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Winter Reading List

January 9, 2018

 

When the temperatures are low, absence of sun, short days and long nights and a lot of holidays, staying at home is an enjoyment. Wrapped in your favorite scarf or blanker, with a cup of warm tea in your hand. For this photo to be complete, you need a book. Not a book, but books in plural because with only one book you will not shorten the depressive winter days. Here is a list of 5 books for all the bookworms there, from which you will get bright days, enlighten with the power of a good book.

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Goodbye 2017

January 1, 2018

We are here.

In the moment of drawing the last line with which we let go of the baggage from the last 365 days.
To say goodbye and let go of what is left from the not so good things and with a smile to remember all the good words and actions, reasons enough to celebrate the New Year, that feels like a personal magical reset.
The end of the old and the start of the New Year for many is like a birthday, a true moment of recapitulation on what we did, how much we changed, and what we genuinely want in the next 12 months.

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A Tasty Holiday Tale

December 24, 2017

If you ever wonder where the western tradition for gingerbread house began, the first thing coming to my mind is to give thanks to the Grimm brothers and their cannibalistic witch. Since then told in the story of Hansel and Gretel, to today…deeply rooted in the holiday tradition, in the western world. We see it everywhere from home, to the White House. In 1812 the story for Hansel and Gretel by the Grimm brothers was published, in which a house of biscuits and candies appears. But, for the appearance of the gingerbread house besides thanking the Grimm brothers we have to thank a couple other nations and historic periods.

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Michelin Star Pancakes

December 10, 2017

There was one a hotelier names Andre Balazs that decided to transform, a charming firehouse built in 1889, into a luxury hotel with 26 rooms and a restaurant in which he will bring Portuguese Michelin Star chef Nuno Mendes. The small and charming firehouse Chiltern Firehouse became the it place for celebrities, and it takes months to get a reservation.

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