New Whites

Happy Sunday! Remember when I spoke about wanting to change my interior a bit and freshen things up with more white? Well, it happened faster than expected - and I am so happy with the result. I finally got myself a new sofa yesterday, and it completely changed the feeling of the room. It's much fresher, welcoming, and lighter than before. I loved my old sofa - no doubt - it was a really good ...

U.S. National Banana Bread Day

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Happy (U.S.) National Banana Bread Day guys! I seriously did not know that this day existed until, at the beginning of the year, I looked into what national food days there are to place some in my calendar - and I can assure you, there are numerous! But in all honesty, what better excuse does this day offer than baking a lovely banana cake and indulging in a piece or two for breakfast, combined with ...

Banana Breakfast Muffins

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Hello lovelies! Another week has gone by like no other - and I almost feel like the weekends are going by even faster then they usually do? Nevertheless, I've had some productive days this past week, worked a lot ahead on my studies and am looking forward to my 2 week uni-vacation coming up in 2 weeks. Tonight is date-night, and I will (since the first time in forever) be watching a hockey-match live! I'm ...

Why and How to Stay Hydrated

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Water. You would think there is nothing special about it, yet, it is the one thing our bodies cannot live without. I admit, I barely used to drink water - yes, a glass here and there but I was a sucker for Coke Zero and all other "calorie free" soft drinks. Several months ago, I stopped all of it. I completely live off of water now (and the occasional alcohol, which I am not counting ...

Rolling out of Easter

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Good morning lovelies! Easter has come so quickly and left even faster - can you believe it? I spent a lovely, lazy, long weekend here at my place in Zurich with the family. This year we decided not to go all crazy on chocolate (eggs), since every year we either complain that a) we ate too many :) or b) we throw them all away because no one really wants them. Instead, my mom and ...