Archive | September, 2012

Any other au naturelle mamas out there?

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Not sure if I’m the only one around, but I’m a huge fan of all natural everything from natural birth, to interesting herbal remedies, to cleaning solutions and more. Any others out there? Well, in case I’m not alone, I wanted to share information on preparing for the cold season. I found a recipe for […]

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September in Istanbul

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There’s nothing more beautiful. Am I right? What’s your favorite month or season to live here?

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Homemade Vanilla Extract

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Not sure about you, but I can’t find pure vanilla extract anywhere! And last week I bought vanilya aroma, but it tasted so bitter my husband was convinced it wasn’t for eating but rather for some sort of aromatherapy purpose! Then it hit me! I recall seeing sometime long, long ago instructions on how to […]

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What do you ask your friends and family to mail you?

Oh, we all have them. You know, those things we just cannot live without! For me, it’s coffee, gluten-free flour, childrens’ books, Real Simple magazine and Burt’s Bees chap stick. Those are my go-to requests when family or friends want to know what they can send to us via the postal service. You can imagine […]

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My new favorite coffee shop- Kahve Dünyası

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Kahve Dünyası, or Coffee World, is my new haven. I think it will be my new go-to place to get some alone time, hang out with the girls sans kids, or for a fun fondue date with the hubby. I was introduced to this coffee shop recently by my friend Melissa, and there has been […]

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