5x Christmas tea blends

Christmas tea

Christmas time is above all for snuggling together around the TV to watch Christmas movies with a pot of tea, cookies and chocolates. That’s why I love to stock up on different tea blends that are like Christmas in a cup. In fact, the tea blends with seasonal flavours to warm up with, are perfect […]

High Tea at Grand Café Krasnapolsky in Amsterdam

What better way to celebrate the weekend than with a high tea? This weekend my friend and I were in dire need of some “me”-time, no kids allowed, just the two of us. First we thought of going to the museum, but then I came up with the idea to have a high tea at […]

Hot spot Leiden: Van de Leur

van de leur leiden

One of the hot spots in Leiden where I frequently hang out, is Grand Cafe/Restaurant Van de Leur at Breestraat 117. It is a great spot to work, refuel after running some errands, or meet up with friends for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Fairly new to Van de Leur is the Meat Cave in the […]

Rotterdam hot spot: Maak Rotterdam

Cozy coffee and tea spot. Children’s gifts and interior design.

Haarlem hot spot: Restaurant Meneer Frans

Haarlem is one of the most fun cities to go on a day trip. Besides the picturesque streets that are adorned by flower pots and blooming trees and bushes, it is also the best place to shop and eat. There are plenty of boutiques, conceptstores and nice coffee bars, not to mention the many good […]

Athens hot spot: Tailor Made micro Roastery & Cocktail bar

When travelling it is always a challenge to find a good coffee place. When I was on my city trip to Athens, I soon found out that for the Greek, coffee is a big deal. The city is therefore chock full of kafeneios, (traditional coffee houses) and kafeterias, the modern cafe. But for the best brew […]

The Hague Favourite: Eat Company

Fresh homemade tomato or pumpkin soup, a crispy grilled cheese sandwich, warm panini, freshly squeezed orange juice, or a cup of cappuccino just the way you like it. A new favourite lunch spot  is the Eat Company in the Hague. The interior underlines the concept: pure and simple, with wooden stools, wire baskets and an […]