THE ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN by Lisa See

If you visited Jeju Island and the Haenyeo Museum today, you would learn about the tradition of scuba diving and fishing that is about fifteen hundred years old, and the fact that this tradition, this dangerous business, has been performed on this island exclusively by women since the eighteenth century. They are called "haenyeo" (sea… Continue reading THE ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN by Lisa See

I cannot promise you that I’ll be perfect, because I am not, but I will always be here for you

I can’t promise you I’ll always be kind, especially when I’m upset. I can't promise you I'll stick to everything I say. I can't promise to listen to you, even when I know you're right. I can’t promise you I’ll always be sweet and sensitive, but I’ll try. I can't promise you that I'll always… Continue reading I cannot promise you that I’ll be perfect, because I am not, but I will always be here for you

WE SHOULD ALL BE FEMINISTS by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

What we think of another living being, how we experience it and how we perceive its existence and impact on ourselves, can determine the fate of that being. Adichie’s story:  “Some people will say a woman is subordinate to men because it’s our culture. But culture is constantly changing. I have beautiful twin nieces who… Continue reading WE SHOULD ALL BE FEMINISTS by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

A healthier version of the popular zucchini dish

Zucchini fritters or donuts are a well-known dish that has zucchini, flour, eggs and salt in its basic version. Due to the mild taste of zucchini, you can add various spices to this mixture, but also cheese, ham, prosciutto…In order for this simple and many favorite light dish to be consumed without any problems, and… Continue reading A healthier version of the popular zucchini dish