Injera

Injera is a flatbread and a spongy bread. It is made out of a cereal called Teff, which is a small grain quite nutrition found in Abyssinia, also known as Ethiopia. This meal is the traditional dish for Ethiopians. It’s very similar to crêpes but it’s thicker and this meal is eating at lunchtime or for dinner. It has a bubble texture and it has a sour flavor. The dish is eating with hands. It’s very good and it has a diversity of ingredients.

It is very typical and local for Ethiopians to feed one another with their hands. It symbolizes a gesture of love and friendship towards the person they decide to feed. You might wonder the way they do it. Basically, the person who wants to feed someone stripped off a small piece of Injera with her/his hand then wraps it with some ingredients such as meat, curry, and vegetables. Afterward, they put it into their friends’ mouth. The friend who receives the slice of bread on her/ his mouth should accept it.

The benefits of Teff are…

  • Rich in fiber
  • Protein.
  • A great source of carbohydrates.
  • It contains an excellent source of iron.

Quote: “Ethiopia always has a special place in my imagination and the prospect of visiting Ethiopia attracted me more strongly than a trip to France, England, and America combined. I felt I would be visiting my own genesis, unearthing the roots of what made me an African.” __ Nelson Mandela

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Handwriting.Y.O.U.R personality.

According to scientific researchers have shown a lot of people’s personalities traits through their calligraphy. There are a variety of styles depending on the person. We are distinctive so it is normal that this occurs. 

Sometimes, people tend to say that someone’s handwriting does not matters. Actually, it does matters. Depending on your writing form… it tells briefly your type of personality. 

Quote:  “Character is revealed by what a person says and what a person does” __ from the novel The Magician Nephew

The little pleasures of life

Have ever thought about your little pleasures of life? 

Maybe, you have heard this quote… “sometimes the little things are the big things” Then, that is what this post is about. Try to discover, learn and appreciate those moments because not everyone have the ability to appreciate it. Those occasions could be drinking a cup of coffee once you wake up, smell marvellous aromas, play an instrument, take a walk with your dog, etc. Basically, multiples actions could be your pleasures. 

Quote: “Never let the things you want make you forget the things you have.” __Anonymous 

Facts about New Zealand

  • New Zealand is a country ubicated in Oceania. It is a very small island next to Australia. The capital city is Wellington, and the most visited area is Auckland. 
  • Some New Zealanders walk without shoes in the streets. Sone people said it is part of the culture. 
  • The most spoken languages are English and Maori. The English pronunciation is very different from British and American accent. 
  • Some Australian don’t get along with New Zealanders. Probably, it is due to the historical background.   
  • When tourists are at the airport. Police might check on them with their dogs.
  • The movie called The Lord of the Rings by Peter Jackson and The Hobbit were filmed there. The exact location is 501 Buckland Rd, Hinuera, Matamata 3472, New Zealand. Once you get there, it is recommended if there is a tourist guide there to explain you everything you want to know. 
  • The mount Everest was step by  citizen from this country. The mountaineer name was Edmund Hilary ( 1919-2008 ). 
  • There are natural hot pools where you can relax and enjoy the moment. It heated by the volcanoes. It feels good when the weather is cold. 
  • The most popular animal in NZ is Kiwi. Some people called themselves Kiwis. 

Quote: “You don’t have to be a hero to accomplish great things—to compete. You can just be an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.” __Edmund Hillary, High Adventure