Better late than never – get back in touch!

We all have friends on Facebook, in our phones, in our heads that we have not spoken to in a while. We still care about them, as we read their latest status and we put…

The most delicious and easiest potato recipe ever

Here’s an old time favourite, that you can find in many recipe sites and books. It takes about 5mn prep, and about 40mn cooking: What you need for 2 people: 500g of baby potatoes Sea…

Coconutty scallops & spinach

Today, I didn’t have time to cook… but I still managed to do this: What you need: Scallops (4-6/people depending on your budget as well) Coconut milk 2 Tsp Coconut oil Spinach Garlic Coriander (fresh…

7 things to do or think about when you come back from travelling

I recently read a blog post dedicated to how hard it can be to come home, after spending some time in other countries. When I say some time, I mean over a month away from…

Why did you decide to emigrate?

As far as I can remember, I have always wanted to go and live abroad “when I grow up”. The exact destination was never really the UK, but that is where I ended up… 6…

Greens and yellow – a summer omelette

For 2 people you need: 4/6 eggs 1 courgette a bunch of fresh chives 2 Tsp of olive oil Salt & Pepper Optional: garlic or onion, Feta cheese If you are using garlic and/or onion,…

When seafood meets the softness of avocado and the kick of a grapefruit

Here’s a quick recipe that is absolutely gorgeous… for 2 people: -1 grapefruit (1 is enough for 2-3 ppl) – 2 avocados – seafood: either tuna (in brine, not oil), crayfish or shrimps – olive…

Express fish and veg recipe for Microwave or Oven

What you need: – white fish fillet (1 per person or 1/2 per person depending on the fish) – vegetables that can cook as fast as the fish, in a steamed way (carrots, mangetout, courgette…)…

Actively seeking change is like skydiving

Or maybe I should have titled this post: The 2% Mindset, as per the infography I saw today here.   The 2% Mindset explains that most of the population wants to be like everyone else,…

People wait all week for Friday, all year for summer, and all life for Happiness

Yesterday, I was talking with a friend, and we were discussing how his life is going, and how much he has managed to achieve lately, by focusing on what is important. Then we moved on…