suggest you look on…

Chocolate Chip Cookies and Cookie Dough Ice Cream

I have been really bad at posting stuff here regularly, but I’m going to give it another go. Although in my defense I do have some good reasons for not posting for a while. First I went to Beautiful Days (music festival in Devon, see picture), which was awesome. The week after I got back…