The Perks of Being a Home Owner

The Perks of Being a Home Owner

September is an important month when it comes my house because four years ago my husband and I purchase it. It’s something I blog about, if you remember 1st Home anniversary, 2nd Home anniversary, and 3 reasons why I love owning my home. In the post from last year I mentioned that I’m building up […]

181 biscuits and a sweet loaf

181 Biscuits

Last week I’ve baked 10 types of biscuits and a sweet loaf for my husband. That means I’ve baked 181 biscuits in five hours and a half, prep time and washing up included. It was a surprise for a celebration he had. It was something I’ve thought about for a while and that proved to […]

Enjoying the wildlife in our garden

Enjoying the wildlife in our garden

I’ve always wanted a garden and now that I have I do my best to enjoy it as much as I can. That mostly means enjoying the wildlife in our garden, besides playing with the dog, having some meals in, and, of course, doing a bit of gardening. In the last years, we’ve got only […]

Mary Berry's tips & tricks

Mary Berry’s tips & tricks

Mary Berry’s tips & tricks are a list of tips I’ve read in her book, Mary’s household tips & tricks. Your guide to happiness in the home. The book was published last year by Penguin Random House UK. I wanted to borrow it from the library. Soon after publishing it was reserved, and I forgot […]

passiflora in bloom

My Passiflora

Today I’m going to talk about my Passiflora. My mother send a pack of passiflora seeds a bit over five years ago. My husband and I planted the seeds and, from all, one picked up and grew and grew. After an year or so, we’ve moved to our new home and we took the passiflora […]

Stainless Steel Straws

Stainless Steel Straws

It’s Summer and the weather was fabulous these last few days. If you are like me, you might like spending more time in the garden, sometimes with a lovely drink. This can also mean you might add a couple more things on the shopping list, like straws. In an effort to reduce, I’ve bought these […]

grofresh KITCHEN GARDEN. Plants growing

grofresh KITCHEN GARDEN

I was delighted to be asked to review the grofresh KITCHEN GARDEN by wizal*. I like growing herbs and veggies. When it comes to growing though, I find that the perennials are not as demanding, so I prefer to grow those, like a few types of mint, thyme, rosemary, strawberry, and a raspberry bush. Last […]

vegan for 1 week

Vegan for 1 Week

I’ve added on my 40 before 40 bucket list: Vegan for 1 week. It might be a bit strange, as I’m been vegetarian for more than 10 years. Also, my diet involves eating quite a lot of vegan food. But, I wanted to see how it would be. I made a meal plan and I […]

Method laundry detergent. Two bottles

Method laundry detergent

I picked a bottle of Method laundry detergent from the supermarket shelf a few months ago. I loved how great it was, cleaning the clothes nicely. Of course, I continued buying this product. Initially I had no intention of writing on my blog. But, then, I thought of why I tried this new detergent in […]

Recipes for Valentine's Day

Recipes for Valentine’s Day

If you are looking for some last minute recipes for Valentine’s Day, I’m here to help. First I’m going to share four of my recipes, that are all available on my food blog. After that, I’m sharing a few recipes made by other bloggers. So, there is plenty of things to choose from. I know […]