Recipe: My Mom’s Exotic Thai Soup

I’m sure most of you have a specific recipe you think of when you think of your Mom. I definitely have a few in mind, but one that our entire family always loves and asks for whenever possible, is her warming, somewhat spicy and exotic Thai Soup. Since Jonas and I absolutely love this soup…

My Goals for 2020

With every beginning of a new year, the internet is filled with everyone’s New Years Resolutions… I think it’s great to set yourself some goals or plans for the future, but setting hard-core, drastic resolutions can often be daunting and lead to failure. I often see lists of resolutions spanning 20 countries someone would like…

The Beautiful Island of Cyprus!

Right before Christmas my dad and I went to Cyprus! He went for work and I went along with him as I had never been to this beautiful island and couldn’t pass up the opportunity to see a new place. I also got to meet up with my dear friends Martha and Haris who moved…

The Holidays Have Come & Gone

Hey everyone! Sorry for the long delay in posts over the holidays- seems like Christmas was still to come and in a few manic weeks, it’s now the new year! I don’t know about you, but for me, this year the holidays passed by so quick as I had so many things to do and…

New Addition to the Shkertik Bracelet Range- a Perfect Xmas Gift!

Are you still on the hunt for a little present for someone this Christmas? Well….I love Shkertik Bracelets. They’re a brand of Lithuanian, hand-made, wind-inspired bracelets and I have a whole separate blog post on their classic range from a few years ago. If you haven’t read it yet- please do! These bracelets are a great option if…

Recipe: Lemon, Poppy Seed and Blueberry Cake

Are you a fan of lemon cake and feel like baking this weekend in preparation for December? Then you’ve got to try out this delicious and slightly healthier version of a Lemon and Poppy Seed Cake featuring some Blueberries too! It’s very easy to make, is nice and rich in flavour and super moist- perfect…

The Simplest Way To Drink More Water

Good hydration is key to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Water really is a miracle worker… It’s key for regulating body temperature, maintaining proper brain function, flushing out waste and toxins from your body, protects tissues, spinal cord and joints, aids in digestion, maintains satiety levels and amongst multiple other benefits… helps improve mood. There are…

A Weekend Getaway to Paris!

Hey everyone! So a couple of weeks ago Jonas had an exciting conference he attended with his work in Paris for the week and I joined him during the weekend for a mini getaway. We had been in Paris for a short evening earlier in August, but it was nice to have a longer bit…

Holidays at Home

Hey everyone, happy Sunday! I am now back in Guildford, sitting in bed with my laptop and a glass of rosé, typing up this blogpost before going to read a new book I got and wind down before work tomorrow. I came back to England a week before Jonas as I have to get back…

Snowy Fairy Tale

Hey everyone! I wanted to do a very quick post to say I hope you all are having a lovely Holiday season. I am currently in Lithuania enjoying some well deserved time with friends and family, so haven’t posted anything on my blog in a few days now. I am planning to do a few…

Sunday Breakfast Before the Holidays

Hey everyone! So this past Sunday I went out to breakfast with my friend Gabija before her flight back home to Lithuania. I’m flying out later this week and am absolutely excited- can’t wait to have some time off from work and be back in Lithuania with all my friends and family! We met up…

Restaurant Review: The Ivy Castle View Guildford

Last week Jonas and I had the pleasure of visiting the Ivy in Guildford! I was originally invited to go to a blogger’s brunch but on the day they were holding it I had work so was unable to make it. Nonetheless, I was then invited to come in for a complementary lunch and review…

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Happy December everyone! It’s already the 3rd of the month and before we know it- it will be Christmas! I absolutely LOVE December and the festivities that come with it! It’s a time to reflect on the year before, to enjoy Hot Chocolate, Christmas music, decorate our homes and spend time with loved ones! To…

Magical mother-daughter day in London! 

Hey guys! I graduated yesterday and will have a massive blogpost about it soon! But while I’m away in London I wanted to share a couple of these cute photos my mom and I took today while we had our day out shopping and exploring London! I love London and I won’t lie- it was…

Recipe: Traditional Lithuanian Saltibarsciai (Cold beet soup)

  A truly traditional Lithuanian soup in the summertime is Saltibarsciai which translates to ‘cold beet soup’. It’s bright pink in color and is always interesting to tourists because of what it looks like and the concept. I always say that this is one of the main meals that tourists need to try when they…