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The health benefits of vinegar

It’s just one of those things that apparently come out of nowhere or maybe I have just not been paying attention but what’s with vinegar and all the health claims you see lately? The list of benefits of vinegar (not all but we’ll get...

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Tomato salad or how simple can be so good..

Growing up tomatoes where not really my favorite. My mum used them in the salad. And salad in those days was lettuce, a boiled egg, cucumber and a tomato. Hardly something worth bragging about. With a bottle of saladdressing. That’s the salad we used...

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Food photography and styling workshop Portugal 11-12 september

We’ve been at it for months. Or mostly the wonderful Susana and André who are helping organize all the things for the workshop on location. We could have not done anything without them! For months we have been exchanging emails to finalize all the...

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Dudefood tuesday: Tomahawk steak and the caveman diet

I just wanted to let you all know that this dude is still alive. Still alive, barely, but nonetheless, I’m still standing. Ofcourse everybody wants to know why they haven’t heard anything out of the DudeFood kitchen lately and why there haven’t been any...

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Whole30 update; day 13

Yes, we made it to day 13! I haven’t been giving daily updates anymore as after a while it becomes more of the same, right? I’d be boring you to tears. So I skipped the daily updates but will continue to bore you with...

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Chocolate meringue with pistachio

I did promise you some sweets didn’t I? While we are biting our lips not to lick the screen right now and are not allowed any sugar (boehoe…) I saved this one for a rainy day. And believe me, I am literally drooling as...

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Ten reasons why I haven’t gone to the gym…yet

It’s been Uhm…. Two months now I think that I went and bravely got myself a gym subscription. And sadly I have gone there once so far… It’s not that I don’t want to really. I need to get fit as all those aches...

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Fennel and orange salad with chicken

I had some fennel leftover in the fridge and so I was looking for fennel inspiration outside of the one I always turn to when I want a salad with fennel (which is one with courgette and quite good too. Here is the recipe...

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Whole30 – Day 7-8

Yay! One week down, three more to go! Day 7 I woke up this morning feeling rather tired. Like I sleepy really soundly and had trouble waking up. It was early for a Sunday as Tom had to go to a market so up...

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Whole30 – Day 5-6

Day 5 Day 5 was not as good as day as I had hoped it would be. And I got very cranky.. Maybe not so much because of the whole30 but maybe it had everything to do with how my day went. First of...