Monthly Archives: May 2014

Not everything I make works out

Not everything I make works out. I soaked some chickpeas over the weekend, intending to make hummus, but I did not get around to it. After being in the water for two days they had developed some fungus and I … Continue reading

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From Poncho to Pillow

One of my first knitting projects was a poncho. Made out of novelty-like yarn, it was warm, but too short for my upper body and my neck was always cold while wearing it, so I never used it. The poncho … Continue reading

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Yogurt-based smoothies

Bananas are the only type of fruit/veg that I dislike and avoid as much as possible. I try to eat them every year or so, but every time I do not like the smell and the taste. I once tried … Continue reading

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Home Decor

We do not have a lot of decoration stuff around the house. I like relatively empty and clean surfaces with a few nice items in neutral colors here and there. I have some bowls and stuff to put in bowls, … Continue reading

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Tidy a Shelf

I do most of my housework on the weekends. If I can stay on top of the regular chores, such as laundry, vacuuming, cleaning bathrooms etc, I am usually pretty content. Sometimes I have time to do something ‘extra’, something … Continue reading

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Tortilla Soup

I am trying out different tortilla soup recipes, in search of the one that does not require a lot of time to make and tastes wonderful to us. I have never been to Mexico and I have never tasted the … Continue reading

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Bumblebee love

For some reason our garden has lots of bumblebees, but very little ‘ordinary’ bees. I could watch the bumblebees in our garden for hours as they make their way from one flower to the next. I love how they use … Continue reading

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