Month: August 2015

The History of Ferragosto in Italy

Happy Ferragosto everyone! It’s cloudy here in London and I’m sitting here reminiscing about all those Ferragostos in the past spent in Italy. All those hot, sunny days sitting with parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins all shouting at the table in a glorious cacophony of words, songs and plates and plates of food. But […]

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A little explanation about The Limonata Lounge

I’ve had this blog for over a year now and slowly I’ve been developing it into something that encompasses all the dreams that I have inside of me. The Limonata Lounge is a place where you can embrace a solitude filled with light and beauty, comraderie and a sense of belonging. It’s not just a […]

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how to make (and not make) la pizza rustica napoletana

Recipe: How to Make (or not make) La Pizza Rustica Napoletana

This past Saturday morning I was home and watching the Archway Farmer’s Market happening just outside the flat. I could see the cheese and salame stands from the window and I got a craving for something my mom used to make called ‘La Pizza Rustica’ – a cheese bomb of paradise that she made for […]

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