Last week was the little guy’s end of year school show and it was something that I was looking forward to all month. Let’s just say that I was BEAMING with pride! My little guy, who will turn 5 on the 10th of this month, is non-verbal. Being non-verbal and participating fully in a school … Continue reading The Proud Autism Parent
There’s a new ‘fruit’, as we say in Greek, these past couple of days and it’s a sensory one alright. Dirt. I recently bought a few plants and carefully arranged them on one side of my balcony. I can’t leave the little guy alone with them. He will pull at their leaves and scatter the … Continue reading At least it’s not poop!
Do you know how easy it is to make oreo cookie ice cream cake? As easy as buying a pint of ice cream and some oreos! That’s it basically. I didn’t follow some type of recipe. I just crushed the cookies and mixed them with some melted butter, spread them on the bottom of an … Continue reading Don’t forget to save room for dessert 🙂
Between the two of us, Panayioti and I had 4 slices. The rest is for dad. I know he’ll devour it in seconds and ask for more so I’ll be taking a trip to the super market in a bit for more ingredients (toppings and cheese). Homemade pizza is the best! Continue reading Have yourself a slice of pizza 🙂
I’ve grown up in pizza places, not born but definitely bred on pizza and everything that it entails. So for me the sauce and cheese are no-brainers. For the sauce I just used a plain old tomato sauce and added a bit of ketchup, salt, pepper, a tiny bit of sugar, a tiny bit of … Continue reading Time to decorate!
I bought Italian pizza flour from the super market yesterday, St. George Mills Flour. A bit pricier than the rest but I figured worth trying out. I used 1 1kg. package, 2 tsp. sugar, 2 tsp. salt, 4 tbsp. olive oil, 2 1/2 cups warm water, 1 9g. sachet of dry yeast and kneaded for … Continue reading It’s thin crust pizza this time – Italian style
I always make Sicilian pizza. For those not in the know, it’s the rectangular shaped one. Thick crust. I love bread so for me pizza is all about the dough. Continue reading Trying something different this time.