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Orange Detox Water

Detox Water: Part Three

Detox water – Orange and blueberries  Everyone has it own opinion about beauty. In fact beauty to me it is not only about appearance but it is also about loving and caring about your body from within because there is no point using make up on your face and completely neglect your nutrition. Whenever I make detox […]

Cherry tomaotes,Mozzarella di Bufala, Parma Ham and Organic bread

Treating myself the Italian way!

The sweetest cherry tomatoes, Bufalo mozzarella, Parma ham (no preservatives), Tuscany crusty bread….. I don’t need anything else!!!!!! 🙂

English vs Italian teabreak

English Vs Italian (Tea break), Let the battle begin!!!

What do you prefer during your tea break? An English cup of tea with some biscuits or an Italian espresso coffee with a Sicilian Cannolo dessert?

Ravioli with tomato sauce and Basil

My Italian flag Ravioli

Every time we cook “Ravioli”, lunch or dinner turns into something special and elegant. For those who haven’t got a clue of what a “ravioli”  is, it is a type of pasta which is filled with different type of sauce inside (mushroom and cheese/tomato, basil, Parmesan/ham and cheese there are a different variety).

Noodles

Exploring new horizons

Noodles means new flavours for me, I am not used to eating beansprouts either but I am really enjoying the combinations between the soya sauce,vegetables,prawns and noodles. The noodles in the photo are my very first attempt, (so people used to eating and cooking noodles, bare with me, I will try to improve) 🙂

Potato and leek soup

When outside is cold….

Potato, carrot and leek soup Whenever outside is cold, I feel like I want something to eat which will cuddle me with its consistency and warm hearted smell. This soup is my favourite healthy comfort food and never lets me down. I think it is because it reminds  me of my mum’s soup, she used […]

Daily Prompt: Three Coins in the Fountain “Arrivederci Roma”

Have you ever tossed a coin or two into a fountain and made a wish? Did it come true? The first thing I thought when I read this question was: I can’t forget when I tossed a coin in Trevi Fountain (Fontana di Trevi) making the wish to come back in Rome for holiday.

Magical detox Water: Part Two

Detox water: Part Two

Detox water – Cucumber and lemon  This is an easy, cheap but very effective way of purifying your body from the unwanted toxins. The water is accompanied simply by lemons slices, cucumber and mint leaves.

I believe, I trust, I appreciate……

I feel like there is a magical and strong power surrounding the word “believe”, I don’t know why but it makes you feel so small in front of it. Believing into someone or something is taking part into something which is uncontrollable ( you can’t help yourself not deeply feeling it) and unknown to you […]

Sushi

Photo: Our Japanese Treat Lunch

This is what we had for lunch 40 minutes ago and we really enjoyed it because we are  trying to push our boundaries and try different cuisines.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

Ps. This post was written and created by my husband (it couldn’t have been me)! You know Italians and football.

The Young Old Lady, Mrs.Thopmson

The yellow pages of the book still have that lovely smell that she used to like when she first bought it. While turning the page to chapter 10 Mrs.Thompson suddenly noticed her hand,  the colour, the shape, even the rings she used to wear were different.

Everyday is a second chance