Venice and Blondes

Christmas cakes

Christmas cakes

Here we are ready to make some of the wonderful cakes of our Christmas tradition. As often happens I do not know for sure…

Venice lagoon trip

Camping in the Venice lagoon

Many persons consider Venice a quiet city, a place where the craziness of the everyday routine – noise, traffic, rush – doesn’t  exist. But…

mum&daughter in a boat

Fishing memories

When you live near the water – ocean, sea, lake, or, as in our case, lagoon – you are put in a boat very…

Chimneys in Venice

As in many cities, the view of the roofs in Venice is outstanding. But Venice wouldn’t be Venice without a peculiarity even on the…

Beetroot pizza

Tired of the usual pizza? Try this delicious beetroot version. You can make it with a normal pizza dough but, if you wish to…

rose

Variegata di Bologna

One of my best friend is from Bologna, Italy. When Somebody told me  that a roses plant of my garden was a ‘variegata di…