puff pastry

Puff Pastry

I have been dying to make puff pastry for years, since the first time I saw my sister-in-law make it.  Unfortunately I kept putting it off and putting it off because it was always just too time consuming.  There was always something to be done and besides there was always the grocery store where I… 

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grilled eggplant

Grilled Eggplant

My husband and I have decided that this year we will be planting our own vegetable garden. I usually give a hand to my mother-in-law and sister-in-law, so I think I have learned a lot about planting over the years or at least I hope I have.  And of course my husband likes to think… 

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Project Parade Linky Party #14

Hi again everyone, welcome to our Project Parade Linky party #14,  get ready to link up your new post  this week, from the first 100 link ups one blogger at random will be chosen to be featured, so link up early!   And how about checking out some of the other new posts too!  Have fun!… 

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Lentils and sausage soup

Lentils and sausage soup

Ahhh comfort food, probably one of the best food dishes to eat. I have to say this Lentils and sausage soup is one of my favourite comfort dishes. Over the years I have become a great appreciator of lentils. Actually I have come to love and cook all kinds of beans. Whether I make an… 

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Dutch Apple Loaf

Dutch Apple Loaf

The calendar says October but the weather here in Italy still says summer.  I must admit I don’t like that too much.  Middle of October and I am still sweating.  Enough already, I want to wear a jacket and sit in the TV room with a blanket over my legs, oh well at least I… 

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seafood fry

Seafood Fry

When it comes to fish or seafood I am really quite picky.  I like a baked trout, some shrimp maybe some halibut, but basically not much more than that.   Except for this amazing Seafood Fry. The first time I had this dish was at my own wedding reception here in Italy. We were actually… 

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project-parade-linky-party

Project Parade Linky Party #13

Hi again everyone, welcome to our Project Parade Linky party #13,  get ready to link up your new post  this week, from the first 100 link ups one blogger at random will be chosen to be featured, so link up early!   And how about checking out some of the other new posts too!  Have fun!… 

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