WRAP UP WARM

Due to breezy and freezy weather outside I’ve been wheezy and sneezy for the last couple of days. I feel a strong reluctance to go out and I spend my free time wrapped up in a fluffy blanket with a mug of hot tea. I know it is not officially winter yet, but I don’t … [Read more…]






TASTY BARBECUE CHICKEN

I like food that is easy to prepare and delicious to eat. That’s why I am always on the lookout for new recipes to test in my kitchen. One of my favourite cooking channels on YouTube is TASTY. I often use their recipes and I must say I haven’t been disappointed so far. All the … [Read more…]






A FLOWER GARDEN

Once in a while I feel the need to produce a work of art that will amaze the whole world. Unlucky for me, I am no artist. And it is next to impossible to craft something with my two left hands. Since I am more of a imitator than a creator, I tend to take … [Read more…]






FEAR OF THE SCISSOR-HANDS

I was sitting at a hairdresser’s waiting for my mother to have her hair cut, when a young lady with lovely long hair came in. She asked for a trim to get rid of split ends. The hairdresser washed the lady’s hair and took a pair of scissors. What happened next seemed to me like … [Read more…]






THE COLOURS OF THE RAINBOW

I’ve got tons of scarves of every possible shade and colour. And yet I always manage to sneak some new ones in my shopping basket. It seems that I can’t say ‘no’ to a pretty scarf. I instantly imagine it around my neck and match it in my mind’s eye with various clothes I possess. … [Read more…]






WHITE AS SNOW

The whole town is covered in a white, fluffy blanket of snow. The trees stagger under the weight of it. How you react to these white flakes is a good indicator of your age. If you’re young, you’re giddy like a little school girl bouncing around, throwing snowballs at your friends and thinking of the … [Read more…]






VIVA ITALIA! VIVA LASAGNA!

I believe most people like lasagna. My family is crazy about this Italian dish. Yeah, they like to eat it, little less help me do it.  Here’s what you need: INGREDIENTS: lasagna noodles 700 g of minced pork 2 tins of diced tomatoes in juice (or 5-7 freshly minced tomatoes) 2 tablespoons of tomato puree … [Read more…]






HOT PINK MESS

The whimsical weather forced me to make some changes in my attire. I had to hide my light clothes deep in the recesses of the wardrobe and take out all the cozy and warm ones. I waved goodbye to T-shirts and welcomed scarves and sweaters. And to be frank, I have a small collection of … [Read more…]