Author: Ana Kali Maat

The Klet Brda winery

  The Klet Brda winery is the leading producer and exporter of Slovenian bottled wine. Renowned for its distinctive style and appreciated by wine lovers in Slovenia and 26 countries around the world. The winery unites 400 families, who have been working together for over fifty years and have turned local wine making into a success story. Their mission is to capture in our wines the uniqueness...

Špela Perc and Smart Movement for healthy spine

  Better Lifestyle hosted Smart Movement Healthy Spine Workshop in Sunny Studio, Ljubljana. Spela Perc taught us Pilates and Gyrokinesis excersices and lectured how to preserve healthy spine, while Izidor Ivanovic taught us what puts spine at risk and when to act before it is too late. After workshop we were treated with healthy snacks from Arboretum restaurant, cocktails from Goriška Brda an...

Bill Murray in Ljubljana / Grand Hotel Union in cooperation with Slovenia Vodka

  On Monday, 5 June, Grand Hotel Union in cooperation with Slovenia Vodka, the company which has spread the word of Slovenia and the unique drink all around the world, hosted a relaxed after-work get-together at the restaurant Atelje, currently the hippest restaurant in Ljubljana. The invited business partners enjoyed unique combinations of fresh flavours created by Atelje’s master chef...

Lukanovič Dental Services

  Lukanovič Dental Services is a dental center offering complete dental care and rehabilitation. Tomaž Lukanovič, DDS, who heads Lukanovič Dental Services, started his career at the Ljubljana Healthcare Center, where he obtained his first dental experience. After spending several years there, he decided to continue pursuing his path and vision at his own private dental center in Ljubljana. He...

How I chose the best gardener in Ljubljana, Pro Horto Strgar

    A year ago, my family moved into our new house with a big garden. I never thought that gardening is my thing, but I decided that I will try my best to learn more about trees,bushes, flowers and planting. For start I had planted a very clear idea of how I want our garden to look like. Since I am romantic and love fresh flowers, I imagined my garden to be as fairy-tale as it is possibl...

Flirting with anti ageing procedures

  My first visit to plastic surgeon happened eleven years ago when I was living in Charlotte. I was sent there by my family doctor for removal of few moles and he suggested that it shall be done by plastic surgeon for minimal scars and best outcome. Since then I have been back and forth about thinking of the pros and cons of plastic surgery and if or when to start with non invasive minimal pr...

Benefits of Physical Therapy

  In one of my previous posts I was writing about all the advantages that come whit regular exercise, but I didn’t mention that once you start exercising and discovering your body all over again, you can encounter some uploaded physical pain. This fall I organised group of Friends for a cross training class, because I wanted to add more diversity into my workout routine that consisted mostly ...

Better Lifestyle, Maxi Market and Guerlain

  A day before Slovenian Mothers day celebration, Better Lifestyle team organised an event with our partner Maxi Market, a department store with the longest tradition in Ljubljana city centre. Maxi Market, Guerlain and Better Lifestyle team decided to present novelties in cosmetics department and presentation of new fragrance Mon Guerlain. Group of international women, from various background...

Monstera bistro by chef Bine Volčič

  It has been almost one year that we can enjoy the magnificent cuisine of one of the best known Slovenian chefs of younger generation – Bine Volčič. A former TV-chef opened a trendy “neo-bistro” called MONSTERA BISTRO in the heart of Ljubljana at Gosposka ulica 9, in a quiet pedestrian street between Kongresni trg and Križanke Open-air Theatre. Offering a fresh-market weekly menu for lunch a...

Miotto, best kept secret in furniture industry

  I have to admit that I visited Miotto show room with my architect when I was renovating one of my apartments, but it never occurred to me that Miotto is a furniture brand developed and founded in Slovenia. It is collaboration of a Slovenian co-founder Vasja Srebrnic and Harvey Norman (Australian furniture retailer). Since it has such an international name, I assumed it is an Italian brand. ...

Pro Horto Strgar / Creation and re-creation of GARDENS and PARKS

  The core activity of Pro Horto Strgar d.o.o. is the design of open space (creation and re-creation of gardens and parks). It all starts with an idea, followed by realisation and finishes with regular maintenance. Company’s owner and CEO is Andrej Strgar, a professional landscape architect, who holds a university degree in landscape architecture and Slovenian court certificate in the field o...