Made in Pistoia : castagnaccio a Tuscan chestnut cake 

Pistoia is located 30 km from Florence & surrounded by hills & mountains filled with chestnuts trees, that’s why at the present they are full of these seasonal fruits that I really love! In the past chestnut  trees were called : “bread trees” , just because from these small versatiles  fruits  – colesterol free  + … More Made in Pistoia : castagnaccio a Tuscan chestnut cake 

Sardinia’s heart : Orgosolo , no seaside… but murales!

Have you ever heard about this part of Sardinia island? It is just in the middle of the island near the beautiful town of  Nuoro and  Cala Gonone,  on  the  coast with its  stunning clifts on the emerald sea. I’ve been here to visit a friend who lives here  and I loved Orgosolo , the … More Sardinia’s heart : Orgosolo , no seaside… but murales!

Pistoia : it’s harvest time ( by hand ) in Tuscany!

“A Settembre l’uva è matura e il fico pende” this is an old farmers’ saying = in Septmber grape is mature & fig hangs…this morning I had the proof this is trally true !in Pistoia’s countryside lots of sweet grape & figs ! My breakfast was made of this fantastic & organic fruits👏👏 Many hands … More Pistoia : it’s harvest time ( by hand ) in Tuscany!