Cherie McKay Horst

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I Tried Float Therapy So You Don’t Have To

When my husband grimaced and started talking about Steph Curry before handing me my Mother’s Day gift I knew I was in for it. Sometimes he likes to …

Steph Curry

Homemade Gnocchi…

Gnocchi is a regular favourite at our place. In relation to my last post, My Favourite Italian City; Rome, I felt this well loved recipe, was …

Recipes

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Jaipur Guide

Smart traveler’s guide to Jaipur’s premier tourist attraction, Amer Fort. When to visit, how to visit, Entry charges, places to see in Amer Fort. …

Jaipur

Is Nahargarh Fort Best Sunset Point in Jaipur?

Nahargarh Fort, best sunset point?

Jaipur

A Little Under the Weather

I can tell you almost exactly the moment that I began to feel ill. Friday, June 29th at around 1330.<p>Cheyenne and I had just finished our A1 Language …

Personal Hygiene

Why to Expect Less in relationships | Blog Post by Pratiksha Nigam

We all have been hearing the phrase- "Expectations lead to disappointments". Whenever I recall it, I wonder then what should we do? With my own …

Happiness

Reading Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales ⋆ There's Something About KM

When you hear or read the words “library book sale,” what is your reaction? If it’s one of awe and excitement mixed with jumping, grabbing all of the …

Books

Interview with Rachael from “Rachel's Thoughts”

<i>Tell us something about you, the real YOU.</i><p><b>What do you like to do other than blogging?</b> <br>I am an avid reader which is why my Kindle is never too far …

Social Media

The Best of Amsterdam on Foot, Boat, and Bike!

Last June, I traveled around Europe with my husband and daughter. With only one full day to experience Amsterdam, we planned a boat ride in the …

European Travel

Interview with Sally Cronin from “Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life”

<b>What is the name of your blog and how did you decide on your blog name?</b> <br>My blog is titled Smorgasbord Invitation. I was looking for a name that …

Writing

5 Most Instagrammable Places in Jaipur

Want to know the most Instagram worthy spots in Jaipur? Here are 5 top Instagrammable places in Jaipur.

Jaipur

It must be good my favourite celebrity said so on the telly ???

<b>I wonder how many people bought any of these my guess quite a few…..</b><p>Anything new I see advertised like <b>Silicone wraps</b> I don’t just go out and buy …

Ceramics

A One Week Follow up, No One Has Died, Yet

I thought I should give a quick, one week follow up to my post, Sugar Sugar.• I am down a little over 4lbs, almost 2 kg.<br>• I am hungry, so hungry<br>• I still …

Nutrition

Only Guide You Will Ever Need For Amer Fort

Smart traveler's guide to Jaipur's premier tourist attraction, Amer Fort. When to visit, how to visit, Entry charges, places to see in Amer Fort.

Royal Family

6 Unique Gifts To Inspire Your Creativity

According to Boris Pasternak, “Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us.” So this holiday season, why don’t you try to surprise that …

Chicken Kebabs with Lemon Butter Sauce

Posted at 02:00h in Poultry by EsmeSalon 2 Comments<p><i>I love it when a plan comes together 😊</i><p>Ingredients:<br>1 kg chicken mince (buy prewashed)<br>2 slices of …

Meraaki Kitchen/ Best vegetarian Fine Dine Restaurant in Jaipur

I first heard & saw <b>Meraaki Kitchen</b> during this year’s <b>Jaipur Literature Festival</b> where they set up a pop up cafe.<p>Running short of time, I chose to …

Naila-A village tucked away in time/ walk through

When someone mentions “<b>Naila</b><i>“</i> in Jaipur it usually means Naila school or <b>night parties at</b> <b>Naila House -Club Naila</b> <i></i>. <b>Naila House New Year Parties</b> are …

naila

Financial Aid

Financial aid is funding that is intended to help students pay education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, room and board, books, and …

College Scholarship Tip Friday: Pass the 30 Second Test

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How to Win Scholarships and Pay for College

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Chocolate Chunk Cupcakes with Vanilla Bean Buttercream Frosting

These cupcakes are delicious, and almost muffin-like. Full of yummy chocolate chunks I love to eat them as is, without frosting. Recently we were …

Dessert

Vegan Lemon Chickpea and Orzo Soup

<i>A delicious, tasty and satisfying Vegan Soup</i> <br>Ingredients<br>1 tbsp. olive oil<br>1 onion, diced<br>2 large carrots, halved lengthwise and finely sliced<br>3 celery …

Mexican-Style Avocado Egg Breakfast Cups

If your family is anything like ours, Saturday is a lazy day when it’s hard for the kids to get out of their own way. All they want to do is loll …

Just Another Book Club- 2018 (part II)

So, for the second half of this year, I’m going to run this book club slightly differently. I’m still providing a list of six books and the months …

The Balcony Garden is Growing

I am not going to lie, I REALLY MISS having a backyard with a large veggie garden. At my last house, we planted no less than 50 tomato plants each …

Living with Bipolar disorder- An excerpt from my memoir

• Total:<br>• 0<br>• 0<br>• 0<p>I’ve been reading so much about depression and suicide awareness over the last 10 days after the deaths of two high-profile figures. And …

A Sunday Hike at Maria Laach

This past Sunday, we spent the afternoon hiking around a lake in the Eifel area of Germany. The area is hilly and very green. It’s just beautiful to …

12 New Blog Post Ideas and Writing Prompts

Need a new blog post? Seeing a lot of the same ideas floating around the Interwebs and don’t want to drown in oversaturation? Trying to come up with …