Oreo Chocolate Cake

You can never go wrong with a classic chocolate cake. But this one is on another level of deliciousness. It is thick, moist and simply amazing. Imagine that plus Oreo to add that extra umph.  Diabetes. Yum! It is my personal favorite cake I have ever eaten and so, I…

Petition: Racial justice in the US

Last week, Philando Castile and Alton Sterling “joined a long list of black people in America whose seemingly mundane actions have led to their deaths by Police Officers. The #WeAreHereMovement partnered with Mic and many other friends and supporters to highlight these horrifying, “23 Everyday Actions Punishable by Death if You’re Black…

Consumerism & Sexism

I am allergic to outdated stereotypical gender roles and societies that enforce such roles through sexism and consumerism. You might have not read these two ‘isms’ in the same context before, but I find these two concepts to be one all-encompassing issue. And here’s why: Let us first start with…

Lemon Shrimp Pasta

Ingredients 4 ounces of spaghetti Shrimp 2 cups of spinach Olive oil 1-2 tablespoons of butter 3 cloves of garlic Half of a red pepper Parsley Salt and pepper Ras al-hanout (optional) Dried oregano Parmesan Lemon (The ingredients are on the basis of one-two servings.)   Preparation Cook pasta and set…

Legribiya (Moroccan Cookie)

Every year with Eid-al Fitr (the holiday that marks the end of the fasting month Ramadan), my mom and I bake various cookies. Today I would like to share this delicious and easy to make cookie recipe. We often call them zand koekjes in Dutch (sand cookies) because it's a soft, crumble cookie! Let’s…

Omelette Berbère

Ingredients 2 eggs 2 potatoes 2 tomatoes 2 (red) onions 2 cloves of garlic 1 cup green olives 1 cup chickpeas 1 cup lima beans 1 red pepper 1 green pepper 1 tsp ras el ganout 1 tsp paprika powder 1 tbsp coconut oil 1 tbsp cumin powder 1 tbsp…

Oreo Cheesecake

Ingredients 500 grams of cream cheese 300 grams oreo cookies 200 grams of nutella 80 grams of butter (e.g. coconut butter) 3 eggs 2 tbsp cocoa powder Preparation Preheat oven to 160 ° C. Mix the cream cheese with nutella, eggs and cocoa powder. Crumble the oreo cookies completely fine…

The Simple Skirt

'Casual' walk through the park | Most of the time I wear pants. To be honest, that's purely practical because I am cold pretty much all the time. Even during summer (which is the case now), you will never spot me without having layers with me - either wearing them…