Monthly Archives: January 2012

Local, Seasonal and Organic Food…

Organic food is better for the environment and better for you. However, I can’t stand the idea of buying organic food produced on the other side of the world. When I first moved to Dublin, I really stuggled to find … Continue reading

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La faim des haricots, Toulouse, France

During my christmas break I went back to what used to be my favourite restaurant: La Faim des Haricots (3 rue du Puits Vert, Toulouse – website in English). I was delighted to see that the place hadn’t changed since … Continue reading

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My lovely cat…

My Mum has always been a big knitter but despite all her effort to teach me how to knit as a child I never got into it. Seven months ago I decided to give it another go and asked her … Continue reading

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How to reuse or recycle old perfurme bottles?

One of my 2011 new year resolutions was to get rid of stuff that I did not use anymore – tricky when you like keeping everything “just in case”. I brought some clothes to my local charity shops and sold … Continue reading

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My herbal tea plants…

When I started my balcony garden two years ago I was looking for beautiful and useful plants. I initially started with herbs, then planted some flowers and have recently growed some tomatoes and carrots. A year ago, I decided to … Continue reading

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