absence makes the heart grow fonder

Been in the far away land of thesisizing and I managed to plant an 88 pages elephant seed which hopefully will grow into something amazing.

Now it’s a bittersweet mood around the house. The stress to complete the master thesis has been lifted, but now a sudden sadness has replaced the stress. Sadness that my 8 hours/day writing routine is no longer here. There is something about writing a scientific paper and your mind being constantly occupied with details and connections. I probably haven’t slept properly in over two months but it felt good to have a passion and a goal. Continue reading

tiramisu

For those of you that know me, you will already know that my favourite dessert is tiramisu! I think it’s a super versatile dessert that can satisfy any sweet craving.

However, I had to say goodbye to this perfectly delicious sweetness because unfortunately it contains gluten, BUT, my wonderful resourceful half discovered gluten-free biscuits exist out there in the world (e.g. here) and decided to surprise me by making tiramisu as our Christmas dessert! It was perfect and, oh boy, we will be making this all the time! Continue reading