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Asian Flavoured Pumpkin Soup Recipe
Food

Asian Flavoured Pumpkin Soup Recipe

A friend of mine gave me a pumpkin during yesterday’s workshop. He asked me if I can make a pumpkin recipe next time. I thought maybe I should wait till weekend to make it, because Monday is always my busiest day of the week. My father always tells me not […]

Joy to the world of home fragrance
Fragrance / Interior Styling

Joy to the world of home fragrance

Today I would like to talk about how to use scent for our room. I am not suggesting any specific notes in today’s blog, but a few lines of thoughts; which could help you to optimize the joy of nice ambient. Sometimes I heard people complaining about the scent at […]

Healthy and easy to make stir fry eggplant recipe
Food

Healthy and easy to make stir fry eggplant recipe

During my study time, I had a lot of gathering at my home with lots of friends. Most of the time, I cooked Chinese food at the end of the day. So nice to hear comments: “wow, I never eat shrimps, you cook this way, it tastes so nice. I […]

Wise thoughts – Embrace the imperfections of others and admire their qualities
Flower Inspirations / Fragrance / Interior Styling

Wise thoughts – Embrace the imperfections of others and admire their qualities

This morning when I opened my email box, I was so overwhelmed by warm wishes and comments on my blog and Facebook. These comments and wishes meant a lot to me. I thought I was alone on the journey to the world of creativity, I thought everyone was too busy […]

Housewarming invitations made with passion and love
Design

Housewarming invitations made with passion and love

We have been moved into our new place for almost four months. You know that moving costs a lot of your energy if you have to plan and work out everything besides your daily job. Even though it is a 60m2 apartment, it still takes time and planning to get […]

Monday recipe – A light and refreshing chicken salad
Flower Inspirations / Food / Interior Styling

Monday recipe – A light and refreshing chicken salad

Good morning everyone, hope you all had a wonderful weekend. I did enjoy this weekend very much. I had a few very exciting events such as my dear friend Jacqueline’s engagement lunch and family gathering in the Saturday evening. I have been very busy organizing all sort different things as […]

The good nose – how to style your home deliciously with Parfum D’Interieur
Fragrance

The good nose – how to style your home deliciously with Parfum D’Interieur

When we style our houses, we pay much attention to the color, the pattern, the material, the shape and texture in order to make sure that we create an atmosphere which will make sure to bring you peace and tranquility to the home or shall I say to make it […]

Healthy, easy and mouth watering traditional Chinese recipes
Food

Healthy, easy and mouth watering traditional Chinese recipes

Food provides nutrition for our body. Everyday many people prepare different kinds of food with family or alone. Making food is just like making music or fragrance. You need to have different layers or notes to blend it. You need to strike the key elements of it and balance them […]

Stella In Two Peony perfume
Fragrance

Stella In Two Peony perfume

This month is a peony month. I had my wedding anniversary and got a bunch of beautiful Red Charm peony flowers from John. It reminded me of my trip to Hong Kong when I got a gift from John – Stella In Two Peony perfume in 2005. I have to […]

Lovely wedding invitations – cute modern letterpress design
Wedding

Lovely wedding invitations – cute modern letterpress design

When I was requested by a friend of mine to make her wedding invitations this week, I was thinking of using a traditional print technique such as letterpress. I love letterpress, because the design is so abstract, the smell and texture of ink on the paper is so vivid. The […]

Top 10 wedding photographers – let’s get inspired
Wedding

Top 10 wedding photographers – let’s get inspired

We say pictures say more than 1000 words. I am so lucky today to come across the blog Aperturaphoto by Ray Erwin. A good starting point in very important search for wedding photographers. Pictures are about emotion, about the memorable moments with someone we love and care. In his large […]

Wedding Flowers – Tips for Centerpieces
Flower Inspirations / Wedding

Wedding Flowers – Tips for Centerpieces

May is the month for weddings in The Netherlands. Our wedding was also in May. There are so many ways to make the wedding flower design simple yet have dazzling effects. But some preparations are needed in advance in order to make it work. Today I will concentrate on Wedding […]