• Main Dishes

    Pumpkin casserole recipe and preparing for Halloween

     My husband is the one that is the specialist when it comes to Halloween but as he is not here with us i need to be the one that needs to take care of everything and try and make the celebration special for my daughters. Kara is really looking forward to tomorrow especially because i said that we will have a party! She doesn’t even care that it will only be for the three of us. So while Kara was at nursery today i try to make a pumpkin stew which wasn’t really on Kara’s taste as she thought it was too sweet but Anastasia devoured her portion. The recipe…

  • Family Stories

    What are you up to this Halloween?

    When i was a child i didn’t know what Halloween was and of course because of that i didn’t celebrate it either. I first heard about Halloween just after the Romanian revolution when lots of TV channels started to appear out of the blue and of course the movies came around as well. The first ever movie about Halloween was the movie “Halloween” of course with Jamie Lee Curtis. I am sure that probably everybody in the western world already watched it but if you didn’t have the chance then i am highly  recommend it. In England, Halloween is celebrated everywhere and kids look forward to it as it means…

  • Family Stories

    Our Halloween

    This year is the first time my daughter is asking about things like Halloween and Christmas. I think she was aware last year  but now she is excited even. So since she started learning about Halloween at nursery she started requesting a pumpkin and a witch costume. Last Saturday we went to the super market and bought a pumpkin and an angel costume as unfortunately all the witch dresses were all sold out! Here is the picture with the carved pumpkin: Please note that i didn’t have any involvement in carving the pumpkin. Daddy and boogie done it all and i think they’ve done quite a good job! And here…