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Grain Cake

It’s not a very tantalizing name for a cake, is it? This cake is a riff on that Italian Easter time  dessert, Pastiera Napoletana di Grano, a dessert  558 more words

Parlez-vous franglais? Cake tout citron

Franglais – what charming coinage, a fusion of français and anglais, to describe a French scattered with English words. The longer I´ve lived in France, the more I realize how many anglicisms are actually used in every day speech.   1,208 more words



The other day a female friend sent me a text message reading that I had been invited to a wedding committee. Actually, she was not really a friend but one of those people who possess your number by mistake. 1,149 more words

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Foodie Friday: Coffee Crumb Cake!

This is actually a slightly sourdough coffee crumb cake!

Coffee cake? Crumb cake? Coffee crumb cake? Whatever you call it, there’s not much that goes better with a cup of coffee. 329 more words


Bunratty Castle

For our last full day in Ireland, we decided to be ambitious and book a 10 hour tour of the more scenic bits the country has to offer. 322 more words


Recipe: Anna's Moelleux au Chocolat

Earlier this week, a new colleague joined our team from Brussels, so I thought it only fitting that her welcome cake be French (as is she), made with Belgian dark chocolate. 441 more words


Skyla's 1st Birthday Cake Smash

I don’t do many portraits, as regular followers may have gathered!  So when Skyla’s Mum Leighann popped up on a local photography group asking for help with her daughter’s cake smash I had to help. 68 more words