Photos that make me smile #48

Happy Sunday! I absolutely love lazy Sunday mornings & today is no different. Jonas and I came back from a long weekend trip in Edinburgh last night & after a lovely late morning today, I’m now enjoying a cup of coffee while the sun beams into our living room through the window. I’ve got a…

Summer Picnic Ideas!

Did you know that this week is National Picnic Week here in the UK? 🙂 Well I didn’t know until I checked my work marketing calendar that I have on my desk and right when I saw it I thought- what a PERFECT idea for a blogpost! Some of you may be big picnic fans…

Nutrition 101: Eat the Rainbow!

You must have heard that we should all eat our greens. However, it’s much more important for all of us to eat a rainbow. Not skittles or M&Ms in fact, but a variety of fruits and vegetables of different colour! “Why?” you ask? Let me explain 🙂 Plants have various components such as phytonutrients which…

Photos that make me Smile #41

Hey lovelies! Hope you’re having a fabulous week and are enjoying life! I’ve been super busy but also enjoying any free time I have at home with Jonas, writing blogposts & reading! I’ve been on such a reading bug lately- either listening to audiobooks on my commute to work or reading in bed in the…

My Top Tips: How to be a Morning Person

All of my life I’ve always been some sort of a morning person. I’ve never been part of the 4:30am club, nor was I happy to get up at 6:30 for work, but I’ve always thought of myself as someone who enjoys mornings as long as I have some sort of control over them! As…

Recipe: Very simple lake house apple pie

  This pie is ultra simple and so delicious! Raimundas’ friends said it tastes like Christmas, so I guess this would be perfect as a treat in December! I have a traditional Lithuanian apple pie recipe which you can check out here, but this one is butter free and a bit different!I hope you enjoy! Recipe: makes…

Friday favorites: Feeling the spring 

I’ve been truly enjoying the re-vitalising and exciting spring and decided to bring back these Friday Favorite posts! What a great opportunity to keep you guys updated with what I’ve been loving- especially while I’ve been away for so long! 1. Fresh fruit and berries Probably one of the best things about the summer and…

Coffee, chocolates and a good read.

Sometimes we all just need some time to relax, unwind and destress. I posted a blogpost a few months ago about my tips for relaxing and destressing and decided to use my advice myself. It’s been really busy at work and I have been really tired when I come back that I tend to just…