decor · Diary

Budget Wall Decor Ideas

In My Home Decor Adventures so far I showed one of my Budget Wall Decors. Above our dining table, we have an (usually) Anthropologie Tea/Kitchen/Dish Towel hung using binder clips, which is easy to change based on seasons/events: October/November: December: My other “trick” that I’ve used is wrapping paper in frames. This has brought lots of brightness… Continue reading Budget Wall Decor Ideas

Recipes

Cheese & Wine Nights (Summer & Winter Sangria recipes)

I like doing cheese & wine get-togethers as soon as British Summer Time ends and it gets dark early, and the weather becomes cold. I do it a few time from November to March (I can say do now because it’s the second year running that we’re doing this). This year we had our first… Continue reading Cheese & Wine Nights (Summer & Winter Sangria recipes)

Diary · Travel

Thessaloniki, Greece – October 2018

Landed in Thessaloniki on Saturday night. Got picked up from the airport by my flatmates from uni and their flatmate from postgrad. After the adventure of finding parking, we did the adventure of finding place to eat. The places to eat and drink in Thessaloniki allegedly stay open till the last customer leaves. We walked… Continue reading Thessaloniki, Greece – October 2018

decor · Diary

Living Room Upgrade (March -> Oct 2018)

Before (March 2018):  Spark (May 2018): Plans: – (NEXT) Sonoma III Corner sofa – left hand (4 seats) Studio Texture Mandarin – (SwoonEditions) Abberwick Chair, Indigo Chevron – YAMAHA Arius White (was supposed to be driven from Geneva – bought new) – (Ikea) VITTSJÖ Nest of 2 tables – (Ikea) Ikea PS Cabinet, blue – (Ikea) curtains – (Anthropologie)… Continue reading Living Room Upgrade (March -> Oct 2018)

Diary · Travel

München & Oktoberfest – October 2018

Day 1: Munich City Centre – and the Isartor side Landed in Munich on Friday morning and took an S-bahn from the airport to Ostbanhopf (Munich Ost) after buying myself an airport-city-day-ticket for 13 euros following these instructions. I left my luggage at Ostbanhopf instead of Haupbanhopf (Central Station) as the luggage lockers were absolutely… Continue reading München & Oktoberfest – October 2018

Adventure · Diary · Recipes

Spanische Windtorte & Crème Brûlée – GBBO inspired

GBBO Challenge Part 1: I’ve started it! 2 down… My friend is visiting, and she can’t have gluten, but can have eggs, so I picked two very egg based recipes, the Spanische Windtorte and Crème Brûlée. I was only gonna do the Spanische Windtorte, but I realised that it made sense to do Crème Brûlée… Continue reading Spanische Windtorte & Crème Brûlée – GBBO inspired