Homemade Fiocchi di sale – Salt Flakes

Fiocchi di Sale in Italian, “Fleur de Sel” in French or “Salt Flakes” in English (somehow it doesn’t have the same ring to it) is nothing more than crystals or clusters of crystals of salt used in cooking as a decorative touch. Salt flakes are formed by the action of the wind on salt marshes….

Focaccia al Rosmarino, burro e olio d’oliva

The Focaccia, (pronounced fo·cac·cia | \fō-ˈkä-ch(ē-)ə\) from the latin focus – fire – is a flat, rustic, but delicious bread originally from Genoa, in the region of Liguria northern Italy, made with very simple ingredients – flour, salt, sugar, water, olive oil and yeast – and cooked over a fire, from where its name derives…

Is grocery delivery still not a thing in the US in 2016?

When it comes to grocery delivery, the US despite being a first-world country, is light years away from many countries in beautiful old Europe. Grocery delivery is not a far fetch thing to accomplish for any supermarket, especially in big cities like NY or Chicago, where owning a car or parking is near to impossible….

‘Til it happens to you…

On Monday we all sat down in front of our TV to watch the Oscar’s. We laughed, we were moved, we clapped and we even cried. But during the awards it was Lady Gaga’s incredibly powerful performance of her Best Original Song nominee “Til It Happens To You”, which she wrote with songwriter Diane Warren…