Why am I not blogging much?

The right question would be: why am I not blogging much on this website? Because our company Listen Today is taking up too much time right now. Lot’s of blogging, check it out if you are Dutch! Or if you don’t speak Dutch, you can just check out how it all looks :-) My photography is here though and I update this...

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Don’t dim to fit in

These are Rebecca Cambell’s words from her book ‘Light is the new black’. I’m absorbing the words, there’s so much recognition. And since she’s  a few steps ahead of me, I find it extremely inspiring. But I do dim to fit in. Rebecca says: “Flowers don’t open and close according to who is walking by. They open and show their beauty regardless.”...

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Want or can’t?

“Do you not WANT to eat wheat, or are you actually allergic?” I got this question asked several times lately, eating out in Amsterdam. But… does it actually matter if I don’t want, or can’t eat anything? I think the actual question is: do you, as a restaurant owner, want to be flexible, or not? Right now, there is some friction in...

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Robien the nutritionist

For years, as long as I can remember, I have been trying to look and feel as healthy as possible. It started with me thinking I was too fat (mind you, I was only 4 years old). When I was 27, I found out I had psoriasis – it ‘suddenly’ appeared (it never does, of course). After trying some hormone-filled ointments without...

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