Time for BedtimeStories “The YOLO Show”

On Tuesday, January 17 at 7:30 pm the YOLO (You-Only Live Once) Show is premiering in the Zuiderstrandtheater. This is a unifying and musical performance made by both young and old talent.

A feast for body and mind at The Hague Filmhuis

A great action flick can certainly be entertaining but for the real cinematic gems one needs to go to the The Hague Filmhouse.

Arts & crafts by Scrap XL

Still looking for something to do with your kids during the autumn break? Join us next Wednesday at

Eat vegetables

Eat less meat and dairy products and more vegetables. Less meat means less wasted energy and a smaller impact on our environment. You can simply start with yourself and stop eating meat on Monday and cook up some meat-free new creative dishes.

Piece in the park

On sunday the 25th of September you are welcome to visit a really cool event at the Palace Garden in The Hague, Peace in the park. Take inspiration from your relationship with peace and consider using that proactively. Everyone desires peace. You too can practice peace, and apply it to yourself and to others in your immediate surroundings.

Do your laundry with peels from Seepje

From now on we’re going to do our laundry with peels from Seepje. What with peels!? Yessss, the peels of the Sapindus Mukorossi fruit do your laundry in a natural way. In the peel you find Saponin that released a natural form of soap in contact with water. The fruit grows in Nepal, where people know for years that it’s best to wash with the power of nature.

Floating cultural festival experience Haagse ParkPracht

Choreographer Lonneke van Leth presents the Haagse Parkpracht, a floating cultural festival experience on 26th and 27th of August. Take a boat tour of The Hague’s Westbroekpark and enjoy a drink and snack and be surprised by various acts of opera, acrobatics, dance and music.

Meditation concert with Arianne and Avi Adir

Attention to all Yogis! This friday a meditation concert at the Delight Yoga studio. For this special event Avi and Arianne join forces.

Eco chic bamboo basics

Attention Fashionistas! Did you know that you can make out of bamboo clothing? Bamboo is in fact a very durable and environmentally friendly material. The unique fabric makes clothing super comfortable to wear. Check out what eco brand Royal Bamboo does with it. This The Hague eco label uses bamboo as their main ingredient in their collection. The result: eco friendly t-shirt made from super-soft fabric that feels like silk with a luxurious look.

10 days No Waste Challenge

Join us and do the No Waste Challenge and challenge yourself for the next 10 days to prevent waste. Waste is harmful to the environment, the processing takes energy and pollutes the air, water and soil.

Live local

The most simple tip if you want to live more sustainable, life local! The more you can eat, buy and consume local, the better! Through our website you'll find some sustainable gems, exclusively by The Hague entrepreneurs with a passion for the city. Sustainable stores, fair, organic restaurants, parks, sustainable products and local initiatives that makes you feel good.

De Imkerijdag

Honey is one of the most natural products that we know. This golden-yellow substance is made by the bee. These hardworking insects get nectar from flowers and store them in a hive.

How to water your houseplants while on vacation

The holiday period is just around the corner, but help, who take cares for our plants? With a little help you are ensure that your roommates also still stay green and looks healthy when you are coming back from your holiday. There are different methods and it depends partly on how many plants you have, what kind of pot and how big they are.

Drijf-in movie at cocktailbar Spark

On Friday, June 24th opened the first drive-in movie theater in The Hague its doors to the Mauritskade in The Hague. You can enjoy, while sipping a cocktail and little snack from your boat or at the cozy Spark terrace watching the movie Cocktail with Tom Cruise.

Sands Songs – playing the elements at the Zandmotor

Come and explore the Zandmotor as a playground for new sensory experiences! Artist-run platform iii invited a group of artists to make new, interactive works that engage with the open space and natural elements, and that playfully engage the audience.

Weekend Bucket List #18

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!  Friday 3 june

Free Piano Concerts at Japanese Garden

This Friday until Sunday there will be organze beautiful piano concerts in the beautiful Japanese Garden at Park Clingendael in The Hague. The concerts are based on the theme "peace and balance in your life," and played by Pianist Marnix van de Poll. Feel welcome and the concerts starts at 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm and last until 5.30 pm.

WEEKEND BUCKET LIST #17

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!  Friday 20 May

Rooftop farm the UF002 Schilde

Crisp, green lettuces and juicy, shiny tomatoes are thriving on a city rooftop and fish are swimming one floor down. Urban farming is the future and the future is right here in The Hague, just a few kilometers from city center. The largest urban rooftop farm in Europe is called UF002 The Schilde!

Weekend Bucket List #16

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!  Friday 13 May

Weekend Bucket List #15

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!

Sustainable purification salt Baking Soda

Through the internet, I came a cross with this panacea Baking Soda (bicarbonate). This multi-functional product is a purification salt that can be used for all kinds of jobs. A sustainable replacement for a whole set of environmentally harmful cleaning or care products.

Haagse Heerlijkheid

All wine tasters listen very carefully because in The Hague at Haagse stadswijngaard you can enjoy delicious The Hague wine! "Haagse Heerlijkheid" (means The Hague Glory) is wine from the city vineyard of The Hague located in Laakkwartier.

Weekend Bucket List #14

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!  Friday 8 April

Discover green The Hague by bike

The Hague bike tour along hidden communal gardens? Book a tour with Fiets Alive Tour and enjoy green The Hague on two wheels.

Trade your belongings with your neighbours at Weggeefhoek070

Are you looking for some new furniture or new shoes? Forget spending more money on new articles. Go to FaceBook account "Weggeefhoek070". With a little luck you can score that one item you always wanted to have!

Weekend Bucket List #13

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!  Friday 1 April

Weekend Bucket List #12

 Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!  Friday 18 March

Earth Hour

Earth Hour is the largest and fastest growing movement that demands global attention to the fragility of our planet and is organised by WWF. Its the biggest One Hour lights-off event since 2007 and it has grown to engage more than 7000 cities and towns worldwide.

Weekend Bucket List #11

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting workshops to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!    Friday 11 March

EkoPlaza x De Oorsprong for reduce food waste

Food waste is a big problem. About 14% of the grocery in the Netherlands ends up unused in the bin. Only the Dutch consumers throw for about € 2.5 billion of food away each year. That is more than about 50 kilos. On top of that throw producers, retailers, restaurants and supermarkets also additional to some € 2.5 billion on food away. Biggest organic supermarket EkoPlaza wants to reduce food waste and introduces together with organic gardener and caterer de Oorsprong "Kliekjesdag".

Weekend Bucket List #10

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! We share great tips for a mindful lifestyle. From healthy but tasteful foods, interesting classes to find out more about a balanced lifestyle, and all feel good initiatives and events in The Hague, exclusively by entrepreneurs with a heart for the city!

Yoga a workout for body and mind

Practicing Yoga is immensely popular in The Hague. It is a workout for body and mind. They are stretching exercises combined with breathing techniques that you learn to relax and increase flexibility of your body.

Monastery beer

In the old center of The Hague, next to the Sint Jan Klooster, there's a real brewery established and great store run by brothers of the cloth.

Weekend Bucket List

Tones of stuff to do in The Hague. Go check it out! If you like to know more things to do in The Hague? Please 

Swap evening

This Friday WindMakers will organze the successful and pleasant swap meet XL in their studio for the fourth time.

Saint Basics organic underwear

We like wearing clothing made of organics fabrics. For some reason these always feel better on your skin and cause less irritation.

Air purifying plants

Brighten up your home or office with air-purifying houseplants. They change CO2 into oxygen and filter harmful substances from the air. You will feel much better and you are much more productive with all this clean and fresh oxygen!

7 tips for a successful Sugar Challenge

Netflix documentary "Fed Up" recently made us aware of the quantities of sugar we often unconsciously take in through our food.

Warm sweater day

Put on your best warm sweater, because today is warm sweater day! Turn down the heat and save cozy and comfortable 6% of energy - and therefore 6% CO2 - a degree! Together we put down the heat for a healthy climate.

Glass jars lamp

Everyone knows that empty glass jars belong in the glass container, but you can also save them and use them for something else. From hanging lamp into a flower vase. Or a decorative lantern to a glass stock pot for home, the possibilities are endlessly.

Meditating together with your neighbours

Meditating together in the comfort of your own or someone else's living room. Check this great initiative of the Stadsverlichting website, where people can open homes to meditate together with others and share an hour of silence, love and relaxation.

Plastic = not fantastic

Do not buy or accept plastic bags. Take your own bag with you before you go shopping. Use glass jars of previously bought food to store leftovers. Super convenient and economical!

Ganesha Mantra brings success and remove obstacles

Ganesha is a Hindu god with an elephant head. It is a mythological figure which brings knowledge and wisdom. Ganesha clears obstacles and barriers out of the way so everything will flow again.

Meat Free Monday

Recently, we watched the documentary Cowspiracy on Netflix. We were rudely awakened from our sustainable dream. With our organic groceries and animal friendly meat are simply not good enough. In itself there is no objection to adapt our lifestyles – we would prefer weeding in our vegetable garden and bake dates cakes with coconut flour – but it has to be possible to fit into the society we live in. What now?

HET NIEUWE ETEN

Food is one of the most important things in our lives. That’s a no brainer. And that healthy food is essential for a balanced life, is something more and more people are aware of. We are bombarded almost daily with stuff that’s either very bad of extremely healthy for you. Everyone has their own resources and shares advice about the additives or amounts of carbohydrates.

Day of Tolerance

Today is the International Day of Tolerance, which is a initiative by the United Nations. We live in troubled times. Times in which we do not always appreciate each other.

Mini Cocottes with egg and cheese

You've probably seen those cute little oven pans? They called them Mini Cocottes and there have been very popular for a while. And that doesn't surprise me. Everything you create in these pans looks so nice and tasty! One of our favorite recipes called Oeufs en Cocotte in Dutch it called egg in little pan.

JUIZ~S detox treatment

JUIZ~S is a company that provides cold pressed juices for a 3, 5 or a 6 day detox treatment. All juices are cold pressed, meaning no vitamin loss due to heating and no added substances.

Overstock dagen

The retailers, studios, hotels and restaurants make a clean sweep of their business and sell everything they no longer use.

Krijg de Kleertjes

Are the clothes of your child too small? Forget spending more money on fast fashion or plastic toys.

Made in Bangladesh

Dance performance "Made in Bangladesh" is an exclusive dance performance with a political message. The show combines dance based on Indian Kathak and explores the notorious sweat shops of the garment industry and the supposedly legitimate artistic "sweat shop" of a dance studio - both dancers and streamstresses work at the expense of their health, fobbed off with low wages and at constant risk of losing their jobs to someone even younger, even more flexible.

No Complaints Day

Today is the "No Complaints Day". Go 24 hours without complaining. Not even once! Be open minded, seize opportunity and say what you want! Then watch how your life starts chancing.

Ogreen plants for a healthier life

Plants have become an integral part of our lives. But did you know that there are plants that besides fun, also are very healthy? If you opt for a conscious and healthy life like us than Ogreen the air purifying houseplants can help you out.

Feel Good Fest

Have you always wanted to know what yoga can do for you? Or do you want to know more about tasty and healthy food? Then FeelGoodFest is for you! The popular Zeeheldenkwartier will be transformed into a feelgood Walhalla with a versatile program: from Yoga to Juice, from Meditation to Massage, from FairTrade to Facials; the FeelGoodFest offers everything to make you feel good.

Jazz in de Gracht

Jazz in the Canal is a very attractive festival which is held in the canals. Not in Amsterdam or Utrecht but in our The Hague canals.

JAM DE LA CREME FESTIVAL

Nothing is more fun than musicians jamming together and enjoying themselves. Jams often amount to the best musical moments.

Share your dish with your neighbours

Eating freshly cooked food  is the pilar of a healthy lifestyle. However, sometimes you just lack the time (or discipline) to go out shopping for fresh ingredients and prepare a hearty meal for you and your family.

De Parade The Hague

The parade is a traveling festival of theater and dance troupes that tours the four big cities in the Randstad. In The Hague, the Parade was formerly held in the Zuiderpark where also Parkpop is held.

Biggest free pop festival Parkpop

Parkpop is the biggest free pop festival in Europe, since 1981. The festival has since been held in Zuiderpark in The Hague.

Festival Classique

Friday we went to the annual Festival Classique The Hague. Festival Classique takes place in and around The Hague city. For three days you can listen to classical music during the festival.

Organic fruits and vegetables from Lekkernassûh

Attention all organic fruit & vegetables lovers! There is now avordable way to eat organic fruit & vegetables directly from our local farmers.

Pearls from Bezuidenhout

The successful event “Parels van Bezuidenhout” is back this year and is held on Saturday June 6th, 2015. Thirty-eight residents open their doors to their home or studio to show their passion, hobby or collection to you.

EASTER BREAKFAST AT THE HAGUE

On monday April 6th, there is a outdoor Easter Breakfast in Prins Hendrikstraat in The Hague. Residents can sit down at the 300 meters loooooong breakfast table to celebrate Easter together.

ANTON CORBIJN DOUBLE EXHIBITION AT THE HAGUE

In 2002 the The Hague Museum of Photography (Fotomuseum Den Haag) was opened. The Fotomuseum Den Haag is right next to The Hague Municipal Museum (Gemeentemuseum) and is located in Schamhart-wing named after its architect.

Hand folded paper lampshades by Studio Snowpuppe

To all collectors of designer items, check this one! Studio Snowpuppe in The Hague designed and fabricated simply stunning paper lampshades.

I was a…by Naomi Timan

Food is one of the most important things in our lives. That’s a no brainer. And that healthy food is essential for a balanced life, is something more and more people are aware of. We are bombarded almost daily with stuff that’s either very bad of extremely healthy for you. Everyone has their own resources and shares advice about the additives or amounts of carbohydrates.

Balkonton the magic of mother nature

Spring is coming in The Hague. On these sunny days I love to work in the garden. On the internet I find the Balkonton. This is a vertical garden in a tub that make it possible to you make your own organic compost out of your waste with the built composteerwormenvat.

Tea tower by Annemarije van Harten

I saw the work from Annemarije van Harten and was pleasantly surprised by its originality and fresh design. The Hague fashion designer Annemarije graduated in 2009 at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague.

24mm project by Arend Groosman

24mm project is a modular system designed by Arend Groosman (1983) that got its name from the measurements of the material from which the system is created.

World Yoga Day 2015

Sunday the 22nd of February has been dedicated to celebrating World Yoga Day 2015. The theme of this year's Yoga Day is a better future for the all the children of the world.

Zeehelden Food Festival

The Zeeheldenkwartier in The Hague is a genuine urban neighborhood near the city center with beautiful mansions, courtyards homes, nice restaurants, take away business and lunchrooms. The Zeeheldenkwartier is one of the oldest districts in The Hague. The main part was built between 1870-1890 in the peat polder named 't Kleine Veentje and basically consists of two neighborhoods where the streets are named after poets and Dutch naval heroes.

INTERNATIONAL TODAYSART FESTIVAL

This year the tenth edition of the four-day TodaysArt Festival was held and for the first time in the new Zuiderstandtheater at Scheveningen harbour.

Bunkers of The Hague

In The Hague are still many traces of the second World War. The most striking remains are the bunkers. During the second World War, was Reich Commissioner Arthur Seyss-Inquart in the Netherlands, the highest representative of the German Nazi regime.

ROTHKO EXHIBITION AT GEMEENTEMUSEUM THE HAGUE

The Hague Gemeentemuseum at the Stadhouderslaan, which opened in 1935, was designed by the great Dutch architect Hendrik Berlage.

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM THE HAGUE

Yesterday we went to the annual Museum Night The Hague. 38 cultural institutions open their doors from 20:00 to 01:30 am for art-lovers.