How to start your weekend the right way !

Hello sunshines ! ♡

What have you been up to this last week? I’ve been a little busy lately, writing essays and preparing for the upcoming exams. But today I wanted to share with you guys my favorite things to do on weekend mornings !

Weekends are for relaxing, having some time off to escape your everyday routine and regaining strength for the week ahead. So I think it is really important to start our weekend the right way !

Here is what I like to do when I wake up on weekends step by step;

COFFEE

First things first ! Everybody enjoys a good beverage in the morning. Some prefer a cup of tea, some drink a really stimulant smoothie. But no, not for me ! Nothing is better than the smell and taste of a good cup of coffee. I like it black with a little bit of sugar.

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BAWL OF HEAVEN

My breakfast is not complete though, without my favorite porridge. I like my oats made with milk, honey, almonds, raisins, cashews and cranberries. Spray a little bit of cinnamon on top and it’s perfect!

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INSPIRATION IS EVERYTHING

Okay this is not something that I do only on weekends, but it is included in my everyday routine ! Everybody needs inspiration and you can find it everywhere. Whatever inspires you – fashion, architecture, design – you can find it pretty easily nowadays. Reading blog posts and watching inspiring videos on Youtube is one of my favorite things to do while enjoying my breakfast. I find it perfect to start your day positively and motivated.

( Leave me a comment if you’d like to see a post of my top 5 blogs at the moment!! )

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Kinfolk magazine

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A new kind of love

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Jenny Mustard (Youtube channel)

BENEFITS OF A MORNING WALK

I am not the type of person that loves working out, going to the gym etc. What I like to do is just walk a little bit around the city. A long morning walk has both physical and psychological benefits. For those who seek exercise but are too lazy to go to the gym ( I belong to this category myself ), walking is the best way to burn some calories and help your metabolic system to work perfectly. On the other hand morning walks are a great way to start your day; it helps you to clear your mind, relax and see things clearly. After a refreshing stroll in the streets you are full of energy, great ideas and in the perfect mood to continue your weekend creatively!

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Well I think that is all I have to say. I would love to hear what do you like to do on weekend mornings! Tell me in the comment section down below !! Until the next time…

With lots of love,

F.♡♡

Nostos; A beautiful petite café!

Hello sunshines!♡

What have you been doing since we last met? I am no longer at my village, but I sure miss it!

One of the many things I miss, is waking up in the morning to run errands and ending up in my favorite coffee-shop. Everybody needs a cup of good coffee in the morning, ’cause “adulting is hard”. And the best to achieve that is taking your coffee in a nice and cozy environment!

Nostos is a quite old coffeehouse in the village. I remember it since I was a little girl. Lately they renovated it and I absolutely love what they’ve done with the place! The decorations, the textures, the colors are amazing and all well put together. Wooden roof, a concrete gray wall and a stone wall. The combination is just perfect. It creates just the right atmosphere to enjoy your morning coffee, along with a great view of the sea across the street.

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The gray concrete wall is combined perfectly with the wooden details on the furniture and the decorations, and with the gray/lilac-colored pillows on the couches. Wooden tables and benches and chairs with big brown cushions and metallic details, and some white metallic ones, complete this awesome decor.

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The space is limited but the big windows fill it with plenty of light, which makes you feel like you are sitting outside, under the clear blue sky.

Even if it’s winter and the weather is cold, you can still be warm and cozy but you can also enjoy a great view of the sea, very beautiful and very soothing.

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Last but not least, I am really pleased with the coffee and of course the service. Plus they always offer you little delicious homemade sweets!

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What’s your favorite coffee-shop at your hometown/village?

See y’ all on the next post!!

{ Photos by Mike Kar and me }

With lots of love,

F. ♡♡