Last Sunday – the pasta-making day

Last Sunday, we were invited by Stefania and Diego to their house to help them make pasta. And then to eat it. We made ravioli, one batch with spinach and ricotta and the other with salmon and ricotta, then we also made tagliatelle!

We met Tony, their ageing cat who was so cuddly I could scarcely believe it (and came away with a new fur layer over my dress!), we listened to Diego and Joy playing the piano and we relaxed as we digested. It was a particularly lovely Sunday, thank you ^_^

Here are some photos!


Us, pasta-making


Tony, cuddle-seeking


The pasta, mouth-watering


The crowd, food-craving (it took longer than we expected to get everything done!)


Tony again, sun-seeking this time.


Joy, lost in his smoke-sun-phone world 😉


The wine we drank


One of the guitars they played


About Full Of Daisies

I am permanently in love. Things I like: purple, pasta, silk, autumn, the smell of mould, candles, cachi, having friends, water, new things, rice, eggs (all eggs!), fresh grass, olive trees, shiny things, glitter, hanging objects, windcatchers, wind, couscous, wasabi, carnivores, presents, snow, leaves, orchids, feathers, cappelletti, meat, fruit (all fruit), more del gelso (Morus alba L.), pigs, candles, christmas, polenta fritta!, separating egg whites from yokes in my hands, cartoons, dragons, the ocean, nudibranchi, cows, mercury (the metal), cosmos (the flowers), thunderstorms, Mika, turtles, acquariums, green and blue (mixed), siccamores, spring, snails, 24, porc with a sweet sauce (apple, cranberry, tomatoes jam), looking at a swimming pool upsidedown and underwater, english accent, open-minded people, driving, blue skies, checkered tablecloths, butterflies, books and cartoons in rhyme, painting eggs, the star-shadows that football players have, silver, laughing, Vivaldi, bells and chimes, white and purple, creating. Complete Happiness: Early morning. Sun, with a breeze; a pond with water lilies. A house, with a garden, full of plants. A vegetable patch, lemon, orange and mandarin trees. Cosmos everywhere. Birds in the trees; a tortoise eating the salad from the vegetable patch; a mammal (I couldn’t decide which one would make me happier) close by. No houses for as far as the eye can see. Me, a man that loves me and that I love. Friends coming over for a lunch that I have to prepare, and have all the ingredients for all ready in the kitchen.

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