Monthly Archives: November 2010

My mother’s cheap Oat & Apple Cake: the heart of the house

My mother’s cheap Oat & Apple Cake – Torta Economica alle Mele & Avena della mia mamma Music: Heart Of The House, Alanis Morissette. You are the original template. You are the original exemplary. This one is a cake my … Continue reading

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Strawberry, Chocolate Pudding Cakes. Baby Hollywood is dead, you can find it in yourself.

Strawberry, Chocolate Pudding Cakes – Tortine al Cioccolato & Marmellata di Fragole Music: Hollywood, Michael Bublè. I love this song (well, to tell the truth, I love everything Michael Bublè sings – I do think he’s the sexiest man on … Continue reading

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Apple Crumble Slice and teenage dreams

Apple Crumble Slice – Tranci di Crumble alla Mela Music: Teenage Dream, Katy Perry. If I had to think of something sweet that recalls girlhood, I’d probably choose some fresh and creamy treat (low calorie, of course!). Popsicles would be … Continue reading

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Carrot, Yogurt Cakes & Mother Nature

Carrot, Yogurt Cakes – Tortine alle Carote & Yogurt Music: Mother Nature’s Son, The Beatles. These small, spongy cakes are all about autumnal nature – they smell like cosy, rainy afternoons and taste like childhood memories. So simple and true: … Continue reading

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Buckwheat & Orange Cookies, cream and sugar in my coffee

Buckwheat & Orange Marmalade Cookies – Biscotti al Grano Saraceno & Marmellata di Arancia Music: What I Cannot Change, LeAnn Rimes. I know what makes me comfortable and I know what makes me tick. And when I need to get … Continue reading

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