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Shrimp on Cucumber with Layers of Boursin cheese on Baguette

I was in the mood to innovate an appetizer since the holiday is coming. So, I created something with whatever I found in my fridge. I’m also really fascinated with these environmentally friendly bamboo skewers! 277 more words


Chicken Meatball Skewers with Cucumber, Dill, and Nordic spices

IKEA here we go again! Ever since my time in Saudi Arabia, I had this fascination with everything Swedish. That year, in 1985, the Swedish nurses were leaving Saudi Arabia because of the decreased pay for all contract workers. 367 more words


Cucumbers--more than salad.

I’m watching with interest as my cucumber plant is flourishing, winding up the metal fencing and sending out little shoots to hold it up.  I’m amazed at the engineering and forethought of this design—some plants need a full support “cage” (like tomatoes), but this little guy has its own tentacles that reach out, find, and attach the vine to the fence, literally pulling whole plant up into the sunlight.  419 more words

Other Stuff

Eat Cucumbers As Often As Possible – This Vegetable Eliminates Toxins And Is Great For Hair And Skin

Ingredients in cucumbers have been scientifically proved to be beneficial in fighting various types of cancers. Furthermore, they offer great effects in hydrating the body, removing toxins, and improving skin and hair health. 408 more words

Healthy Food

Cucumbers in brine

This post’s not directly related to the art itself, but more of a little history into what made the artist.

Magdalena grew up in Lublin, Poland but spend a lot of time at her grandfather’s house about 30 minutes outside the city. 209 more words


Kitchen Hint of the Day!


When storing Cucumbers keep them away from Apples and Tomatoes, which will shorten their life. Cucumbers stay fresh for up to a week, when the water content starts to drop.