Baška…the island of Krk

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Baška…the island of Krk
Baška stretches along the south-south-east coast of Krk and is divided by the island’s cliffs, and therefore you can enjoy the sun all day long. If you do not like the crowds, you will not find a better place in the summer days than Baška. For those of you who enjoy peace and quiet, take some time and head for the surrounding hills and cliffs. When you reach a top, you will be rewarded with an amazing view over the coastal towns of Crikvenica, Selce and N.Vinodolski, as well as the desert islands towards the south.

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Recipes

Banana Nut Cheesecake Banana Nut Cheesecake

Recipe for Banana Nut Cheesecake.

Summer salad Summer salad

Recipe for a summer salad

Chocolate pudding Chocolate pudding

Recipe for the chocolate pudding

Chestnut pie Chestnut pie

Recipe for a chestnut pie

Mushroom risotto Mushroom risotto

Recipe for mushroom risotto

Nasturtium salad Nasturtium salad

Tasty nasturtium salad

Fried elderberry Fried elderberry

Recipe for delicious fried elderberry.

Oyster mushrooms à la French Oyster mushrooms à la French

Recipe for oyster mushrooms à la French

Rice salad Rice salad

Recipe for a tasty rice salad…

A hilly village in Međimurje (Part 3) A scrumptious homemade pizza A hilly village in Međimurje (Part 3) A scrumptious homemade pizza

One might ask the question: What has the pizza got in common with Međimurje? Well, the world is a global village and many people have introduced this wonderful dish into their diet. Here is a recipe I use.

Pavlova Pavlova

Recipe for a very delicious cake – Pavlova.

Hansel & Gretel – wooden sunglasses! Hansel & Gretel – wooden sunglasses!

Every pair of Hansel & Gretel sunglasses is handcrafted from quality wood.
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Ice-cream Ice-cream

Do you know that ice-cream is a 4000 years old icy treat?
The Chinese were the first to make this sweet mixture of snow, fruit and milk 4000 years ago. Even before that a Greek doctor Hippocrates recommended frozen food as a cure for diseases because he believed it has a vitalizing effect. Alexander the Great used to treat his commanders with sweetened snow.

What To Take For Hot Flashes – Sage Not Just for Enhancing Your Thanksgiving Meal What To Take For Hot Flashes – Sage Not Just for Enhancing Your Thanksgiving Meal

For centuries common sage, Salvia officinalis the Latin name, has been used as a reliable and safe natural herbal treatment for night sweats.
As more and more woman are turning away from hormone replacement therapy and seeking natural relief from hot flashes the herb sage has been recognized as an option.
So if you are struggling with what to take for hot flashes …

Common houseleek Common houseleek

People used to grow the houseleek on roofs because they believed it guarded them from lightning, witches, and diseases. There is an old saying: Better a houseleek on the house than two dogs in front of the house.
Common houseleek (Sempervivum tectorum) also known as hens and chicks, live-forever, old man-and-women is a perennial plant with thick fleshy leaves forming a basal rosette. The colour of the leaves ranges from light green to dark green, burgundy and purple.

Iguana as a pet Iguana as a pet

Have you ever thought about having an iguana as a pet? It may sound unusual but it is not that uncommon.

The green iguana due to its calm disposition is one of the most popular reptile pets. It is native to tropical areas of south and Central America and it can grow to 2 metres in length if well fed and taken care of. Their life expectancy is 10 – 15 years.

However, a potential owner should think well if such an animal is an appropriate pet for him.

What is speedway? What is speedway?

Still don’t know what speedway is?

Speedway is one of the most exciting motorsports and is becoming more popular every day all around the world and in Croatia as well.

Visiting a speedway race does not mean people are tired of other sports and want to see something new this time. On the contrary, the real reason …

Fear of public performance Fear of public performance

Anxiety connected with the fear of public performance is a common problem with a lot of people. Some individuals feel the constant fear, although public performance or presenting ideas are a part of their everyday life.

Make your fear of public performance dissapear!

How to improve your fitness last minute? How to improve your fitness last minute?

Start moving – feel the energy.

This is a well-known current problem this time of the year. Being overweight and having poor fitness is the problem which becomes more than obvious in the first sunny days of spring. The first thing you should remember: You are not alone!

Oyster mushrooms in nature Oyster mushrooms in nature

Oyster mushrooms are successfully grown on mushroom farms. However, there is nothing more amazing than finding the mushrooms on a living tree in late autumn or winter.

Banana Eggnog Banana Eggnog

Recipe for a very delicious drink – Banana Eggnog