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Simple vegan banana bread recipe

 

As long as you know how to bake, life is sure to be sweet.

 

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Hello Loves!

We absolutely adore baking. It helps us to relax and get our minds of things. Something new we’ve been trying are vegan recipes. Just to see whether they taste as good or even better than regular recipes. Well, this is most definitely the case with the following vegan banana bread recipe. It is super simple and absolutely delicious. Continue reading

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A Spring book haul

 

She read books as one would breathe air, to fill up and live.
Annie Dillard –

 

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Hello Bookworms!

It is no secret that we adore reading.  We love diving into new worlds and living different lives through the magic of words. Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve picked up quite a few books again in several bookstores. Here’s our Spring Book haul.

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Three self-help books that have actually helped us

 

 

Every book you pick up has its own lesson or lessons, and quite often the bad books have more to teach than the good ones.
~Stephen King~

 

 

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Hello Loves!

It’s been a hot minute since we’ve written anything here. But we are back. Today we’ve got three self-help books for you that have actually helped us. Now to be fair, we were (and still are) a bit sceptical about the term “self-help books.” In our opinion any book can be a self-help book, as long as it helps you and maybe teaches you something. However these books that are already connected to the term “self-help” have opened our eyes more than we ever expected when we started reading them. Hence, why we wanted to share them with you. Continue reading

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Pumpkin Muffins

 

Pumpkin Wishes
and
Candy Corn Kisses

 

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Hi Pumpkins!

There is still a month left in Autumn and one of our favourite things to do during this time of year is baking. Recently we tried to make these pumpkin muffins and we absolutely loved them! There sweet, easy to make and a perfect treat for the Fall time.  Continue reading

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TeaChats ep. 1

 

We learn from failure,
not from succes.

 

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Hello people!

Everyday we discover new things, things that aren’t necessarily new to other people, but, they are new to us. Things, such as, how beautiful a word can be or how much energy the sun can give us. They are often silly little things, nevertheless very significant for our lives. We do like to talk about these subjects, hence why we came up with this new concept called TeaChats. During TeaChats we will write, whilst sipping tea, about certain topics that we find interesting, or that we recently discovered, anyway topics we feel like writing about.  Continue reading

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Valentine’s red velvet cupcakes

 

FOOD IS SYMBOLIC OF LOVE WHEN WORDS ARE INADEQUATE.”
~ALAN D. WOLFELT

 

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Hello Sweets!

Since it is Valentine’s day today we wanted to make a valentine-themed dessert. Something we’ve always wanted to try to bake were red velvet cupcakes or a red velvet cake. And we thought this would be a perfect valentine’s dessert. So here is a recipe for these lovely cupcakes (we used the recipe from hummingbird). We absolutely loved them and hope you will too. Continue reading

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Little bobs and pieces gathered over some time

 

 

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Hello All!

We gathered some little bobs and pieces the last couple of weeks and we wanted to share them with you. So here’s is our rather random haul of all kinds of things with respect to lifestyle, fashion, books and music.  Continue reading

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Our top 3 places to read

 

Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.

 

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Hello bookworms!

As every firm believer of books has, we have certain places we prefer to read than other places.  Places where we find it most easy to dive into familiar and unfamiliar books. Here’s our top 3 of places we love to read. Continue reading

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The perfect Christmas

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas…

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Dearest,

You wake up on Christmas morning while the stars are still awake. Your eyes still filled with sleep from the wonderful dream you were dreaming. You look at your window to see if any snow has fallen. To your disappointment, you see no snowflakes on your window. The world has unfortunately not turned white over night. Not that any weather forecast predicted it, nevertheless you still had a tiny bit of hope.  But, that will not spoil your day. You go downstairs to make some tea for yourself. The whole house is quiet as no one seems to have woken up just yet. Continue reading

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How to survive awkward Christmas dinner parties

 

At a dinner party one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well but not too wisely.
~ W. Somerset Maugham

 

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Dear people,

We all know them the awkward (forced) family Christmas dinner parties. With family members you might not know too well or are not very fond of. For us, these night are rather uncomfortable and over the years, we came up with a few steps that help us out to make the evening a bit less awkward.  Continue reading

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