rain

Things to do on a Sunday

The weather is bad outside. It’s raining and is cold and I feel so lazy. The procrastination is screaming inside me. I blame it, of course, on the weather. So, what to do on a day like this? I think I will read today. 1984 by George Orwell is on my reading list for a…

Turmeric

Spice up your life!

The powers of Turmeric Turmeric is my favorite spice in the whole wide world. I can even sprinkle it on toast and eat it. It has a special aroma and a divine taste that makes your mouth to experience heaven. I may have jumped the cord a little bit, but you get my point; it’s…

Magical Tulips

Tulips make me happy and I want to share this happiness with you.   I can’t explain why but I’m in love with tulips. Every time I see one even if I’m sad or my mind wonders off, I blossom, my spirit changes and I start smiling immediately. Tulips have a way of being, they…

Rose Water: a new acquisition

Rose water was first discovered in Persia and is basically made through distillation of pure fresh rose petals. I bought mine from the supermarket but you can make your own at home. On the internet you can find all sorts of recipes for rose water and rose oil. Maybe sometime I will try it myself,…

Crop tops are back

Great abs have a new ally this summer and his name is: crop top. These tops can be seen everywhere, starting with the models on to the major fashion runways, continuing with celebrities and ending with the girl next door. Even if you don’t have a toned ab you could pull of a crop top…

skin care

30 minutes pampering

After this mini vacation when I ate and then ate some more, I thought that today it’s time for some pampering.  And with that thougt in mind, I made myself a cup of coffee, the old fashioned way, in a pan on the stove. I almost never use the coffeemaker or any other fancy machine.…

Easter is coming

Just a few more days and Easter is here, one of the most important holidays of the year in which we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus.  There are some differences between orthodox and catholic Easter and many different ways to celebrate this holiday depending on family traditions. One of the most obvious difference between orthodox…

In case you’re wondering

I’m a movie and TV series addict. And now I major in horror. I always loved scary movies but not that zombie kind; I love psychological thrillers like The Silence of the Lambs or The Shining.  For lack of time I’ve ditched movies, at least during the week and TV series are the perfect replacement.…

A walk in the park

Spring, weekend, park: the perfect combination The rain has stop and I was bored staying at home all day long so, I decided to go for a walk in the park. Very wise decision I have made. The park wasn’t full of people which made it such a great place for perfect relaxation, feel close…