100 things I love

Posted by on Mar 29, 2006 in list | No Comments

my husband my Powerbook people who love me my grandfather my therapist strangers that smile on the public transport a great idea being able to carry out my great ideas talking on chat to old friends a clean bathroom the first real day of spring a good sexy bra dessert a cozy bed fennelseed tea […]

Life is what happens while I’m blogging other things.

Posted by on Mar 28, 2006 in prattle | No Comments

I found this pic, dated march 28 2005. That is, one year ago. Since then, lots of things have happened, but finally, today things seem to have fallen into place.

Notte Bianca, Milano, 25-26 Marzo 2006

Posted by on Mar 26, 2006 in friends | No Comments

Matteo, Patricia, Dandy back there and Michele. Hitting the streets after midnight. At some point we came across Enrico and Elena in Brera. It was funny, since the odds of finding somebody in the crowd are kind of remote. Me & Patricia on the very crowded streetcar. It felt so much like those old times, […]

E’ urgente.

Posted by on Mar 23, 2006 in poetry | No Comments

E’ urgente l’amore. E’ urgente una barca sul mare. E’ urgente distruggere certe parole, odio, solitudine e crudelta’, alcuni lamenti, molte spade. E’ urgente inventare allegria, moltiplicare i baci, i campi, e’ urgente scoprire rose e fiumi e mattini chiari. Cade il silenzio sulle spalle e la luce impura, fino a far male. E’ urgente […]

Xocopili and Profiterols.

Posted by on Mar 10, 2006 in cuisine or at least food on the plate | One Comment

Preheat oven at 200 celsius. Prepare the choux: Put 2.5 dl of water, 60 grams of butter, 2 tablespoons of sugar, a pinch of salt in bain marie until the butter melts and then add 125 grams of flour and mix vigorously until the dough comes off the walls of the bowl. Remove from the […]

No internet access.

Posted by on Mar 9, 2006 in prattle | No Comments

Paradise. We don’t own a tv set, so we speak more, play more, and we have chance to build our own opinions thank the fact that we don’t receive the stream of propaganda that stays in the back of your head when you watch the wrong news broadcast. But what happens when this radical couple […]

Good Cooking

Posted by on Mar 4, 2006 in cuisine or at least food on the plate | No Comments

It had been some time since I last cooked a complete 3 course meal, with a scientific approach, experimenting new techniques and flavours, and daring to create my own recipes. I had Alberto and Rica over from Rome, and I wanted to treat them with something special. The menu was composed of a starter and […]