I've never heard of lapacho until I browsed the shelves of a tea shop. Made from the bark of a tree the locals call tree of life. Smokey and harsh. Of course, I was intrigued. I am not quite sure what I expected. Maybe something that reminds me of BBQ sauce? It definitely is smokey. … Continue reading An unexpected dream team: lapacho and mate tea
I've been to Berlin three times. Two of those times were day trips. One of them started on a night train from Strasbourg. This is a visual memory of that trip. I got soaking wet in the rain, roamed the city when no one else was around (feeling like a metropolis belongs to you is … Continue reading Postcards From Berlin
About one and a half years ago I fell head over heels for essential oils. It's a complex subject, and this won't be an introduction to it. I definitely want to write a bit more about my first steps though, my confusions, my mistakes, my little victories. And maybe a little guide to help anyone … Continue reading A blend for every occasion: essential oils
Can I start every recipe post with drum rolls? It seems so appropriate considering each recipe I share here is amazing. And most of all, they are all fool-proof! Because I make them, multiply times, and they always turn out great. Let me tell you, that doesn't happen with every recipe I try. Absolutely not! … Continue reading Banana bread: simple, healthy, vegan
By now, it's already been over a year since my trip to Ljubljana. My memory has gotten blurry. But I still want to remember this trip as well as I can. This is not a city guide (although I hope to write a few of those in the future as well), but a story of how I roamed the streets of a new city, and completely fell in love.
Introducing green tea with orange zest and peppermint! The perfect sip to start the day. Even though I love blending tea each morning to fit my current mood and needs, I recently set out on the quest of finding the morning tea blend, one that I can prepare and brew when I don’t feel like dreaming … Continue reading A tea blend for slow mornings
Writing a blog has always been there, somewhere, in the back of my mind. Ever since they came to my attention, back when they were digital diaries. My reasons for starting one were plenty. And so were my reasons for why I didn’t. Until I found one that was stronger than my laziness, louder than … Continue reading All I haven’t yet forgotten: My reason why