The Benefits of An Old-Fashioned, Simple Life: In Love with Harvest, Wheat and Bread

 “After a full belly all is poetry.”  Frank McCourt    There are not too many people who appreciate the simple things in life. As the world becomes more complicated and advanced, people struggle through days rather than live through with happiness, interest and love. The advantages to the new technological world are clear, but it […]

A Truly Sweet French Kiss in the Hope of an Autumn Romance: Macarons

“A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.” John Keats   Many, indeed many, people have some kind of a relationship with macarons. Some love to eat them, some love to make them, some have to see them, some can’t stop buying them, some swears never […]

Where Magic Happens – Fool-proof Bread Buns for Baking Tots

“So, here is some flour, oil, water and salt…”    I truly enjoy baking with children. Selfishly, I love the way they are looking at adults whilst being explained about processes, like the adult is the center of the universe ,one who knows all the questions and can provide all the answers. Selfishly, I love […]