DIY: TOTORO MINI SUCCULENT GARDEN

Totoro Mini Succulent Garden

I love plants but unfortunately the feeling does not seem to be mutual. 🙁  Every time I go on a business trip, back to Europe to visit my family or the sun just gets a little bit too crazy, at least one of my plants decides to commit suicide. Therefore, I decided to make a mini succulent garden for the entrance area in my apartment. I mean, who can kill a cactus, right? Here is what you need for your mini succulent garden:  a small wooden box (I got mine at Daiso) cactae and succulents soil gravel optional: toy figures popsicle sticks white […]

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DIY: SHELF

DIY shelf

When I moved to Taipei, I was looking for a small, cozy place to live. Which I found. Don’t get me wrong, I like my apartment, however, there is one thing that I am not a big fan of. Which is the kitchen. Reason #1: It is tiny.  Reason #2: There is no oven. Reason #3: It is tiny. But have a look for yourself. It is adorable and functional but as a foodie and passionate cook, I sometimes wished there was more storage space. I would have never thought that I would miss something as simple and stupid as a drawer.  My […]

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DIY: UPCYCLING OLD CHAIRS

Shame on me. It’s been such a long time since my last post and I feel super guilty about neglecting my blog for more than a couple of months. Happy uber belated New Year to everyone and sorry about my lack of correspondence! For a change I thought I blog about something non food-related. But don’t worry, I am still Taiwanese ergo I will never stop eating and cooking and/or baking. Some time ago we decided to get an upgrade on the ever so comfy (NOT!), plasticky IKEA Marius stools around the dining table. However, as our budget is rather […]

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