Drinks, Photography

Green juices for a hot summer

Green! Green! Green! It is summer but it is still green outside. So go out and enjoy it before it’s too late. I prepared for you a list of green juices for the summer. Add ice if it is too hot and relax. Stinging nettle tea – great source of energy this is one of… Continue reading Green juices for a hot summer

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Photography, Useful

Growing chilies

I love hot peppers, all types of them. My brother in law gave me some seedlings and some peppers and I tried this year to grow indoors hot peppers. I had 3 peppers and I use the seeds and 4 seedlings. From the 3 peppers I got lots of seeds but in the end I… Continue reading Growing chilies

Photography, Useful

Mushrooms

Mushrooms season is coming so we need to be prepared. I made a list for you with the mushrooms I usually forage.  If you want to know more about one of the mushrooms click on the name. Russula – Some of them are edible Period of appearance: May - November Recipes: marinated or with salt… Continue reading Mushrooms

Desserts, Photography

Honey and stinging nettles syrup

This syrup made with honey and nettles has lots of healthy benefits. Here you can find all about “Stinging nettles” and how healthy they are. When you use it for cooking you collect only the part that is not in the soil, but, for medical reasons, you will collect the whole plant: leaves, flowers, seeds… Continue reading Honey and stinging nettles syrup

Maine dish, Photography

Baked vegetables with rice

In the last couple of weeks I start making lots of baked vegetables. I eat them fresh and I also bake them with meat or without it. I like beetroot because is sweet and is also very healthy. After winter I feel the need of eating lots of vegetables and greens. This is a vegetarian… Continue reading Baked vegetables with rice