Tag Archives: chocolate

Make your own Dalek

From time to time this blog receives visits of people searching for Daleks. Those incredible extraterrestrial mutant creatures from Doctor Who series are much more popular that I imagined. The first time I made a post about the Daleks I … Continue reading

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Food is art

According to Food is art, the sculptor Prudence Emma Staite can create artwork in any food substance. Her portfolio presents some neat creations with chocolate: sculptures, games (including jenga), jewellery, paintings, and even life-sized chocolate rooms. You can guess where … Continue reading

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AdClassix

Manuel, from Coisas do arco da velha knows how to make a woman happy. He sent me chocolates! A whole gallery with images of vintage advertising prints of Candy Gum and Chocolate – yummy and cool. And that’s only one … Continue reading

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Chocolate puzzles

Some puzzles and games can be kept for the whole life, like chess and domino. Not the case of those two polyomino chocolate puzzles. I wouldn’t keep a puzzle like that “safe” at home for more than 3 days. The … Continue reading

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The Chocolate Molecule

I think that this should go to my list of cool stuff that I didn’t win last Christmas: Pierre Marcolini’s The Chocolate Molecule, created by the Belgian designer Dirk Meylaerts. Pierre Marcolini highlights the benefits of dark chocolate through the … Continue reading

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Chocolate may boost brain power

Come chocolates, pequena; Come chocolates! Olha que não há mais metafísica no mundo senão chocolates. Excerpt from “Tabacaria” by Fernando Pessoa 76 years ago, Pessoa was already right: eat chocolates! A new study says that Chocolate may boost brain power … Continue reading

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Chocolate for Girls

Girls love chocolate right? Most of them have a passion for bags too, no? So, why not put them together? Ok, someone made this. The Choco Choco House – Where chocolate meets fashion – made a delicious collection of little … Continue reading

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Mais resenhas no Azul Calcinha

Sorry, post in Portuguese, because all the links are in Portuguese, but, if you like cinema you can try a translator on some of the links. Olá, para quem não se lembra, esqueceu, nunca viu ou tem preguiça de visitar … Continue reading

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The top 50 things every foodie should do

An interesting The Observer article: The top 50 things every foodie should do. I liked of some suggestions of that list, like the number 27 (Eat chocolate cake in Vienna), 11 (Make love in a vineyard), 17 (Lick an ice … Continue reading

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The Science of Chocolate

I find an interesting article on BBC to read before to eat all the chocolate Easter eggs: The Science of Chocolate. BTW, the chocoholic girl here didn’t eat all the chocolate eggs (I won one egg and a chocolate bunny), … Continue reading

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