Katja R

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Katja R

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  • Blog

    Idrijski zlikrofi

    In my past recipe posts, I have described quite a few dishes that are typical for my home country, and are sometimes a pain to prepare. Well, I have added another one to the list. My country’s traditional food seems to follow the rule: the more complicated to prepare,...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus recipes, 2 months ago
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    Bujta repa

    Yesterday, I realized that I have not told you about any traditional recipes from the very eastern part of my country, and I decided to change that. The dish I will tell you about today, is called ‘bujta repa’. Bujta repa is, similar to jota, a dish made out of...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus recipes, 2 months ago
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    Pasulj

    Pasulj is one of these dishes that taste good at any time of the day, on any occasion. The preparation is not too complicated, and the final results are finger - licking good. The amount of ingredients in this recipe will make enough pasulj for five people. Pasulj - my...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus recipes, 2 months ago
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    Jesprenj

    Jesprenj, also known as ricet in some parts of the country, is another traditional dish that I do not make as often as I could (and should). in the past, this dish was very popular among farmers and field workers. Here is the recipe that will make enough jesprenj for...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus recipes, 2 months ago
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    Cheesecake factory

    Cheesecake factory What is the first thing you think of when I say that there is a restaurant, called the Cheesecake factory, and how does it make you feel? My answer when I heard that for the first time, was: ‘Oh my God, I love cheesecakes, and I have to go there...

    by Katja in Where to eat Dayton, 2 months ago
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    Six Flags Great Adventure

    Six Flags great adventure - it really is great! It is not a secret to anyone that even remotely knows me (and even you, since I keep writing about this quite a lot), that I love amusement parks. The bigger, faster and intense the rides in an amusement park are, the more...

    by Katja in What to do Jackson, 2 months ago
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    McCormick and Schmick's

    Earlier today, my friend told me a joke: ‘I am on a seafood diet - whenever I see food, I eat it.’ Read it out loud, hopefully you will get it. And why am I telling you this? Because that joke reminded me of my recent visit to a famous seafood restaurant, called...

    by Katja in Where to eat Dayton, 2 months ago
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    Jo Ann

    Jo Ann - arts and crafts store If you are like me and your hobby includes engaging in different arts and crafts activities, then you will love this store. Jo Ann offers everything you need to fulfill your creative needs. How did I find out about this store? I was quite...

    by Katja in What to see Dayton, 2 months ago
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    Big Sky

    Planning a ski vacation in Big Sky, Montana I have been skiing since the extremely young age of four. At that age, I was a little annoyed by my parents, trying to teach me how to ski, but now, I sincerely appreciate it. During my travels all around the globe, I have met...

    by Katja in What to do Billings, 2 months ago
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    Holidays in the Great Smoky Mountains

    Planning a vacation in the Great Smokey Mountains - dos and don’ts Spring break is a very popular vacation time in the United states of America. And you can probably guess which destination is the most popular for spring break. Correct. Florida, more precisely Miami....

    0 by Katja in Erasmus tips, 2 months ago
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    Saint Clair Avenue

    Exploring the Saint Clair Avenue in Cleveland The city of Cleveland is situated in Ohio, on the shores of the beautiful lake Erie. Cleveland used to be a very important industrial city in the past with a lot of different factories. Unfortunately, most of them do not...

    by Katja in What to see Cleveland, 2 months ago
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    IHOP

    IHOP - International house of pancakes When I moved to the United states of America almost two years ago, I immediately noticed that American people value good breakfast. Two of the most popular breakfast items in the United states are fluffy pancakes and french toast,...

    by Katja in Where to eat Dayton, 2 months ago
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    Krofi

    Krofi - donuts This is not your traditional American donuts recipe. American donuts have a hole in the middle and a glaze on the top. But donuts in Europe do not have a hole in the middle, they are not as flat as American donuts, and they are filled with peach...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus recipes, 2 months ago
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    The Greene

    The Greene shopping center - my favourite outdoor shopping village I love walking through shopping centers, even though I have to say that I am not a big fan of traditional shopping. I am more of a window shopper, and I would never spend hours and hours, just walking...

    by Katja in What to do Dayton, 2 months ago
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    Dayton country club

    Dayton country club When I still lived in Europe, I never noticed any popular country clubs. Well, me not noticing it absolutely does not mean there are no country clubs over there, but in the United states of America, every bigger city usually has not only one, but...

    by Katja in What to do Dayton, 2 months ago
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    Bogart's

    Bogart’s Cincinnati - the best venue for life shows If you are a concert freak like me, and you like smaller, more intimate venues where even big names sometimes perform, then check out a place, called Bogart’s Cincinnati - you will not regret it! This small venue,...

    by Katja in Erasmus party Cincinnati, 2 months ago
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    Olympic training center

    A visit to the USA Olympic training center in Colorado springs During winter break, I took a ski vacation in an amazing ski resort in Colorado, called Breckenridge. But before reaching a ski resort, I spent a full day in a little city near Denver, called Colorado...

    by Katja in What to see Colorado Springs, 2 months ago
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    Best food and drinks in New Orleans

    My guide to best food and drinks in New Orleans New Orleans is one of the most fascinating cities I have ever visited. Wait… I am lying. New Orleans is by far the most fascinating city I have ever visited. The southern hospitality, the music, the history, pretty...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus tips, 2 months ago
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    Dunkin Donuts

    Coffee and donuts at Dunkin Donuts   Tempting? I know, right! While the famous coffee chain, Starbucks, is tremendously popular both in Europe and in the United states of America, I cannot say the same thing for Dunkin donuts. Well, I have seen a Dunkin coffee...

    by Katja in Cafe, cocktail, beer Dayton, 2 months ago
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    SICSA animal shelter

    Volunteering at SICSA animal shelter Stray animals are a particularly big problem in most of Europe. Basically everywhere you go, you will see stray animals. Well, not all of them are starving, because people feed them. An example of well fed stray animals are the...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus blog Dayton, 2 months ago
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    American donuts

    American donuts  Which one would you choose? (Image source: www.unsplash.com) I have never had a traditional American donut with a hole in the middle and that amazing sugary glaze before moving to the united states of America. And once I tasted one, I cannot stop...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus recipes, 2 months ago
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    Why should you travel to Gatlinburg?

    A stroll through the city of Gatlinburg, Tennessee During my spring break vacation, I decided to travel to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and discover a part of the United states of America that I have not yet been to. I did not have very high expectations about Gatlinburg for...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus blog Knoxville, 2 months ago
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    Panera Bread

    Panera Bread - fancy fast food Since I moved to the United states of America almost two years ago, I often miss quality Mediterranean - style food. One of the restaurants here (that is actually considered a fast food place), called Panera Bread, comes as close to the...

    by Katja in Where to eat Dayton, 2 months ago
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    Krhki flancati

    Krhki flancati - strawbe My country has quite a few popular desserts that are served on special occasions, and one of them is called krhki flancati, or strawbe, depending on the part of the country you are in. I have not seen anything similar in the United states of...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus recipes, 2 months ago
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    Staying safe in the United states of America without a gun

    Staying safe in the United states of America without a gun When I told my family and friends that I will be moving to the United states of America for a while, most of them said: ‘You are going to get shot, people have guns there!’, or: ‘It’s dangerous!’. I am...

    0 by Katja in Erasmus tips, 2 months ago

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