Butter Biscuits

Ingredients: 200 g butter 200 g brown sugar 1 egg vanilla flavour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon cinnamon 400 g flour Method: After you melt the butter, mix it with sugar really well, then add the egg and the vanilla extract and mix again. After that, slowly incorporate the flour with baking soda and…

The Science of Well Being

Given the current Covid-19 situation which i will not go into, I was suddenly left with so much more time on my hands, which I tried to spend wisely. Out of the abundance of options of what to do during quarantine, I chose Yale’s free class called “The Science of Well Being” and I’d like…

Vegetarian meals: Aloo Gobi

Ingredients: 30 g butter 1 onion 1 cauliflower 1 potato 1 bag frozen peas for seasoning: curry, chilli, cumin Method: In a pan, cook the butter until it turns brown, then add 1 tablespoon cumin, the onion cut in small pieces, 1 tbsp curry and chilli depending on how spicy you like your food. Then,…

I gave up Facebook for a week and here’s what I found out

We constantly portray social media as the enemy. But social media is also our best friend. We complain about overusing it, but if we happen to leave our smartphones at home, we no longer know what to do with our hands. All in all, social media is this paradox we’re forced to coexist with. Or…

Veggie Burgers

Easy burgers My husband’s favourite TV channel is the food channel. So, last night, while he made me watch Jamie cook some simple recipes, I saw him make these vegetarian burgers with Coleslaw salad and I had to share it. Ingredients: 240 g canned beans 200 g frozen peas 1 spoon flour 1 tsp coriander…

10 Key Pieces for Summer

What should I wear this summer? Well, this summer is all about light colours, linen, basket bags and espadrilles. But wait… that’s every summer! So, some of the following articles may already be in your closet (although the 2018 edition is better than ever), but I couldn’t help myself and not browse the sales for…

How to Upgrade your Kitchen Game with 5 Ikea Items

Yes, you’ve read correctly! With just a few, adorable, Ikea items, you can make your kitchen look extremely put together. Let’s see what’s on our shopping list: 1. A nice set of white plates! I believe these are the most important thing in the kitchen and if you have to choose only one item to…

Easy Vegetarian Chilly

I think I already told you that I’m all about easy cooking. I can’t be bothered to spend too much time in the kitchen, plus I love healthy and simple meals. So, here’s my latest recipe that takes around 40 minutes and it’s absolutely delicious! Ingredients: 1 large onion 4 garlic gloves 1 bell pepper…

Rosacea: how to treat it properly

  I will share a secret with you. Rosacea is an extremely frequent skin condition and it mostly consists of redness of the nose and cheeks, sometimes even of the chin and forehead and visible blood vessels. Also, it implies a tendency to blush or flush more frequently than other people and it is a…

Sales Scores!

This January, I’m on a shopping ban and I do my best to stay away from the sales. But when you accidentally pop into Zara and they sell shoes at 25 RON (that’s around 6 euors?!), you can’t walk out empty handed. So, here are a few sales scores I came across while trying my…