Tag: fruit

Plum blueberry coconut crisp

One of the best ways you can use up ripe summer fruit is to make this plum blueberry coconut crisp. A comforting no-fuss dessert for a crowd, it combines ripe plums and blueberries (cooked in lemon and sugar) and a crispy…

Coconut apricot puffed rice bars

These chewy and naturally sweet coconut apricot puffed rice bars just might be your new favorite snack. They involve zero baking, very little prep and last for days. You can use them in your breakfast bowls or have one for…

Slovenian apple pie

If there’s one thing that I need to bake during the autumn and winter months it’s apple pie. There’s just no way around it. It’s Slovenian apple pie, to be more specific, although I’ll take anything with apples, including strudel…

Vanilla pineapple preserves



I’ve seen some of you switched to DST over the weekend. Hope it didn’t ruin your morning sleep, in case you had to be somewhere early on Sunday.

We still have to wait for a little less than 2 weeks before the change and I already know now that I’ll forget all about it until I wake up on that Sunday and realize that I slept one hour less. What’s good is that I only have one clock I have to change manually, so at least that’s easy.

Vanilla pineapple preserves

Anyway, before DST happens, I have something more exciting going on. I am counting down the days, 5 days to be exact, till Sunday. That is the day that this season’s ski jumping World Cup ends and we have tickets for the final competition! And one of our jumpers is getting the Crystal Globe. How amazing is that!

Buttery plum pie bites

I was going to start this post by telling you all about plums and how they’re the best thing you can have during this season, and how I didn’t even like them as a kid, but then life happened. And now I don’t feel like writing about plums anymore.

buttery plum pie bites

I got a call from a card management center and the woman on the other end of the line informed me of some odd transactions made with my Visa card. I didn’t notice anything myself, so I was shocked by it all. And confused and by the end of the day pretty pissed.

Card fraud when I’m really careful? When I rarely even use the card? When there are codes you need to enter that are supposed to protect you? What the hell? Well apparently this shit still happens and it can happen to anyone.

plum pie bites