Cooking for my dear ones, reading a good book, finding a perfect bag on sale, learning sth new, discovering interesting places, sleeping in clean sheets, eating ice cream on a hot sunny day….
Today, I saw it for the first time! My boyfriend jumped into the sea getting ready to go spearfishing. He noticed something and at first he thought it was a sunken mooring buoy, but as he got closer he discovered it was a barrel jellyfish!
You Must Have a Plan Last month my big city boyfriend from the continent visited my hometown for the first time. I wanted to show him the beauties of the Mediterranean so I made a perfect plan: few days of sailing and I’ll cook what we get from the sea (at least one dinner :)) …
During summer our little town on the Adriatic Sea is full of tourists and what’s funny to see is that most of them are swimming in pools. For the locals that’s hilarious; why would anyone want to swim in the pool while the beautiful, clean and clear sea is just one jump away?! I mean, …
I remember the first time I tried smokvenjak (fig cake). I was in Brovinje, a village above Koromacno, on the west coast of Istria (Croatia)… and an old local men offered me this sticky sweet cake of strange texture. It was disgusting and so good at the same time.
Lavender always remindes me of bees buzzing and butterflies flying ‘cause there is often sth near enjoying the smell or sucking the nectar. Unlike people, bees and butterflies, the mosquitos don’t like it’s scent, so they don’t stick around. And that’s why I love to be around lavender… delightful fragrance and no mosquitos! 🙂
All my life I watch my father diving and catching fish. It looks so easy, he put on his diving suit, flippers and mask, takes the spear gun into his arms and jumps into the sea. After couple of hours he is back with crabs, shells, octopus and fish. Depends of the territory and our wishes, of course :).