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The new life of a thrifted dresser as a media console Pt. II

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Here we are, back with the never-ending story of the soon-to-be media console.
Part I of this post was very long, but the preparation steps were quite hard and time-onsoleonsuming. This time though I’ll promise I’ll be quick. Continue reading

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The new life of a thrifted dresser as a media console Pt. I

1 Sealinthefog The new life of a thrifted dresser as a media console

As you might have realised by now each time we stay in Italy for a bit we put ourselves in the position of doing some huge diy project that we manage to finish just few days before leaving. I am not complaining, at all: we love the things that come up like that, at the very end, without planning, just hard work and fun.

So before moving to Australia one of the various projects we tackled was a media console for Matteo’s mum. Continue reading

From antique manger to magazine holder

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It’s been ages since we last shared something here on sealinthefog.com. We have been slightly ‘trapped’ between works and new life in Melbourne and weeks passed by without even noticing!

But it is finally time for another DIY!!! Continue reading

Homemade bagels

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As you probably know, Matteo worked as a cook in Madrid. But what you don’t know is that he actually worked in Pizza shop for about two years. So he has quite a good hand with preparing dough, rising times and creating yummy stuff from simple ingredients. So he decided he wanted to try to make homemade bagels! Continue reading

The art of enjoying homemade Dim Sum

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While in Italy last year (yes, I know, long time ago, but I thought just now it would be nice to share this post) my husband put his cooking skills to test quite a lot.  We don’t plan to be sharing all the recipes, since unluckily most of the times we didn’t take pictures. We did though document a few. So here comes the first one (well actually the second one, since we already shared the Jujube compote recipe).

He prepared homemade Dim Sum! Continue reading

Jujube or Chinese date compote

1 sealinthefog Jujube Compote Marmellata di Giuggiole

As I promised in this post, which was actually long time ago, here comes a tutorial, and this time it’s our first kitchen related post. Continue reading