Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake

Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake 625 (1 of 1)

As I write this there is only five more days till Christmas.  And I still have so much to do.  I still have to wrap, get my cookie plates together to give to friends and family members and who knows how many other things I have to do? With the mild weather here in Italy… 

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Grilled Salmon Steaks

grilled salmon steaks

As I was baking my last cookie, of course I couldn’t help myself from sneaking a taste or two, I thought hmmm maybe today would be a good day to make something really healthy and at the same time super tasty.   With all the holiday festivities and the amazing appetizers, eggnog, cakes and oh let’s… 

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Project Parade Linky Party #23


Hi again everyone, welcome to our Project Parade Linky party #23,  everybody ready to link up your new post  this week?   Remember from the first 100 link ups one blogger at random will be chosen to be featured, so don’t forget  link up early!   Why not check out some of the other new posts too!… 

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Living in Italy has made me realize that the simplest dish can be made in so many different ways, depending on the region or even how the family cooks it.   That of course also includes how to make  Gnocchi.  I have been told to use just flour and potatoes, or use  some milk instead.  But… 

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Lemon Bread

lemon bread

Now that I cookie baked myself out, I thought there’s more to Christmas than just cookies and bars. So  I want to share one of the most delicious and requested quick breads I have ever eaten or made. Lemon Bread.   I love lemons.  I love the smell of lemons, I love the taste of… 

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Mocha Almond Biscotti

mocha almond biscotti

It took me the longest time to try a biscotto, not because I didn’t think that they tasted good or I didn’t like the look of them but because they are so darn hard.  I knew  if I dared take a bite I’d break a tooth or two!   For that reason,  my husband told… 

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Nutella Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

nutella chocolate peanut butter bars

Cookies, bars, candy what’s your Christmas favourite? I like them all, so this week I decided, since Christmas is right around the corner and today is a special day, you guessed! It’s my birthday! I am going to share some of the most delicious Christmas cookie recipes ever made. A couple of recipes are from… 

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