May 22, 2020

Save insects, Start a three zone garden!

Today's the international day for biological diversity and for the occasion I wanted to tell you about a gardening method that does wonders for the environment: Three zone gardening.

May 11, 2020

Interview with Monica, founder of The Lovely Things

If you've been reading my blog for long enough, you have definitely seen some of the designs of today's guest. Her bags, to be more specific. So it made perfect sense to invite her to participate in  the interviews. We are meeting Monica, the founder of The Lovely things!

May 1, 2020

Nettle borek

Aaaah nettles! What would I do without you? Stinging nettles (Urtica dioica) are actually one of my favourite plants and I very often drink them as tea. It is known they have many medicinal uses, from reducing inflammation to lowering blood cholesterol and even treating cancer but mainly, they're just really rich in minerals like calcium, iron, magnesium and other nutrients like vitamin C, carotenoids and flavonoids. They've been used for centuries to cure ailments but they've also been eaten as a leaf vegetable for just as long. Everybody has heard of nettle soup, right?