Muffins are one of my favourite baked goods. I mean, they’re small cakes. Besides, they are so versatile, you can tweak the recipe to your own liking. Make them with sunflower oil or with butter. Make them fruity or add some spice. Seriously, what’s not to love?I love to eat them alongside a cup of tea….
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Sweet Sunday – Mini Limoncello Cheesecakes
Won’t you just look at these cuties? Aren’t they gorgeous?Their looks aren’t all they have got going for them. These little cheesecakes have a wonderful fresh flavour coming from the tangy lemon. The surprise comes later when after the first taste the limoncello joins the party. Although it’s quite a heavy liqueur (at least for me…
When in Kraków
At the beginning of August, I visited a city that was at the top of my travel bucket list for quite some time: Kraków, Poland. I had already heard so many positive stories about the city and my parents were overexcited after their trip to Kraków. Besides, Poland is a country I have never been too,…
Couscous with Roasted Pumpkin
How’s the weather where you live? Here in The Netherlands it’s quite strange actually. Just like the last couple of years, summer started late, so we’ve had a pretty warm September. Thankfully, there have been some colder days and I can wear my beloved sweaters again. I am so looking forward to a cold winter…
Basil and Oil 2.0
As you might’ve seen me tease on my facebook and instagram pages (if you don’t follow me yet, why wait?), Basil and Oil has been completely redesigned. New me, new blog. I gotta say, it took quite some time to make it look like this, so I hope the hard work paid off. Take a look…
Christmas Menu Inspirations – Desserts
My personal favourites for the absolute showstopper of the evening: the Christmas desserts. Find the recipes here!
Christmas Menu Inspirations – Side Dishes
Ofcourse, no Christmas dinner is complete without some nice side dishes to be served. Whether it be bread, or a delicious salad.
Christmas Menu Inspirations – Main Course
Part two of the Christmas Menu Inspirations! Here are some options for main courses to serve during your Christmas dinner!
Christmas Menu Inspirations – Starters
How are you all? Busy preparing for Christmas? Do you already have your entire menu planned or are you still looking for some inspiration? If it’s the latter, you came to the right place.
Crispy Salmon with Roasted Vegetables
So since this is the third recipe in a row that involves using the oven, I think it’s about time I start explaining why.
Honey Roasted Sweet Potato Fries with Sea Salt and Oregano
I remember the first time I ever ate sweet potatoes in my life. It was on a hot summer’s day while I was on a holiday with my parents in the US. More specifically, we were seated on the terrace of our hotel’s restaurant in Mackinac Island, Michigan, overlooking the magnificent Lake Huron. We were…
And This Is The Part Where You Find Out Who You Are
Oh my, oh my, oh my…. My last post was in July… (I honestly did not mean to make that rhyme but yeah, here we are.) So wow, a lot has happened since that final recipe, which is absolutely delicious by the way and I definitely encourage you to check it out if you want. It’s…