Author - Barbara

I am a devoted hedonist who enjoys nice things – food, wine, fine arts, spending time with friends and family. Teaching mandarin Chinese is my life vocation, but my dream is to open a small restaurant and a patisserie. My life's motto: "Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”


7 Delicious Banana Breakfast Ideas

"Don’t leave the house without breakfast; it’s the most important meal!" You heard this many times. Somewhere around noon, when your stomach starts growling...


Wolf Tattoo Meanings

As little kids, we were frightened by “a big bad wolf” in fairytales like “Little red ridding hood” or “Three little pigs.” An image of a scary, evil, wild...


9 Popular Vintage Baby Girl Names

We all met someone who is named after a significant ancestor or a famous historical figure, right? There is nothing wrong with giving your child a name that is...


10 Interesting Blind Date Questions

Blind dates… Most of us claim that we would never go on one, and still most of us have listened to a persistent friend and went out with Mr. He-Is-The Right...


How to Get Better With Age

The way we live determines the way we age. Will we become a lively nanny everyone loves or a grumpy nagging woman people avoid is a matter of choice.