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Strawberry Santa Claus

Strawberry Santa Claus

When I first saw this strawberry Santa Claus I could quite not wait to prepare it. They’re beautiful, they’re sweet…I quite had no courage to eat them. They are those kind of Christmas treats that takes us back to our childhood’s memories, those kind of…

Homemade chocolate Christmas ornaments

Homemade chocolate Christmas ornaments

I first prepared this chocolate christmas ornaments a couple of years ago. This year I decided to prepare also smaller balls and I liked them even more. Or, I did like so much having bigger and smaller ones together. This is a recipe of Sardinian…

Brazilian Christmas french toast – Rabanadas

Brazilian Christmas french toast – Rabanadas

This Brazilian cinnamon french toast has been present in all my Christmas lunches and dinners since now. It has always been my mother’s favorite Christmas sweet and usually she is the one who prepares it. The french toast recipe may lightly vary between different families –…

A loving gingerbread house (with no ginger)

A loving gingerbread house (with no ginger)

I admit I had never seen a gingerbread house recipe since about a month ago, when I watched an episode of Australian Masterchef TV series when two competitors had to bake and build a gingerbread house following a famous pastry chef recipe. (By the way,…

Chocolate granola

Chocolate granola

This chocolate granola was on my “to do” list. I postponed more times for many reasons, one time I hadn’t chocolate at home, another time I had no almonds. Then finally I prepared it and it was deep love. I like all granola recipes I…

Chocolate cups with dried fruit

Chocolate cups with dried fruit

These chocolate cups with dried fruit are very simple to prepare and can be a quick solution to take to a friend’s dinner or to present someone. Chocolate and dried fruit match so well together. I have already posted other recipes, all simple and tasty,…

An exquisite brittle with pistachio recipe

An exquisite brittle with pistachio recipe

As soon as I saw this brittle with pistachio recipe I ran to the kitchen to prepare it. I love beautiful food and, especially, when it is simple and quick to prepare. Pistachio is a delicacy by itself, and served as a brittle is just……

Chocolate witch brooms

Chocolate witch brooms

These chocolate witch brooms  are treats that go well for children but also for adults. They’re healthy (I used only dark chocolate to prepare the brooms) and can be a silly cute thing to have fun amongst friends. Together with the banana boos, these witch…

Banana Booo – A Halloween idea

Banana Booo – A Halloween idea

Banana booooo!!! Well, my children are grown but the child inside me is still alive :-)! Halloween became a worldwide known holiday and, even if I do not prepare anything special for this day. These are treats that go well for children but also for…

Super simple granola

Super simple granola

I like granola. I like very much granola. Even if I don’t like yogurt and eat it as it is or with a sliced banana. It is perfect for me who often looks for a sweet treat. This simple granola is perfect for these moments,…