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Summer vacation: ON!

So it finally arrived for us: vacation time is ON! We’ve been talking to you about it, giving you tips about where and how to go, what to do. Talking to you constantly about Summer’s “what’s on”. Now it’s our turn.! Our blog is going for a ride… and rejoyce. Please take this precious time to […]

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What’s in season?

Apart from sand, sea and salt, there are surely some fruits and vegetables in season this month of August that is starting off today! Grocery shopping is already a pretty time consuming task, but not knowing what to buy when you get there can be overwhelming and pricey. However, purchasing seasonal foods is a healthy […]

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Recipe: Eton mess cheesecake

Few desserts say summer like Eton mess. Crunchy meringue, whipped cream and strawberry sauce is a winning combination. On top of that… here’s a Eton mess cheesecake just for YOU (by bbc.com) Ingredients: For the cheesecake: 250g/9oz digestive biscuits, crushed; 100g/3½oz unsalted butter, melted, plus extra for greasing; 300ml/10fl oz double cream; 100g/3½oz icing sugar; 1 tbsp vanilla bean paste; 600g/1lb 5oz full-fat cream cheese; 18g/¾oz freeze-dried strawberry pieces […]

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Peach season

Summer season is rich in colorful and tasty fruits and vegetables. Today will leave you with some amazing peaches’ info and beverage recipes! Do you know how to choose peaches and get the best out of them? To buy the sweetest peaches, examine the base color of the peach. The lightest color in the peach should […]

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Summer drinks: Frosé

How do you cool down on a sultry summer night? Prefer a chilly glass of rosé? Or a fruity frozen drink? Here’s some good news, cocktail fans: if you have a blender and an ice cube tray, you no longer have to choose. Frosé—A.K.A. frozen rosé—has lately emerged as the “it” drink of the summer, […]

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July is HERE!

Well, July is here. The hot month by excellence! Summer, vacation, plans, energy! Here are some fun facts about this amazing Summer month: • The name of the seventh month of the year – July – was originally the month of Quintilis in the Roman calendar. It was the fifth month of the year until […]

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Hello Summer!

Warm weather, swimming and vacations — such events often herald the arrival of summer. In the northern hemisphere, summer is the warmest season of the year; extending from the summer solstice through to the autumnal equinox. This season introduces the raining season, because of the heat, water is evaporated and the vapours are safely stored […]

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Update your bed for Summer!

As the temperatures climb, just as you swap out your warmer clothes for a breezy summer wardrobe, you should give your bedding a warm-weather refresh. Some changes might be obvious, like switching out a heavy duvet for lighter bedding, but some items, like when and how to wash your bedding, or when to rotate your […]

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Sunflowers

Sunflowers say “summer” like no other plant. Sunflowers are grown for beauty as well as harvested for seed. As Summer is going by we thought we should pay them a tribute! An annual plant, sunflowers have big, daisy-like flower faces of bright yellow petals (and occasionally red) and brown centers that ripen into heavy heads filled with seeds. […]