morning tea #2

It’s time for our monthly cup of tea again. A lot has happened, mainly good, but also something terribly sad that I never expected to happen so close to home. Well, let’s not keep you in suspense longer than neccesary. Make yourself a nice cup of tea and let’s have a chat. the sweet The best decision I made this month was to take a break from writing new blogposts. It’s not that I have a lack in ideas, on the contrary, I have so many, I could spend all my time working on them. However, that’s not one of my goals in this life. It’s just that I couldn’t find the words to write anything. A few weeks later, I’m in a whole other headspace where there is room for…


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tuna salad

This recipe has been on my to share list since forever. Well, that is a bit of an overstatement, but it has been over a year and a half. I have to admit that this recipe is not entirely my own. It’s another one of those things my mom used to make when there was a grown-up party at our house. As with all of my childhood recipes, this is my rendition of it. For years I have been just throwing a random amount of the ingredients together, adjusting this tuna salad to my taste in that particular moment. But this one time I decided to take the effort to make notes, so I’m finally able to share it with you. My usual variation of this basic recipe is tabasco, but I imagine that a sprinkle of fresh dill…


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morning tea #1

When I first started this blog, I had the intention to share the more mundane stories of my life. But somewhere along the way that never happened and I focused solely on the big things that were happening in my life. In hindsight it’s not so strange that things turned out that way. A lot was happening and I didn’t know how to communicate about it in person, so I turned to writing about it and sharing those stories here. But now everything has slowed down a bit, and I have a life that consists of more than dragging myself from my bed to the couch and watching tv, I thought it might be nice to start sharing those mundane stories of my life. And what better way to do this than having a chat over a…


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