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Ivy on Νοεμβρίου 24th, 2014

The best time to make these olives here in Greece but also all over the Mediterranean is from the beginning of October till late November when the olives begin to ripen and are still green. I bought these olives from the farmers” market in Nafplion early in October and what made me buy them was […]

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Continue reading about Green Scored Cured Olives and a Giveaway

Ivy on Δεκεμβρίου 24th, 2012

  A quick post to announce the winner of the two giveaways:   1. Abhilasha Singh 2.  Rosa 3.  Maroulla Iossif 4.  Clara 5.  Lisa H. 6.  Helen Dialoumopoulos Vokolou 7.   Priya 8.  Antigoni 9.  Evelina The lucky winner of My Cookbook and My Memories Suit, selected by Random.org is:   No. 9 Evelina.   Congratulations […]

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Continue reading about Merry Christmas and the Winner of Two Giveaways is…

Ivy on Δεκεμβρίου 15th, 2012

To kick off the festive season and to compensate you for not blogging and visiting your blogs, today I have two giveaways. The first one is a crafty giveaway for all of you who love creating scrapbooks.  When Liz from My Memories Scrapbook Software contacted me to try out their program, almost two months ago, I was really […]

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Continue reading about My Memories Suite Review & Giveaway and My Cookbook Giveaway

Ivy on Νοεμβρίου 29th, 2012

My Cookbook Mint, Cinnamon & Blossom Water, Flavours of Cyprus, Kopiaste, has finally been translated into Greek and published on Smashwords. The Greek title of my cookbook is «Kopiaste stin Kouzina mou», which means Welcome to my Kitchen. If you can read Greek or have Greek friends who would like to win it, please leave your comment on […]

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Continue reading about My Cookbook Giveaway

Ivy on Δεκεμβρίου 16th, 2011

  I am very excited that yesterday I made my first video.  It was nothing planned but it was one of those rare days that I was alone at home.  I had already done the preparation of the dough and filling for Spanakopita, when the idea of making a video popped up. I know that […]

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Continue reading about How to make Spankopita from Scratch Video and winners of Giveaway

With Christmas just two weeks away, I would like to thanks my readers with a giveaway of each volume of my e-cookbooks. If you do not win and still want to buy it, the books are available on all Amazon stores: Volume 1 includes  over 100 of the best Greek-Cypriot  savory dishes, mezedes, side dishes and […]

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Continue reading about Pumpkin Cheesecake Tart and How to Roast Pumpkin and a Giveaway of my e-books

Today is Mother’s Day, so I would like to wish all the moms in the world «Happy Mother’s Day»! Οlive oil is  by far the greatest exponent of monosaturated fat and base of the Mediterranean diet, which is regarded to be the exemplar of correct and healthy diet and a factor of longevity. Greece is […]

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Continue reading about Announcing Creative Concoctions #4 and Extra Virgin Olive Oil Giveaway

Ivy on Μαΐου 7th, 2011

  I am sorry for the delay in posting the round-up but as I explained in a previous post one of the reasons was to get organized but the other I did not tell you about, is that I wanted some time to get in touch with Altis, the lead Greek Extra Virgin Olive Oil […]

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Continue reading about Creative Concoctions #3: Desserts – Roundup

Ivy on Φεβρουαρίου 1st, 2011

The other day when I was writing the post for the Vegan Black Bean Spanakopita, I was craving these beans again so the next day, I made them into a casserole dish with lots of vegetables and tomato sauce.   Dried legumes are very healthy as they are a good source of protein, fiber, iron, calcium, […]

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Continue reading about Giant Black Beans Spread and the Winner of my Cookbook

Ivy on Ιανουαρίου 8th, 2011

After the overdose of butter and sugar during the Christmas period, you might want to eat something light, delicious and healthy for a change.  I know that I do and although personally I shall start eating healthier, I still need to post some of the recipes I have made during the holidays. On New Year’s […]

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Continue reading about Kotopoulo Portokalato (Chicken with Oranges) and another Giveaway

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