Archive for May 31, 2017

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Three Chocolate Cookies

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I really enjoy baking & cooking cause I find it a very creative way to relax. Most of all I am into easy & quick recipes with delicious results and I plan to share lots of such recipes on the blog. A super easy baking recipe with super tasty result, makes everyone to love you. If you are a  chocolate person,  this post is for you; the three chocolate cookie recipe. It makes 30 to 35 delicious cookies. Enjoy!! Ingredients 200 gr. butter 125 gr. white sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 large egg 275 gr. flour (I used Allatini but you can also make it with all-purpose flour) 4 big...

Online Photography Courses For €15

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If you are looking for online photography courses, Udemy offers for a limited time a large variety of such courses with discount starting at €15. Online videos and resources are availiable, for you to watch and read at your own computer, at your own free time and at your time schedule according your comletion plan. You can start with the basic of digital photography and how you can use your camera if you are a beginner, or discover more advanced courses of photoshop tips, composition, black & white photography, street photography, food photography, night shooting, landscapes, wedding photography or creative photography. Before you get the course, you can watch a summary of the lessons...

5 Web Pages For Free Stock Photos

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If you think your blog needs a bit of retouch, you can start by updating your photos. Allow me to introduce you to 5 great web pages for free stock photos that you can easily use. 1. Splitshire Through the large collection of the Italian web designer Daniel Nanescu you can choose and download to your computer high quality photos without use limitations for personal or commercial use. 2. New Old Stock At this site, you can find a large variety of Vintage shots from public files and you can use them for free also without limitations on copywrite. 3.Deathtostock The Deathtostock people have the most special variety shots I have seen and that is why...

Mini Notes – Have A Great Baby Weekend

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Enjoy your Friday!! How was your week? What are your plans for the next days? I got a bit excited cause my review on 2MAZI got reposted on the facebook page of the restaurant. We received the gym of Fisher Prise and the relax and we are pretty exchited. Our little one more than us of course. Since our complete week was full of baby activities and online research, the 5 link that I share with you every Friday, today will be all about babies. Have a great baby weekend!! I read that in the Stavros Niarchos foundation, you can live with your kids the Hunting of sounds. The books are a great gift for eveyone. I have...

Food Photography Book Review: Plate To Pixel

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One of my favorite books on food photography and styling is the Plate to Pixel of Helene Dujardin. The photographer has a fantastic and absolutely successful food blog, the Tartelette and she shares inspiration, tips and her next photography workshops. The book contains eight chapters and it includes advice about basic photography rules, how to properly use your camera, the light (natural & artificial), composition, the ways and techniques on how to set up a shooting scenery, how to style your photos and finally the steps you must follow after you complete your shots. At the end of the book you can find a complete list for equipment, webpages with lots of useful...

Athens Restaurant: 2Mazi

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I would like to apologize in advance for the quality of my pictures but going out to dinner after such a long time I could not think about bringing my camera with me. I know, yes, a mobile phone is a camera as I have written before, but please see the availiable light of the place and give me some credit. We are at the center of Athens, specifically at the edge of Plaka, at the restaurant 2Mazi. It is a Greek cuisine restaurant, recommended by the guide Michelin. It is Saturday night, the weather here is kind of sweet, our mood is high and we arrive at the entrance...