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Samhain Chestnut and Almond Cake

I went a bit nuts today; I went to the woods in search of inspiration for a cake I wanted to create for a long time… I also wanted to find myself, drifting and surfing on long gone memories when we had a family, when we spent October Sundays harvesting chestnuts in the forest back home. 514 more words


Chestnut Sponge Cake - Recipe (Gluten Free)

Hello there dear people of the internet – who wants cake?

The other night my dad reminded me we had some chestnuts in the fridge and I was wondering what I could do with them. 637 more words


skippin' like a stone

I’ve never been any good at skipping stones. It’s a game requiring a special skill –  a knack – that I just don’t appear to possess; a flick of the wrist, an arm-angling swagger that, it would seem, has evaded me entirely … for going on 33 years now. 1,261 more words


Disaster Strikes - But I saw it coming...

No, this is not the second Thanksgiving. Wait patiently; it’s coming in a few days time. This is the annual chestnut cake. I’ve not made it myself. 301 more words