Lifestyle

Living the easy life in Latvia

March 15, 2019By
Living the easy life in Latvia

Today there seems to be an app for everything! There are many great apps that will help make your life easier in Latvia, here are a few of my favourite apps and websites (disclaimer – I am not receiving any kickbacks for listing these apps and there might be others that people love that I […]

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Winter wonderland or winter wasteland?

January 11, 2019By
Winter wonderland or winter wasteland?

How to survive Latvian winter With the holiday season over it is time to face reality – at least three more months of winter are still ahead of us. The days might technically be getting longer, but the gloom, the snow and ice, and the temperatures can really take a toll on you and your […]

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Savouring the season – Christmas Markets in Riga

December 5, 2018By
Savouring the season – Christmas Markets in Riga

The annual IWCR Charity Bazaar was the ideal place to pick-up gifts for everyone on your holiday gift list. But should there still be a few gifts missing and you want to stay local, there are plenty of amazing finds in Riga’s plethora of small Christmas markets! While the Egle Craft Fair is open all […]

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My favorite coffee spots in Riga

November 26, 2018By
My favorite coffee spots in Riga

Coffee! Yes … an important subject, but one we take lightly sometimes (often with milk and sugar!) Since moving to Latvia my exposure to amazing coffee has increased, and while I still have the occasional bad coffee, the quantity of quality coffee shops has significantly changed my relationship with coffee and caffeine! I was a […]

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Madara Cosmetics factory visit April 7th

March 26, 2017By
Madara Cosmetics factory visit April 7th

Dear Ladies, Please come and join for a visit to Latvian Eco cosmetic producer “Madara Cosmetics”. It is a very popular Latvian brand for facial and body creams, soap, etc. When : Friday April 7 at 11 am Where : Mārupe Zeltinu street 131 We will visit the production/factory and there will also be possibility […]

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Daytime Yoga class starting March 6

February 27, 2017By
Daytime Yoga class starting March 6

Dear Ladies, After several requests for a yoga class during the day, I have found a studio in the centre! Class will be held on a Monday morning 10:00, for one hour. The style is urban (city) flow getting ready for the week ahead!  We will be focusing on overall strength, range of movement and balance […]

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