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24 Jan

Chilli Spoon

In Food,Photography,Video by Jaco / 24 January 2014 / 0 Comments

On a recent holiday trip to Italy (my first time) we visited a very small town on top of a hill, called Poppi. As we where doing the tourist thing, walking into all the small interesting shops on the look out for wine and tasty treats, I found this interesting looking packet of dried spice that said “Pici all’aglione” on it. I like interesting looking things to try, but now I had to choose between 2 very similar looking dried spices. With no real understanding of the local language I asked the shop attended what the difference was.

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05 Nov

Jamie’s early autumn minestrone soup with fresh home made bread

In Food by Jaco / 5 November 2013 / 0 Comments

Or as Jamie would say: Minestrone d’inizio autunno. Seeing that autumn has hit us with full force here in Holland, I thought it to be appropriate to share these warm and tasty photos with you.

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06 Oct

Photo exhibition at the Liniepad Festival

In Events,News,Photography,Video by Jaco / 6 October 2013 / 0 Comments

Two weeks ago I had the chance to display some of my personal work at the Liniepad Festival, held at Fort Altena near Sleeuwijk.

It’s always nerve racking to showcase your work, and this was only my second time. It took me and Dorine the better half of Friday to hang and place al the photos in this really old pre world war bunker, better known as “bunker D”.

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10 Sep

Green asparagus quiche

In Food,Recipes by Dorine / 10 September 2013 / 0 Comments

When I read the recipe for a green asparagus quiche, I thought to myself, I have to try this. I just love white asparagus, have never tried the green ones before. Thus a great opportunity to try it out in a beautiful savoury pie.

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05 Sep

Newsletter: Liniepad Festival Invitation

In Events,News,Newsletter,Photography by Jaco / 5 September 2013 / 0 Comments

Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September it’s the second annual Liniepad Festival at fort Altena (next to the A27, route). During the festival I will be showing my personal work in one of the bunkers and I would like to invite you to come and have a look at my photo’s.

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04 Sep

1672 Redheads, New Guinness World Record

In Events,News,Photography,Video by Jaco / 4 September 2013 / 5 Comments

As a volunteer at the Redhead Days Festival in Breda, The Netherlands, I am proud to present you with a short film I made of all the participants of the New Guinness World Record: Largest Gathering of People (1672) with Natural Red Hair set on 1 September 2013.

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03 Sep

Sticky pork ribs

In Food,Recipes by Jaco / 3 September 2013 / 0 Comments

This is a yummy dish! I got the recipe from my brother after he was ranting and raving about how delicious it is. Turns out it’s a Gordon Ramsay recipe from his book, Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Cookery Course. I dug a bit deeper into the book and realized it is a pretty handy book to have.

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27 Aug

Sweet carrot cake

In Food,Recipes by Dorine / 27 August 2013 / 1 Comment

As a child I didn’t like carrots and still don’t really like cooked carrots. I have heard about carrot cake, but I had no idea what to think of it. A cake with carrots? That couldn’t be very tasty!

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18 Aug

Rocket, tomato and chicken salad

In Food,Recipes by Dorine / 18 August 2013 / 0 Comments

I love oven-dishes! I like to prepare all the ingredients, put them all in a baking dish, and put it in the oven to bake. In the meantime I can tidy up the kitchen and have enough time to set the table. Homely and efficient!

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16 Aug

The Fig

In Food by Jaco / 16 August 2013 / 1 Comment

I have always had a love hate relationship with figs. On the one hand I love them fresh! They are tasty and vibrant in colour. But I do not like them that much in other forms like jam, preserves and dried.

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