Coriander and ricotta spread

Ricotta and coriander spread :: Pasta de ricotta e coentros

Summer asks for refreshing and simple treats, like this coriander and ricotta spread. I love coriander in pretty much everything: salads, on its own, or mixed with olive oil over boiled potatoes… the list goes on and on. One of these days I was thinking about making a cheese spread and inevitably coriander came to…

Sea urchins from the Sea Creatures collection

Sea Urchins :: Ouriços do Mar

The sea urchins earrings are a new series from the Sea Creatures collection. I was inspired by their delicate patterned shells and by their habitat, kelp forests. Kelp forests are mostly located in the shallow waters of temperate coastal areas, like Europe, and they provide shelter to many species including sea urchins, star fish, snails,…

A clever device for spreading the seeds

Wild Flora :: Flora Selvagem

Sometimes it is fairly easy to overlook how great it is to be outside, just exploring the places that we think we know already. One of the activities of last week’s Bioblitz was identifying wild plants next to St. Andrews harbour: it was fascinating to learn more about the local flora. Among our discoveries were…

World Oceans Day, by Creatureshire

World Oceans Day :: Dia Mundial dos Oceanos

June 8th is World Oceans Day! Oceans are as essential to human life as forests and generate most of the oxygen in planet Earth. They are also the home of countless amazing creatures, in all sorts of sizes, shapes and colours: some of them look pretty much extra-terrestrial, like the nudibranch or the jellyfish. If you…