Dinner on a beach

Dinner on a beach

It’s one of those bucket list things. Dinner on a beach. I’m not talking fish n chips, here (although that can be pretty perfect, too) I’m talking dressing up, fine dining, cocktails, and all with toes in the sand. So when we discovered that our holiday rental had access to this pretty beach – a […]

via Dinnertime in Blue Bay, Curaçao — Rose Bay Letters

National Milk Chocolate Day

National Milk Chocolate Day

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Five Facts about Chocolate: More than 50 percent of adults in the US prefer chocolate to any other flavor. Americans eat 2.8 billion pounds of candy annually. About half of it is chocolate. The word chocolate comes from “Xocolatl,” the Aztec word that means “bitter water.” Eating chocolate can help prevent tooth decay and works […]

via July 28th is National Milk Chocolate Day — Foodimentary – National Food Holidays

Unique feature in Iceland is the waterfalls

Unique feature in Iceland is the waterfalls

A unique feature in Iceland is the waterfalls. Not only they are stunning to look at, but also many of them have fascinating folk mythologies. Waterfalls, in Icelandic, are ‘foss’ – weirdly, many Icelandic folklores are dark and spooky…

via Dramatic Waterfalls in Iceland — Knycx Journeying

yoga

Yoga

When I enrolled to Pascale Wettstein’s Yoga Teacher Training (YTT), it was all for shaping my body. I had no idea I would learn so much about shaping my life … Invaluable Mindfulness I have started to appreciate the meaning of “being present” while practicing yoga poses. After all the hours I spent studying anatomy, learning about lengthening, […]

via 5 treasures I found in my Yoga Teacher Training — Estelea's Blog

Mint Chocolate Chip ice cream

Mint Chocolate Chip ice cream

After a successful first attempt at homemade ice-cream, which can be found here, I was straight into the kitchen again working out recipes to try something new. I love Mint Chocolate Chip, and loved Jane’s (from Jane’s Patisserie) “No Churn” recipe here. With the summer months fast approaching, ice cream is going to be the top of all […]

via Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream — LOVE the little bakery

Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island

Not long ago I posted about Quamichan Lake and its many moods. The photos in that post were taken from the only place that you can park a car. Yesterday we found another access to Quamichan Lake, this one down a short trail in a beautiful housing development. There was a small fishing wharf but […]

via Another View of Quamichan Lake and Mt. Prevost — Living on Vancouver Island