Mocha Whoopies

My son is a soccer player. He is the goalkeeper in his school team and on Sunday his team took the gold medal in a championship organized among several private schools of Athens. He has taken his role very seriously and he aspires to become someone like Ronaldo from Real. Up to that point everything

Read the full article…

Orange Fudge Brownies

What do you think about birthdays? Is it a fun moment for you or it brings you a sweet melancholy by reminding you the fact that another year has passed? Is it a day of joy or is it a day of retrospect and resetting of targets? Since tomorrow is my birthday, I am trying

Read the full article…

Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies

Today here in Greece we celebrate two things. First, religionwise, the Annunciation of Mary, Mother of Christ and second the beginning of our rebellion against Ottoman Empire. As some of you know, Konstantinople (Istanbul) and consequently soon after Greece were subjugated by Ottomans in 1453 A.D. and stayed like this until 1821 A.D., when a

Read the full article…

Chocolate Tart with Marrons Glacérs

Today I have a dessert for you. I would like to treat you since yesterday was my husband’s Name Day and today is my brother’s Name Day. My husband’s name is Theofanis and derives from Epiphany which we celebrated it yesterday. Today in Greece we celebrate Saint John and my brother’s name is John. So,

Read the full article…

Chocolate Kourabiedes

Just like in all Christian countries, Christmas is a big fest in Greece too. During the old days and because Greece is surrounded by sea, people here used to decorate a ship. But as globalization reached our country too, we adopted the northern Europe’s tree which we decorate with ornaments and balls. As in every

Read the full article…