Petit Beurre Cookie Cake Recipe: Belgian Style

I have been making Petit Beurre Cookie Cake ever since I was a member of the youth movement in primary school. The Cookie Cake or Petite Beurre Pie is a Belgian classic. This is a super fun recipe. Perfect if you are…

Where to buy homeware online: 10 web stores that ship worldwide + inspiration guide

Finding inspiration online to decorate your home is rather easy nowadays. I have a soft spot for Pinterest and have been pinning a lot of furniture and homeware links lately. It is unfortunate when you find something you really love only…

Comeback giveaway: set of 3 lipsticks (closed)

Due to health issues I have been away for a while. Since I am back now I decided to have a little comeback giveaway just to say thank you for sticking with me. I am giving away 3 lipsticks to…

4 Books to read in 2015

Ever since I was a little kid I loved being lost in imaginary worlds created by authors. A book was a temporarily escape from the ordinary world. Just for a while you could imagine that you were there at Hogwarts when Harry…

Where to find me online

I put a little informative post together so you know where to find me online. That way you can follow me on all of the different social media, just by looking at this page. Enjoy!

Is the Invisibobble worth the hype?

Happy New Year everybody! I hope you all had a fabulous end of 2014 and do not forget to start 2015 with a big smile. The Invisibobble is a much-hyped product so I thought I would take a chance, buy it and try…

6 months blogaversary Giveaway (Closed)

I am so excited to be finally hosting a giveaway on Ella Was Here. I will be blogging for 6 months on  27 December 2014, which seems like the perfect time to host my first giveaway. I never thought I would love blogging…

Sexual harassment and feminism

This is not a post I expected to write any time soon. But after a frustrating conversation a couple of weeks ago I thought it was necessary to talk to you about sexual harassment.

Getting organised: 8 tips for decluttering your life offline & online

Getting organised is easier said than done. I have always had some tools helping me with organisation but I had a lack of writing things down. I made lists in my head but not on paper. When I started this…

Being positive on the web

“That girls does not deserve all the attention she gets”. “How can she be so annoying, I really hate it when she talks in her videos.” “That guy looks so gay in his latest blog post.”  These are only a few of…

10 things that make me smile

I have always found writing about the things I love really calming and also in a way quite satisfying. Doing what I love makes me feel happy and self-content. So writing about things that make me smile should have twice that effect,…