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Cooking & Baking

Easy Scones

This one is also from the archives but how could this one be missing? I like to eat my scones chunky, airy and with raisins for extra sweetness. By adding yoghurt the scones will get airy and not too dry. I hope you’ll enjoy these, they are super easy and fast to make.…

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Home & Garden

A Sofa Cover

A few months ago I went in search for a new sofa cover for my IKEA STOCKSUND sofa. I bought the sofa used about a year ago for just €50 and I wanted it to look fresh and new again. IKEA does a really lousy job with the new STOCKSUND covers as I find them quite dull and outdated – what’s up with that IKEA? So I Googled “sofa covers…

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Home & Garden

A Room of One’s Own

It’s actually the home office and as Boris doesn’t do admin I guess it now has become my room. It used to be a library when we first bought the house with a very wobbly bookcase situation a black tiled floor and a chipwood accent wall. I also edit my photo’s in this room, I blog in this room and I store all my Yvestown memorabilia in this room. If…

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Home & Garden

The Cookbookcase

And all of a sudden I was fed up with this weird blank wall in our dining room that just stood there being a blank wall. I was also fed up with all my cookbooks cramped up in my kitchen, catching grease and dust. So I sat down and drew yet another bookcase. All of the cookbooks I own are in this bookcase which is brilliant as I can order…

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