Yvestown Kookt Blogtour

    12 juli:

    “This book is by far the best book Yvonne made. I love the cover, the recipes are easy to make and the photography is again a party.” – Culinessa

    13 juli:

    “Yvonne Eijkenduijn just has this way of making everything she touches so pure and light and beautiful.” – Princess Misia

    15 juli:

    “I also like Yvonne’s approach. Avoid routine recipes but don’t fall into the trap of too many ingredients. Just go for simple but nice and spoil your family and friends with what you make.” – thisistember

    18 juli:

    “I think a good cookbook is successful when it inspires people to search for alternatives but with the basics of the original recipe. It inspired me and that’s new. It lets me think I am a good cook. It made me feel happy.” – Unicorns & Fairytales

    20 juli:

    “The recipes are great and really fast to make for everyday meals, but with the look of party food.” – HappyMakersBlog

    22 juli:

    I take her cookbook to bed as an appetizing reading book.” – maandagdaandag

    25 juli:

    Her cooking style is much like her writing style: no nonsense.” -hap en tap

    28 juli:

    Yvestown Kookt
    Yvonne Eijkenduijn
    24,99 euro
    WPG Uitgevers /

  • Craft & DIY Home & Garden

    Choosing Colours

    It’s been awhile since I last wrote about paint and colours. Instagram always inspires me to write about certain topics as readers are so much more active in leaving comments over there as to…

  • Cooking & Baking

    Paella and Yvestown Kookt Winners

    Cooking Paella is dead easy, it just takes a large pot and lots of chopping and stirring. Ingredients 150 gr paella rice 150 gr yellow rice 2 tbsp olive oil 400 gr chicken breast…

  • Home & Garden

    Forever & Ever Hydrangeas in Bloom

    As a follow up on to the Forever & Ever Hydrangeas I’ve planted in April I can tell you that I’m absolutely in love with them. This is honestly the best hydrangea I have…

  • Lifestyle

    My New Book “Yvestown Kookt”

    Which means Yvestown Cooks, like I basically do everyday, so much that the editor of a weekend newspaper glossy, Sjiek, asked me to share a weekly column with the food I like and how…

  • Lifestyle

    Papa by Boris

    Boris van de Grint, that’s the name of my husband and he’s a painter, a very talented one who has made quite a few paintings for our home, and other people’s homes, but has…

  • Cooking & Baking

    Quick Tiramisu

    Ingredients 550 ml fresh cream 250g Mascarpone 5 tbsp golden brown caster sugar 300 ml of fresh made coffee 2 tbsp Amaretto liqueur 175 gr sponge fingers cocoa powder dark chocolate Preparation Whisk in…

  • Home & Garden

    Poppies Galore

    Sorry for all my garden spam, but there’s so much going on in the garden this year. It’s finally kicking off big time and it couldn’t make me more happy. Each time I go…

  • Lifestyle


    Just recently I’ve re-discovered Pinterest. I’ve never been a huge fan before, but that’s because I didn’t really get it. I started out using Pinterest as a proper pinboard, a place where I could…

  • Home & Garden

    A New Bedspread

    I haven’t been doing much crochet lately, as I don’t really know what to make. I don’t want a home filled with crochet and I can’t find the time and patience to crochet the…