Children's book author who became one of the most popular in the Netherlands with her Dummie de Mummy series as well as books like Juffrouw Pots (2008) and Knotsspannend (2017). Many of her books have been longlisted for the Prijs van de Nederlandse Kinderjury literary prize.
She worked as an art history teacher for 13 years and wrote for the magazine Okki.
Her Dummie de Mummy books were adapted into a popular series of films beginning in 2014.
She has shared photos of her nephew on Instagram.
The films based on her Dummie de Mummy books star actor Julian Ras.