4 Year Wedding Anniversary (I love you, Koen!)

4 years ago today I married the love of my life! It is unbelievable how quickly the years have flown by. In celebration I am making a wedding post! A special thank you goes out to Ian Aleksander Adams and Beth Heppenstall for the beautiful photos!

The wedding party

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Videeke aka Koninginnenhapje aka Vol au Vent and Jam Pastries

There is nothing better than warm comfort food when it is cold and rainy outside! Tonight Koen and I ate a typically Belgian dish with many different names, depending on where you live –  videeke, koninginnenhapje, and vol au vent. Because I live in Flanders, I will be calling it videeke.  Videeke is a delicious puff pastry filled with a chicken and mushroom creamy filling.  I like to think of it as a Belgian chicken pot pie!  Because we made the pastry ourselves, there was a lot of dough left over. Luckily we visited Koen’s Oma (Grandmother) yesterday and were able to take with us a jar of homemade strawberry jam – so I made jam pastries for dessert!

Videeke and Jam Pastries

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