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Milk Chocolate Brownies – For Loneliness and Sweet Teeth

I find brownies fascinating. When I was about six or seven years old, my kind-of-godmother (who was and is one of my childhood heroes of the kitchen along with my mother) got me and my brother an American cookbook for … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Cookies – Baking Still Gets Me Mad

For some reason, to me, ultimate nuisances come from baking – even though I am the kind of person who gets angry pretty easily. But honestly, nothing gets me as much as when the sweet pastry doesn’t stick, or the cookie … Continue reading

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White Chocolate Mousse With Lime Zest – Zing Baby, Oh Yeah

I hardly ever eat chocolate, and that is the truth. The reason behind it is usually I’d feel very gulity if I bought chocolate in a store, just like that, to eat. But a few weeks back I decided to … Continue reading

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Cherry Clafouti – so very good for when it is 30 degrees outside

Yes, it has been a while, and I am terribly sorry. The good news is though, in about two months, I will be moving my cooking to a brand new kitchen in a brand new flat, so the frequency of … Continue reading

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Orange and chocolate cheesecake, baked – how to make your kitchen smell like a million bucks

One of the million perks of being able to cook: you have a secure way to cheer someone up. One of the million perks of being in a relationship: you have someone to cheer up. So if my boyfriend is … Continue reading

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Restaurant review – Côte Restaurants

This Valentine’s Day, after weeks of struggle to find the right restaurant, we finally managed to decide on one of the Côte chain’s restaurants – the one near Oxford Circus, Marketplace. I have always seen their stripy design from the outside, … Continue reading

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Lemon tart

I always tend to say about recipes that they are easy and quick and that you can do it! Well the crust of this cake was not easy or quick. The filling is though. This is a cake for people … Continue reading

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