Monthly Archives: January 2012

Rocky Road Malts Recipe

Makes: 4 servings

Start to Finish: 10 mins

  • 1
    chocolate ice cream
  • 1/3 – 1/2
    cup milk
  • 1/3
    cup chocolate instant malted milk powder
  • 1/4
    cup creamy peanut butter
Directions1. In a blender place half of the ice cream, 1/3 cup of the milk, the malted milk powder, and peanut butter. Read the rest of this entry

Crafts out of Newspapers

As the old joke goes, what is black and white and read all over? The newspaper! Not as many people read the paper these days and many papers are losing money and shutting down. But I still like holding a paper in my hands once in a while, even if I cannot find one I trust anymore.

Source: via Ashley Dera on Pinterest

I figured if I cannot find a paper worth reading, maybe I could find some fun crafts to do with the ones that sometimes get delivered to my door. Read the rest of this entry

Taboo Restaurant & Bar in Curitiba, Brazil

For the project of Taboo lounge, bar and restaurant , Guilherme Torres was inspired by famous night clubs of Paris and New York.
Since its opening, in 2004, it has been one of the high spots in Curitiba, Brazil. The owner, Guilherme Torres’ friend, asked him to elaborate a proposal taking as the starting point the old building of the previous bar. Read the rest of this entry

Quote for Today: Save your heart…

…for someone who leaves you breathless.

Photo of the Day: Giraffe

Photographer: unknown

DIY: The ‘Waterfall Braid’

I found this amazing tutorial today on how to make the ‘waterfall braid’ at the …love Maegan‘s blog:

waterfall braid, Partial French Braid Cascade Hair Tutorial -back   , wedding hair, braids, hair tutorials, how to french braid, half french braid, pretty hair styles Read the rest of this entry

Russian Saturday: Сатурн и суббота

Субботой правит Сатурн, планета-ограничитель, поэтому в субботу хорошо ограничивать свои желания и не излишествовать -стараться меньше кушать, поменьше говорить, да и вообще меньше придавать значения своим желаниям. Не нужно говорить лишние слова, рассказывать «налево и направо» о своих проблемах и переживаниях.
Очень разумно в субботу делать покупки, ведь Сатурн-ограничитель не позволит много истратить и купить что-то лишнее. Read the rest of this entry

Love is…

…still feeling his presence though he’s not there.

Movie for Tonight – The Lake House

This is definitely one movie I love, and can never get enough. It’s so romantic… Plus it was filmed in Chicago 🙂

Here’s one of my favorite scenes from it: Read the rest of this entry

Dancers among us