The Most Beautiful Easter Eggs of All!! – Part 1.


The story goes like this…

Quite a few days now, I noticed a couple of collared doves coming at my kitchen’s balcony every now and then, especially in my parsley pot. Many times I pulled my kitchen’s curtain to scare them and make them leave. It was only temporary. Each time they were returning after a while. Not even my little one, with his shouts and his toys noises, managed to make them go away.

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Decorate with Beautiful Flowers and Fairy Lights Made by Egg Cartons

So, it’s spring time, Easter is around the corner, and we have already bought dozens of eggs   to dye. Egg cartons are ideal for paper constructions that exploit both the texture and the particular shape – dents of the cups. This is one of the most  enjoying paper constructions you have ever tried, which also ends with a very special and impressive result!!
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Duck a l’Orange Recipe



  • A whole duck about 2.5-3 kg,
  • a few sprigs of fresh rosemary (or a tablespoon of dry one),
  • a few sprigs of fresh thyme (or a tablespoon dry one),
  • 1-1 ½ orange (or blood orange even better),
  • 8 cloves of garlic,
  • 2 medium-sized onions peeled and cut into quarters,
  • 2 stalks celery cut in large pieces,
  • 3 carrots cut in pieces,
  • 1 bay leaf,
  • sea salt and freshly ground pepper,
  • 2 tbsp plain flour,
  • one tbsp honey and 1/2 cup of orange juice,
  • potatoes and carrots for the side dish.

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