Meet my mom! She lives in the South of France and is thé best cook in the world. I am a vegetarian and luckily her specialty is vegetables... She grows them in her own garden, where they turn into the brightest colored vegetables ever. HEAVEN!!
Go see for yourself: follow @nadiaskitchenchronicles on Instagram for foodspiration!
Born in Antwerpen
Profession Physical education teacher
Favorite quote Carpe diem
“I’ve lived here since …” 2008
“I came here because of …” My parents, who lived here already.
“Taty and I know each other from …” Birth :)
“When family/friends come to visit, I always take them to … first” Lac du Verdon
“If I want to get to know new people, I go to …” Le Cercle de l'Avenir, in Villecroze.
“If I want to have an amazing breakfast/lunch/dinner, I go to …” A fish restaurant by the coast. Best take breakfast at home, because in France breakfast is 'croissant et café' only.
“When the night is young, I go to …” A village square, where there's always something going on, especially during the summer months.
"If I want to reflect, I go to …” Take a walk in nature.
“My morning routine consists of …” Breakfast, checking emails on the terrace (not during wintertime) and going grocery shopping at the market or bio store.
“I like the locals more than Belgians because …” People here smile more, and are more optimistic than Belgians.
“If I miss one thing here, it’s … “ My kids and grandkids.
“I get inspired here by …” The amazing light and Mediterranean eating culture.
“Since I live here, I’ve changed my mind about …” The essence of life...
“If I could go back in time, I would go grab a … with … ” A rosé with Marcel Pagnol, or Fernandel.
“The one thing I’d like to accomplish still, is …” A lot of things, luckily!
More tips? Try a Mediterranean diet, you'll feel better ;)
Coffee or cocktails? Coffee
Wine or beer? Wine
Red carpet or red lipstick? Red wine
USA or Europe? Europe
Organic food or fast food? Organic
Movies or musicals? Movies
Island life or city life? Island
Spicy or sweet? Spicy
Bike or car? Car
In control or out of control? In control
Meat or fish? Veggie
Christmas or Easter? Easter
Spanish or Italian? Italian
Early bird or night owl? Early bird
Chocolate or vanilla? Chocolate
Adele or Celine Dion? What's the difference?
Chandler or Joey? I don't watch 'Friends'
Cats or dogs? Cats&dogs
Vacation or staycation? Combination
Mountains or ocean? Ocean
Chicken or pasta? Pasta
Scandinavian or Latino? Both
Ski or surf? Both
Finding true love or winning the lottery? True love
Oscar/Grammy or Nobel Prize? Oscar/Grammy
Instagram or Facebook? Facegram