Category Archives: beef

Is all in a pie

… it really is… or at least pies are rather important part of British cooking. There’s something comforting in their nice and steamy presence. And I’m not talking about sweet pies like apple pie or cherry pie, but savoury ones … Continue reading

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Show Me Your Balls….

guess what’s cooking? No those aren’t truffles…. those aren’t any sweets actually… but meatballs 🙂 Rolled in a bread crumbs and waiting for their turn to jump into the pan and fry joyfully to their fate. So yes today’s lunch … Continue reading

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Lost In Translation….

… that’s how I’m feeling lately… my school started a round of mid-terms exams, so instead of cooking and baking I’m revising and then revising some more and then even more. After my last post Anna asked me to tell … Continue reading

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I’m Dreaming of Travelling Far Away

I’m really sick and tired of this winter. It’s cold, and cold and snowy and rainy… yuck… the ice is taking over the pavements, so any attempt of wearing highheels is a hazzard of a kind and I hate the … Continue reading

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Being Julia Child or Rather Julie Powell

How many of you have read “Julie & Julia”? How many saw the movie? Quite a few, thank you… so I bet you guys remember the scene where Julie was trying Beouf Bourguignon and fell asleep as the dish was … Continue reading

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