Monthly Archives: February 2011

Go Discovery!

On the final journey of the space shuttle Discovery and its six astronauts into orbit, we decided to watch the launch from our balcony. No traffic, not too many people, just us and our camera in the balcony, comfortably waiting. … Continue reading

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White Chocolate Cheesecake with Sea Salt Caramel

Do you like cheesecake? I tend to associate cheesecake with North America and especially with the New York style. So, it was with a little surprise that I learn that the joy of making cheesecake was already popular among the … Continue reading

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The Elegant Giraffe

Last weekend we went to the Zoo and I’ll be posting about that day here soon. Today I’m featuring the tallest animal we’ve seen there. The giraffe is elegant and very polite. If not being entertained, this animal might check … Continue reading

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Almond Cake

I have a huge bag of almonds. I know it’s not Easter yet, so I guess I have no excuse to make chocolate covered almonds. Humm, don’t give me ideas, ok? Instead, I found an incredible recipe for almond cake, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cake w/White Chocolate Mousse

I’m sure you heard that before about many other cakes. Everybody has one favorite best chocolate cake ever. This one is my best and my husband agrees. You may say: “yeah, right, of course your hubs agree, he has no … Continue reading

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Of All Corners of the World*

The sea. Deep, strong and yet peaceful. This is the place where we live. I mean, from where we live we face the ocean. Reformulating, this is the view we see from our place. We often walk on the beach. … Continue reading

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Best Banana Pie With Nutella

Lovers of banana pie unite! If you happen to not fall into this category, I assure you are about to change your mind forever after trying this luscious extra creamy melting pie. I warned you! With that being said, I … Continue reading

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