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Gingerbread spiced disaster – how to survive festive time

Although Christmas is a long-awaited time that most of us who celebrate it love, it’s filled with dangerous spikes that can poison the blissful, festive atmosphere. Let’s have a look at what to avoid to have this holiday season stay jolly and not turn into a gingerbread spiced disaster. Calm down It’s hard not to… Continue reading Gingerbread spiced disaster – how to survive festive time

Beauty · Life · Other

You are what you eat – proteins

Welcome to the first episode of You are what you eat series. As I said in the introduction, I’m going to focus on main nutrients first. This week’s hero is… protein! Role in our bodies First things first: proteins are mainly responsible for building muscles – that’s what we learn at school and it’s accurate… Continue reading You are what you eat – proteins

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Finding your place – why it’s good to be selfish

Inspired by this week’s discover challenge I thought I’d write a few words on why it’s good to be selfish when we’re trying to find our place in this world. I should start by saying that – in my own eyes – I’m a very empathic person and for my nearest and dearest I’d do… Continue reading Finding your place – why it’s good to be selfish

Beauty · Life · Other

You are what you eat – Introduction

I’m kicking off with a new weekly series: You are what you eat. I’d like to share with you what I’ve learnt in the subject over the course of the last few years. I’m no expert by any means, although I’ve spent a long time searching for all those pieces of information. Also, before we… Continue reading You are what you eat – Introduction

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VR – Christmas gift idea for gamers and tech-fans

Let’s stay in the Christmas spirit, shall we? One of the toughest questions asked in this festive time is: ‘what do you want to get for Christmas’? People generally tend to say that it’s easy to find presents for girls – all you need is to invade a drugstore, buy a bunch of make-up/skin care… Continue reading VR – Christmas gift idea for gamers and tech-fans

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Smartie cookies – quick, easy & delicious

These cookies are extremely quick and easy to make, and – according to my friends and family – they’re one of the most delicious cookies you could imagine. Sweet, with an aftertaste of honey and some crunch from smarties. Ingredients: 100 g unsalted butter, room temperature 80 g sugar 1 tablespoon of honey 150 g… Continue reading Smartie cookies – quick, easy & delicious