All posts tagged: seasonal

By the sea

tables and benches with big sea view and seagulls flock big tress making natural shadow on the beach small things look bigger when they are closer curious cat came near me while I was photographing seagulls and waves, she enjoyed sand bath and sun bath watching seabirds 🙂 October sunny day by the sea Lens-Artists Challenge – BIG Can Be Beautiful Too! For more photo-challenges: Photo a day challenge Colors and letters – photo a day challenge

Chocolate walnut cake

Chocolate walnut cake One-bowl or mix-in-the-pan type of cake – all the ingredients are just mixed together, right in the cake pan. (I find it much easier to mix the ingredients together in a separate bowl). Old-fashioned cake recipes have a special beauty. This cake has a soft and fluffy texture with rich chocolate flavor while a  walnuts adds a crunchy surprise, that almost doesn’t need frosting. If you like you can just dust the top of the cake with a little powdered sugar or cocoa powder and serve it on its own. Here is used whip cream frosting and melted chocolate, very lightly. Ingredients: 1 cup (150g) flour, sifted 1/3 cup (50g) cocoa, sifted 1 cup (220g) caster sugar 1/3 cup (80g) butter, softened 1/2 cup (125ml) milk 2 eggs 2 tbsp chopped walnuts 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tbsp baking powder a pinch of salt Method: Preheat the oven to 180C. Place all ingredients into a bowl and mix on high for 5 minutes. Pour into an oiled cake tin. Bake in preheated …