More videos on the way

Lazy Penguin knows about a new shopping area in Utrecht, so we are going there to make more videos. I have no idea what we will eat, but it must be good. Look how enthusiastic Lazy Penguin is: I don’t have time today to write a food story, so that’s why I made this short […]
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3rd and last day of fasting

On the third day of fasting I got used to not eating. I don’t really want to eat anything at 11:49 and my mouth doesn’t miss water. I am okay with looking at food videos, because it gives me the feeling of tasting it. My brain really plays a big role in enjoying the food. […]
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Day 2 of fasting

Killing time by writing this post It’s 20:09 and I am waiting to eat at 21:37. I just killed some time by watching Food YouTubers. They are eating delicious shrimps, gimbaps, fishcake. AAAHHHH!!! Being to able to eat whenever you want is just such a blessing. The fasting is also meant for realizing what poor […]
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Day 1 of fasting

It was interesting today with no food and drinks. I got up this morning at 3:30AM to eat an early breakfast. I made a chicken soup, added a lot of vegetables and some rice. I drank about 4 or 5 cups of water. I went to bed with a water tummy. After one hour I […]
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3 days of fasting

I am going to do 3 days of fasting. I have a friend who will start the Ramadan on Tuesday evening 15 May. Last year I wanted to experience fasting too, but I chickened out. Today I decided to join 3 days of fasting starting from Wednesday 16 May at 4:11 in the morning. Friday 18 […]
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Happiness is…

..food Eating food which has the perfect balance in taste and has a nice texture. Eating food that reminds me of home. ..family They love me no matter what. I can be myself. ..friends Family that I have picked myself. Why this sappy post? Because today I am spending time with my friends and that […]
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Japanese Don Dining KOUNOSUKE in Utrecht

You want to eat Japanese food, but not sushi or ramen? Go to Japanese Don Dining KOUNOSUKE in Utrecht and try their don dishes. Don is a rice bowl topped with meat, fish or vegetable. Toshimi Saitou recommended this gem in Utrecht and invited us to eat there. Appetizers and sake Besides don, KOUNOSUKE also serves […]
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Kingsday food

If you are ever in the Netherlands around 27th of April, then you can celebrate Kingsday with the rest of the country. On this day we celebrate the King’s birthday. The whole country is free and you will see a lot of orange and Dutch flags. When I was little, Lazy Penguin and I would […]
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How to make pulled noodles 拉面(lamian)

When dad was in town, he made thick flat pulled noodles. I filmed the process and here is the video:  It’s not a complete recipe, because I don’t know the flour and water measurements. For the people who are good in ‘winging it’. Here are my steps of how I would make it: Pulled […]
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Haring – Dutch Delights ▶

I am starting a new video series: Dutch Delights, starting with ‘haring’ as first delight. All these Asian countries have their delicious traditional dish, like Japan with ramen, China with dumplings, Vietnam with pho. But the Netherlands doesn’t really have typical dish where you would go to a restaurant for. Okay, they have ‘hutspot‘ and […]
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