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Coconut-Water

Coconut Water

I love coconut water! I predicted about 8 years ago in NYC that “This drink is going to be big in a few years!” And I was right. Although the USA has already grown accustomed to cooled coconut water drinks for sale close to the cash register at supermarkets , Europeans have recently discovered this […]

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tropical vegan fruit dessert

Tropical vegan fruit dessert

When I am in the Netherlands with my husband, one thing we love is having dinner with his family! My Mother-in-Law Marlies makes the most beautiful and best-tasting dishes. She is a true top chef. This one was my favorite dessert ever, I HAD to have the recipe for this tropical vegan fruit dessert! So I […]

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Indian coconut- pumpkin soup

Indian Pumpkin coconut soup

Soups are great for the cold days, or just when you are craving a nice nourishing soup! I like to use coconut milk sometimes to make my soups a bit creamier instead of cream. And since pumpkins are big usually, I like to use half of the pumpkin in a nice oven dish, and the […]

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raw chocolate maca coconut shake

Raw chocolate, maca coconut shake

Hey Guys here is a simple recipe for a raw chocolate shake. This shake is packed with antioxidants, protein, essential fatty acids and minerals. Raw cocoa nibs are packed with essential minerals and vitamins, including magnesium, sulfur, calcium, iron, zinc, copper, potassium and vitamin C.  To top it off its very high in fiber. Maca […]

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Green coconut shake

Raw Green Coconut shake

As a raw foodie I live of coconuts, spinach and kale so here is one of my favorite shakes that I have every day. To make this shake you need a full coconut, a handful of kale without the stems and a hand full of spinach and a banana.(As an option you can add a […]

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Teresa Lourenco

Introducing top model Teresa Lourenco

Our newest member of the Organice Your Life®  family is top model Teresa Lourenco. Born in Trinidad, and raised in Germany, she currently lives in NYC with her young family. You might have seen her face in multiple advertising campaigns throughout the years, as well as her lead roll in Lenny Kravitz’ “Again” video. She has a […]

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marqt

Organic Marqt

If you are in Amsterdam, go to Marqt, an organic supermarket at Overtoom 21, right in the center of Amsterdam. The concept seems copied from the famous Wholefoods concept, but Marqt is smaller, cosier and makes you feel like you go back to the old days of going to an indoor market. The food is […]

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Lonneke at Savages premiere

coconut oil for my skin!

I am obsessed with coconut oil! New OYL contributor , top model Teresa Lourenco told me about it. So I bought a jar, and started using it all over my body. Not only did it smell great, my skin started glowing! There are different kinds of coconut oils. Some you can also use for cooking. […]

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Lonneke doing 1 day cleanse

1 day juice cleanse

Today I did a one day juice cleanse. I had a bit hangover from just drinking 2 bellinis at the Operation Smile gala 2 days ago. So when you don’t feel so great, what do you do? Exactly you take care of yourself! Eating really healthy is your own medicine. As there is an Organic […]

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pumkin pie notes

Abi’s Pumpkin Pie

Hi again! How’s everyone? Most people who know me know I prefer raw desserts (especially RAW CHOCOLATE!) but every now & then I’ll cook an old fashioned favourite with local organic ingredients. Tonight I’m treating the family to pumpkin pie for dessert & I quickly jotted down the recipe as I went so I could share it with […]

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Coconut Oil

My number 1 beauty tip!

Ever wonder if there is a “super product” that you can use as a body moisturizer, hair conditioner, cuticle softener, lip balm, dental care, antibacterial, antifungal, smells good and you can eat it??!! Well, i finally have found mine – Coconut Oil. Yes, it does all the above and much more! Get ride of your […]

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Coconut Acai smoothie

If you know me and if you have been reading my posts for a while, then you must know that I’m nuts for Coconuts! Ha!  But seriously, I believe that Coconut Oil is a MUST in every healthy kitchen and bathroom. I use it every single day  as a moisturizer, hair conditioner, meal supplement to […]

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