Ruby Red Meaning and Significance

Ruby Red Meaning and Significance

Love and Passion in Sparkling Ruby Red Desire love, nurture, health, knowledge and wealth? This color is associated with all of those things. Red is a color of passion and love most of all, and it is the chosen shade for romantic gifts of roses and everything on...

Ilona’s Hungarian Culture Topics

All Things Hungarian, a Page Collection About Me I grew up with an appreciation of my Hungarian heritage. I’ve written articles to highlight the cultural richness of the Magyar people, which, of course, includes recipes from their world-class cuisine. I put...
Martha Stewart’s Signature Green

Martha Stewart’s Signature Green

The Many Shades of A Beautiful Green Hue Martha Stewart has become an American icon, and her favored color palettes, especially the green that has infused much of her books and publications are part of her brand. The carefully edited color palettes that identify her...
Fall Seasonal Pillows and Other

Fall Seasonal Pillows and Other

One of the ways I love to refresh the look of my house is to change decorations and pillows out seasonally. I know I am not alone in this. Pillows are fun, their cost is usually very reasonable, they are comfy and useful. Pillows are one of the most fun and...
Ruby Red Meaning and Significance

The Meaning Of Sapphire Blue Revealed

One of the world’s largest-known faceted blue sapphires. Looking Deeply Into The Blues A favorite color of many men and a large cohort of women, this hue of the heavens brings calm and reassurance. Gemstones of sapphire, lapis lazuli, turquoise, and aquamarine...

Cozy Winter Décor From Scandinavia

Natural Textiles and Textures The Land of the North Brings Cozy Warmth to Winter Nowhere else will it seem that the winters cold, long, dark season inspires such beautiful interior design as in the far north countries of Scandinavia. The lines are clean and crisp, the...
More Hungarian Apple Cakes

More Hungarian Apple Cakes

Bonus Apple Cake Recipes If you liked my Szegedi Bundt Cake recipe, you might enjoy these traditional apple coffee cakes from Hungarian kitchens, as well. Hungarian Apple Lattice Cake – Like a pie Use a jelly roll pan or a cookie sheet with sides for this...

A Game of Cathedrals

This game is kid-friendly, it only looks like it is made for adults. I was intrigued when I saw this game. It looked like fun, and it certainly was attractive, with the wooden blocks which are shaped like the houses and buildings of a Medieval European city. I love...
Holiday Peanut Butter Fudge

Holiday Peanut Butter Fudge

I am very picky about fudge. I want it to be creamy, but hold its shape well, I want the ingredients fresh, real, and meltingly delicious. I prefer homemade to commercial fudge, anytime. We came a cross a recipe that has the magic ingredient of turning out well every...