Happy birthday Mum – choco cake

For me Christmas is such a difficult time of the year…food..is EVERYWHERE. Not only do I eat on Christmas eve, on Christmas day, the second day of Christmas we eat the leftovers…on the 27th it’s my mum’s bday so…food again. And with food more presents of course. Every year I bake a special cake, different…

Christmas cake – chocolate & orange

This year is almost over and I can’t believe it. The past 12 months have been like an hurricane for me. I gave up my job after my studies in public relations. I moved twice: Rome and then Milan again. I said so many NO and so many YES. I felt in love, I broke…

Almond-carrot cake

There are some flavours that remind you of past summer days, when school was over and the only thing to do was to spend the day playing tennis or swimming. During this summer days a nice option for breakfast or a quick snack after tennis classes was always a mini carrot almond cake. Now that…

Apricot cake for July

A new month starts today! I feel thrilled for all the great changes that I have been through the last months: moving to Rome, than decided to follow and realize my biggest dream, starting a new job, moving back in Milan, meeting new amazing people among them my employee and feeling part of a big…

Raw avocado cake

Sometimes I have new obsessions. I had the cake design time, when I was baking from morning to evening, decorating, cutting fondant and so on. Then came the smoothie obsession (still ongoing I must admit). Then sandwich and quick and easy meals for office lunch. Now I have this new one, which is definitely the…

Greek choco cake – vegan

Monday, oh no not you again. This week end has been so rainy that Monday couldn’t be different. Rainy, foggy, still cold. I am waiting spring to come, flowers to be ready, parks to be full of people running or having pic nics. That’s my favorite season of the year. While dreaming of a nice…

Mocha coffee cake

  Devo ammetterlo: scrivere questo post è stata un’impresa. Alle prese con gli scatoloni per il trasloco, la ricerca della casa che non è stata proprio facile ed il nuovo lavoro. Poi i dilemmi sul blog, le domande “tu cosa vuoi fare da grande”, “perchè scrivi di cibo” “perchè di te non si sa nulla…