Category: Sweet and Savory Delights


DAY 96

Ever since Happiness heard your name It has been running through the streets Trying to find you. Persian Poet, Hafez


DAY 82


DAY 80

picking rasberries

DAY 49

‘Sometimes,’ said Pooh, ‘the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.’ from Winnie the Pooh by A. A. Milne, (18 January 1882 – 31 January…


DAY 44

You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I’m not hungry enough to eat six. Lawrence “Yogi” Berra (born May 12, 1925) is retired American Major League…


DAY 43

Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet Jean-Jacques Rousseau (28 June 1712 – 2 July 1778), Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer of the 18th century.


DAY 41

How to sit in a chair and drink tea. “First, slow down, like you’ve just turned off the highway into a quiet neighborhood. Normal rat-race speed is unsuitable…


DAY 40

Making sushi is an art, and experience is everything. Nobuyuki “Nobu” Matsuhisa (born March 10, 1949) is a chef and restaurateur known for his fusion cuisine blending traditional…


DAY 27

My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it’s on your plate – that’s my philosophy. Thornton Niven…


DAY 22

All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt. Charles M. Schulz (November 26, 1922 – February 12, 2000) nicknamed Sparky, was an American…


DAY 19

In my own hands I hold a bowl of tea; I see all of nature represented in its green color. Closing my eyes, I find green mountains and…


DAY 18

Wanting to change the world is illusory, while to understand that it is us we have to change first is a sign of wisdom. Becoming aware of what…


DAY 10

“When someone seeks,” said Siddhartha, “then it easily happens that his eyes see only the thing that he seeks, and he is able to find nothing, to take…



Tea should be taken in solitude. C. S. Lewis  (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963), Irish novelist, poet, academic.



Baklava, oh sweet baklava! Ingredients 100 g walnuts 100 g almonds 100 g pistachios 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cloves 200 g butter, melted 2 X…