Tart pastry: 200g plain flour 110g unsalted butter, cold 60g icing sugar 1 egg yolk 2 tbsp cold water sprinkle of salt Put the flour and butter into a bowl. Cut with a knife until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Add the rest of ingredients, stir until the dough holds together. Press the dough evenly… Continue reading Marzipan-cherry-orange tart recipe
Hello 🙂 One of my New Year’s resolutions was to read (at least) one book each month. The book I chose for January is Northern Lights by Philip Pullman, the first book of His Dark Materials trilogy. This is not the first time I’m reading it, but it is the first time in a very… Continue reading Book of the month – January – Northern Lights
Hello, I hope everyone’s having a nice day 🙂 I popped into a drugstore yesterday and picked a few makeup&beauty items: Rimmel Wake me up foundation I usually use Rimmel foundations – mainly Lasting Finish, but this time I decided to pick the Wake me up one. I’ve had it before and it works well… Continue reading Little makeup&beauty haul
So I wanted to write a post on my current makeup favourites but I realized that nothing has changed since my last makeup favourites post, so instead I decided to mention all kinds of things I enjoyed in the past year or so. Let’s get started! Original source shower gels Yep, I know, they’re known… Continue reading Favourites 2017
Good afternoon, I hope everyone’s having a great day (even though it’s Monday :D) I decided to tidy up my desk the other day and found my old colouring books that I’d completely forgotten… and now I’m hooked on colouring again. It’s said to be a great stress relief, which is surprising, cause I’d imagine… Continue reading Stress relief – colouring books for adults
Crest (for one 36x36cm tray – it turns out very thick, use half of the ingredients if you prefer your pizza wih thin crest) -4 heaping cups of plain flour -50g fresh yeast -2 tablespoons of vegetable oil -1 teaspoon of salt -1 teaspoon of sugar -1/2 cup of warm (but not hot!) water ~1… Continue reading Pizza time! (recipe)
So I’ve been on this papercrafting spree since the New Year’s… first making gift tags, now switching to cards 😀 One of them will go to my grandma on Grandmother’s Day (we celebrate it on January 21st), the rest… no idea, but I’ll sure find a use for them 🙂 My desk is an absolute… Continue reading More papercrafts… cards!