Mercado, the famous food hall in Antwerp and the first food market in Belgium, is opening its doors again after a Summer break. This weekend is the big Opening Festival and I (together with other people) was invited to the pre-opening which took place yesterday. It was a great evening full of nice food and different cultures. I did explore different tastes which I’m telling you all about in this post.    Mercado is located in the old post office at Groenplaats number 43. The facade is impressive, my expectations…

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Hooray! At the end of August, there will be a new hotspot in town. Sticks & Bowls will serve poke bowls (or pokébowls?) and pokérittos. This new healthy food concept is orginally from Hawai. I had never heard of pokébowls before, which makes me even more excited about it. Today I’m telling you all about it!  Opening of the first poke bar in Leuven Apparently there is a ‘bowl trend’ going on. Açai bowls, pokébowls (pronounciation: pokay)…  The poké concept is the new food trend at this moment. Poké means…

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I believe a healthy lifestyle is necessary for a positive mind. “You are what you eat”.  I do feel better when I eat healthy stuff.  This week I received a message asking if I wanted to try two different brands from Camellia S. They offer brands such as Or Tea?, Mill & Mortar, Simply Chocolate and Helt Honey. In today’s post I’m telling you about it. Camellia S Ecologicaly responsible, quality, colourful packaging and respecting nature: that’s what Camellia S is all about. They offer brands which are good for our…

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A good day starts with healthy breakfast. In the past I would have skipped breakfast because I had no time, but that’s the stupidest thing you can do. Having no time is always an excuse. A couple of weeks ago I discovered XAVIES’ granola during pressdays. I love granola but I don’t like the taste of all these different kinds of granola you can buy in supermarkets. I must say, I was really impressed by the taste of XAVIES’ granola and today I’m telling you all about it!  I like to…

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Good morning! What a sunny day. Summer is here and I love it. Last week I was invited to something special: an exclusive picnic. The weather was nice and the food and drinks were great. In today’s post I’m telling you all about this fancy picnic. Symington Before I tell you about this day, I would love to give you more information about Symington. The Symington family, with Scottisch, Portugese and English century has been present in the Douro for five generations. They are the leading winegrowers in the Douro…

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