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Focus on Manda Brasa

By |December 1st, 2020|Categories: We cook|

Focus on Manda Brasa Manda Brasa is a one man business making delicious Brazilian snacks and sweets. We recently introduced his treats as additional products to our baskets. It has been a success so far! Let's discover Bartos' story... Where I’m from I’m [...]

Caramel-apple upside down cake

By |November 27th, 2020|Categories: We cook|

Caramel-apple upside down cake If you don't have much time until the guests arrive, I can recommend this tarte tatin-like upside-down cake. The somewhat sour apple and the sweet caramel is always a good pairing. If I were you, I'd serve it with vanilla ice cream. Ingredients: 4 [...]

Gobi Manchurian (Manchurian cauliflower)

By |November 20th, 2020|Categories: We cook|

Gobi Manchurian (Manchurian cauliflower) Gobi Manchurian is an Indian Chinese fried cauliflower dish and my first attempt to convince my husband that cauliflower can be tasty. It seemed to be a mission impossible, but I'm glad to say that he likes it! From now on, it won't be [...]

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Chocolate and orange pulp cookies

By |November 13th, 2020|Categories: We cook|

Chocolate and orange pulp cookies I was always struggling, what to do with the pulp after cold-pressing the fruits. I felt it's such a waste to simply throw it out to the compost. So I did some research and I was happy to see that I can still [...]

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Delicious peach tart recipe

By |September 13th, 2019|Categories: We cook|

Delicious peach tart recipe This week, with the peaches I got from the eco basket, I made a peach tart. Discover this delicious, easy-to-do tart, that will delight all your guests. Ingredients Shortbread dough 1 egg 100 g [...]

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Indesit, it’s indecent!

By |August 11th, 2019|Categories: We speak, We try|

Indesit, it’s indecent! Do you know the Indesit brand? If so, it means that, like me, you belong at best to the middle class. We have an Indesit washing machine. For five years. It’s not long five years for a [...]

Alternative to conventional laundry detergent

By |August 11th, 2019|Categories: We do, We try|

Alternative to conventional laundry detergent I've been doing my own laundry powder for 3 years now and I have to say that I'm very satisfied with it. It washes as well as industrial detergents and is much environment friendly! In [...]

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Winter is coming? Keep calm and breathe!

By |August 10th, 2019|Categories: We try|

Winter is coming? Keep calm and breathe! Winter is approaching and with it, colds and blocked noses, sore throats and coughs. Last year, I tested a homemade recipe of a crème that is very similar to Vicks VapoRub ointment. I [...]

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Lime Pickle

By |August 10th, 2019|Categories: We cook|

Lime Pickle Recipe Beverley opened the new pick-up points a few weeks ago. She already made a few recipes out of the Eco & Co baskets. Here is her Lime Pickle recipe Ingredients: 6 limes quartered (I cut them into small bits [...]