My Healthy: Rens Kroes

The food blogger’s must-haves reflect her Dutch background and busy lifestyle.

For cookbook author and food blogger Rens Kroes, a focus on good nutrition runs in the family. Her grandfather was an organic farmer, her grandmother was an herbalist, and her mom is a nutritionist. “We had an amazing garden of fruits and vegetables,” she says. So the healthy food space was a natural choice for Kroes, who worked in an obesity clinic and had her own nutritional coaching practice in the Netherlands before working on her popular recipe blog and Power Foods cookbooks full-time. Between writing a lifestyle book (due out this fall), launching an ecommerce site, and traveling between Amsterdam and New York, Kroes took a minute to share her essentials with Furthermore. “The products I love to use are as natural as possible,” she says. Here, the things that help make her busy life a happy and healthy one.