30 novembre 2007

In the bag: Chestnut and hazelnut cake

A piece of cake? Have a look on my 'new' kitchen diaries, I saved you a piece!
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30 novembre 2007

Facelift for my kitchen diaries

Since I have been back online in september 2007, new ideas for my kitchen diaries have been rushing through my mind. It was great to comeback to blogging, but I wanted more. Actually, I wanted to offer you more... First, I  wanted to improve my recipe writing (actively working on it thanks to the The recipe's writer's handbook from Barbara Gibbs Ostmann right aside my keyboard ), and my photos too, definitely... (more tricky with my limited skills at the job and the even more limited amount of light around lately, but... [Lire la suite]
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19 novembre 2007

The wind of change

Don't you ever have that feeling that life is just going too fast for you at times? Be so lucky if you don't... I am that dreamy, somewhat lazy type of girl who likes to take life slowly, very slowly. I might seem adventurous at first sight, but god knows I'm not. Lately, a wind of change is blowing over my head. I needed it, I wanted it, and now it's there. It's all good things, but still, it's all going soooo fast and I am having a little trouble to cope with everything. Among those changes, I am working on a completely... [Lire la suite]
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06 novembre 2007

The '1001 nights' breakfasts of my childhood (1)

Moroccan pancakes have the taste of my childhood. It tastes of my summer holidays in moroccan paradise, at my lovely aunt Mina, my mum's little sister. The whole summer, she would spoil us like kings...  Her modest house was our palace. That's me, a long time ago: a little gourmande in moroccan paradise... Among all, the gourmande that I have always been can't help but remember the breakfasts and tea-time, back then...  True feasts of the 1001 nights. There were fountains of mint tea, fresh orange juice and... [Lire la suite]
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