I’ve been in hibernation mode. Taking a planned break to just have fun cooking and spending time with people I miss engaging with regularly. I… ( Read More )
When creating this summer dessert, I was transported back in time to last summer in Italy. The dreamy days spent in Sorrento with my mother… ( Read More )
This tender, beautiful slab cake is studded with juicy blueberries and a refreshing zing of lemon. As if this cake couldn’t get any more delicious, the cloud of lemon cream cheese frosting is gorgeous ‘as is’ but if you feel you need to go that extra crowd-pleasing mile, you can opt to arrange more berries on top.
It’s your lucky day. No really, it is. St. Patrick’s Day carries with it the stigma of good luck and good fortune. There is no… ( Read More )
It was just a simple sandwich. He was a simple man. He was kind-hearted and quiet, he is what many would call ‘the salt of… ( Read More )
Talismans. Do you have them? I do. Maybe not as my driving force but they do exist in my world. Sometimes they are for me… ( Read More )
When you get a text from your Italian friend, that your teenage son intercepts, there is quite a lot of laughter that prevails. It will… ( Read More )
This year I tried to quit Christmas. I know, what a bah-humbug thing to say. I started my campaign to escape the holiday in early… ( Read More )