Squash & spelt salad with caramelized sprouts

Recipes, Salads
Exam time

Last week was the final week of my semester, the end of a long stretch of studying, a very intense and stressful period. Isn’t it funny how we tend to skip regular meals and grab a snack somewhere instead when we’re busy? One lessons I learned the hard way when I worked in parliament for a year is:

The more stressful your life gets, the more you need to plan your meals ahead.

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Lina’s fake meatball zucchini pasta

Mains, Portraits

When my sister Lina decided to move back to the city we grew up in, many people wondered why. When I finished school, I wanted to move far away, possibly abroad. Now, no one is wondering anymore. She found herself a lovely flat and a job at the cutest organic market via connections. Although she’s really busy with university, she finds time for hobbies and to come up with new recipes.

She made me wonder: Isn’t it braver to try and find happiness where you are than to hunt for it in the distance?