We spent 5 days in Milan to visit my in-laws. Going to Milan is always a great treat to me. Not only because of the fact that it’s vacation, with nice weather, amazing historic sights and family, but for a large part it’s also due to the amazing food. Going into an ‘express’ supermarket makes [...]
As mentioned in my previous post and when we visited Milan last summer, I fell in love with a saffron, zucchini and ham pasta. The fussili alla carbonarina served at Tarantella, my (now) favorite restaurant is so different and full of flavor, that I needed to try it at home.
I wish I [...]
Last Sunday we celebrated my in-laws’ 45 wedding anniversary. Some day I hope we get to celebrate our 45th anniversary (not wedding, as the chances for that are slim – not merely the likelihood, but sheer age restrictions are present here!, but the us-being-a-couple-anniversary is hopefully doable.)
And if we get to do that, I [...]
The fact that I had a bunch of different evening activities last week, led to an abundance of leftover meats and veggies in my kitchen. Not really leftovers though, more ‘food gone unused’. Food that still needed to be used in some way or the other. Food that’s changed purpose, over the course of a [...]
Thursday was moving day. At 8am the movers arrived at our old house and after a cup of coffee they started loading [...]
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