Food

Hungry in a hurry: a tasty sandwich snack with peanut butter, grilled aubergine and avocado

2017-12-04
Hungry in a hurry: a tasty sandwich snack with peanut butter, grilled aubergine and avocado

Hungry in a hurry is my new blog post theme under which I will share my tasty creations that require a short time to prepare. My first test-recipe, if you will, is a super tasty and quick sandwich. Everyone loves sandwiches because they kindle our imagination, let us be free in the kitchen and experiment. Today’s Frankenstein sandwich contains: bread (of your liking) avocado (pick a ripe one) grilled paprika (I used from a jar, but if you have time grilled…

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Travel

What are men to rocks and mountains?

2017-11-27
mountains scenery

“What are young men to rocks and mountains?”, asks Elizabeth enthusiastically while anticipating her trip to the “…lakes, mountains, and rivers” and indicating her intention to “…know where we have gone–we will recollect what we have seen”. I too was excited to experience my very first trip to the mountains. Since I was born in Lithuania and currently residing in Denmark – both flatlands packed with hills, dunes, rivers, lakes and forests except mountains of course. For this reason, mountains…

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Food

A Saturday visit to Aarstiderne – the green oasis

2017-08-07

If you drive to the north of Copenhagen, and end up on Humlebæk Strandvej, turn left on Krogerupvej and drive straight for couple hundred of meters. There you will find a wonderful place called Aarstiderne – the green oasis  – where you can buy fresh veggies, grab a fresh cup of coffee or just take a stroll around their garden. Ok, are you wondering what this unpronounceable Aarstiderne is? The idea behind Aarstiderne is quite simple – to provide people…

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Travel

Spring has finally come to Copenhagen

2017-05-13

Finally spring and the warm weather has arrived to Copenhagen. The city is full of movement, buzzing people, laughter and outdoor activities. The perfect time for barbecues, meeting with friends and enjoying the city to the fullest.  …

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Travel

17 km Kalvebod Fælled hike

2017-04-18

Didn’t you know that starting the Easter morning actively by e.g. hiking, running or biking accelerates the rest of your year? Oh you have never heard of such a superstition? I am telling you, it is true! 😉 That is why I was super active on the Easter morning. On top of the 5km run in the morning, I hiked/walked around 17 km in the area called Kalvebod Fælled. I will admit that the scenery was quite ‘meh’, but it is…

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Travel

A day trip to Malmö

2017-04-07

Malmö is a charming city in Sweden, just 30 minutes away from Copenhagen. So, if you are planning on visiting Copenhagen and have an extra day to spare, drop by Malmö, you won’t be disappointed. Malmöhus Castle Malmöhus Castle is the oldest Scandinavia’s Renaissance castle, where Denmark’s coins were minted in the Middle Ages. At the time of my visit, the castle held several exhibitions. The permanent exhibitions primarily focus on history and the temporary exhibitions addressed issues such as…

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Print

My new obsession – linocut!

2017-03-23

My relationship with linocut started when I was scrolling down my Instargarm feed and I saw these beautiful cacti prints. It took me a while to research and find out how this technique was called. Shortly, linocut is a printing technique with which you carve in relief on a block of linoleum. I was really excited to try this form of printing and thus I ordered my kit on Boesner. What do you think of my first attempt to make a…

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