Ingredients: 1/2 kg minced beef 1/2 kg minced pork 1/3 cup of white rice 2 chopped onions 1 egg 1 bunch of finely chopped parsley Salt, pepper, 1/2 cup olive oil 2 chopped tomatoes 2 chopped carrots 1 cup flour Directions: Mix the following ingredients in a bowl and formTake a Glance

Ingredients: 1 kg lamb 1 kg okra Some vinegar 1/2 cup olive oil 1 kg chopped tomatoes 2 onions 1 cup chopped parsley Salt pepper (garlic and oregano) Directions: Cut the okra diagonally, pointy at the end without breaching them. Afterwards wash and drain the hulls (Hint: If one blansTake a Glance

Beatrice Prior must have turned sixteen. She doesn’t know when exactly, because Abnegation, the faction her family belongs, does not celebrate birthdays. But it’s a fact that she is sixteen, because today she will take her aptitude test. The society is divided into five factions: Abnegation (the selfless), Amity (theTake a Glance

Few months ago Suzanne Collins left us speechless with the first book of the Hunger Games series. Back then, July of 2009, we thought that there’s a new bright star shining in the world of literature. Now that “Catching Fire”, the sequel to Hunger Games, is published, we can definatelyTake a Glance

Many stories begin with a phrase like “a long time ago, long ago, so long ago that no one can remember”. Here will talk about a story that goes like this… After many years, several wars and a lot of big changes in our world, at the area that weTake a Glance

You eat, you are fat. You don’t eat, you are a freak. You drink, you are an alcoholic. You don’t drink, you are a pussy. You read, you are a nerd. You don’t read, you are stupid. You tell a secret, you are an attention seeker. You don’t tell a secret,Take a Glance

Ingredients: 1 kg octopus frozen 2 onions 1 cup white wine Olive oil Salt and pepper Directions: We wash and clean the octopus. We cut the onions in square pieces and we put them in a casserole with a little olive oil. We add the octopus, salt, pepper, and aTake a Glance

Information is not knowledge Knowledge is not wisdom Wisdom is not truth Truth is not beauty Beauty is not love Love is not music Music is the best. Frank ZappaTake a Glance

Ingredients: one can sweetened condensed milk (397 gr) one can evaporated milk (410 gr) one can vegetable fat whipping cream (200 gr) 2-3 teaspoons instant coffee Method We choose a bowl that we’ll put in the freezer. In that bowl, we beat, with the electric mixer on medium speed, theTake a Glance

Ingredients: 1/2 kg potatoes 8 eggs Salt, pepper Lot of olive oil Method: Shell the potatoes and cut the into thin sticks. Heat the oil (plentifully) in a pan on middle heat and frie the potatoes. Whisk the eggs, season with salt and pepper. Add the curd and roast theTake a Glance

Ingredients: 4 – 5 eggs 1 onion cut in small pieces spearmint salt – pepper 3 spoonfuls flour grated cheese crumbs of 1 bread slice Method: Use a grater with the onion and then add salt, spearmint, pepper, flour, the grated cheese and the crumbs of bread. We mix themTake a Glance

Ingredients: 6 green peppers (big) 300 gr. traditional greek cream cheese (anthotiro) 2 teaspoons onion cut in multi 2 teaspoons low fat margarine salt, peper, paprika, cumin Method: We put in a bowl the cheese, the onion, the margarine and the spices and we kneed them till we have aTake a Glance

Ingredients: Biscotti cookies (3 packages) Cocoa powder (4 heaping Tbs) Vanilla powder (1 tsp) Powdered sugar (200 grams) Brandy (a wine glass of brandy) Milk (a wine glass of milk) Eggs (3 eggs) Margarine (200 grams of melted margarine) Method: Take 2 bowl. 1 bowl crunch up the biscuits (pourTake a Glance

Ingredients: 700 gr. flour 350 gr. sugar 150 gr. milk 2 eggs 2 big spoonfuls butter ammonia and mastic Method: Put the flour in a basin and make a hole in the middle. Heat the milk a little and mix the ammonia with it. Mix in the hole, the eggs,Take a Glance

Ingredients: 1 cup powdered milk (regilait) 6 tablespoons aspartame (or a different sugar substitute) 1 1/2 cup of water 1 kg strawberries Method: We wash well and clean the strawberries. We put them in the refrigeration till they are frozen (or we use frozen strawberries). We put the milk, theTake a Glance

Ingredients: 3 eggs 1 3/4 glasses sugar 1 glass oil 1 glass milk 1 spoonful soda 1 spoonful aniseed 1 small glass ouzo 1 baking powder 1 kg and 2 handfulls flour Method: Knead very well all the materials. Cut them in long shapes and put them in baking pan.Take a Glance

Ingredients for the creme: 1 lt milk 9 eggs 300 gr. sugar 15 gr. mastic for the caramel: 250 gr. sugar 50 gr. glucose 100 gr. water Method: Put the materials for caramel in saucepan, and heat them up until caramel turns red. Then put it in tin moulds. PutTake a Glance

We use the bain marie technique (double boiler) when we want to melt chocolate. Chocolate is sensitive to heat and burns easily. With the bain marie technique is is easier to make an egg based cream (egg doesn’t take well heat too). The double boiler technique is as follows: weTake a Glance

Ingredients: 2 kgr anchovies 6 tomatoes 4-6 garlic cloves olive oil salt pepper oregano Method: Wash and clean well the anchovies. Put the fishes in a large baking dish and sprinkle them with salt, pepper, oregano and the garlic cloves chopped in slices. Toss some olive oil and turn theTake a Glance

Ingredients 2 cups of milk 2 bananas 1 teaspoon honey 1 teaspoon strain Method We peel and clean the bananas and we put them in the blender. We add milk, honey, and yogurt and we blend. We serve our banana smoothie in two glasses and we enjoy it. This recipeTake a Glance

Ingredients: 7 red apples 1 glass brown sugar 1/2 glass honey 1 glass Italian Grappa 250 gr. blonde raisins 10 Grafschafter biscuits with milk 5 little spoons canela (cinnamon) powder Method: We take a deep pan and we put some butter all over it. Then we spread the biscuits likeTake a Glance

The basic rule when you cook spaghetti and pasta in general, is to put 1 lt of water for every 100 gr past (ie for 500 gr pasta, you need 5 lt water) and 7-10 gr salt. The technique is as follows: Add the needed water in a saucepan, putTake a Glance

Fifteen year old Clary Fray and her best friend Simon, are among dozens of people who want to enter Pandemonium Club. They stand in line, with patience, to get inside after the necessary face control to be approved by the bouncers. But, while they are waiting, they couldn’t ever imagineTake a Glance

Twilight was published in 2005 in English and it was called a phenomenon. With Twilight we were introduced to Stephenie Meyer’s great (and really addictive) pen, a saga started and… vampires and werewolves came back to business  Stephenie Meyer agitated the waters of Fantasy Fiction and many books followed her path.Take a Glance

If I had to let all my books go and keep just one, then, George Orwell’s “1984” would be a keeper for sure. In my opinion, it ‘s one of the most exciting books of world’s literature. “1984” was written by Orwell in the middle of the previous century andTake a Glance

Ingredients: 4 tomatoes 1 cucumber 1 onion 1 green pepper a little caper olives Feta cheese oregano salt Olive oil Directions: We wash and clean the vegetables. We cut the tomatoes in half and then we slice each half. We clean the cucumber and cut it in half vertically andTake a Glance

Ingredients: 1/2 kg chickpeas 4 big onions Oregano Olive oil Salt Directions: We cut the onions in square pieces. In a stock pot, we put the chickpeas, the onions, the oregano, a little olive oil, salt and 3 liters water. We cover the stock pot and cook over medium heatTake a Glance

A Boeing 747 of Thai Airways was in the airport, waiting to take us to one of the most popular destinations in Asia, Tailand. We entered the airplane and our journey would last for about ten hours till Bangkok, Tailand’s capital. Tailand is located in Indochina peninsula, in southeastern Asia.Take a Glance