By Giulia Melucci
From an affectionate alcoholic, to the vintage big apple urban commitment-phobe, to a hipster elderly previous his promote date, and never one, yet novelists with Peter Pan complexes, Giulia has cooked for all of them. She suffers each one sadness with resolute cheer (after a couple of tears) and a bowl of pastina (recipe integrated) and has lived to inform the story in order that different girls may match out, with a bit of luck with larger luck, and if that is not attainable, a minimum of have whatever sturdy to consume.
Peppered all through Giulia's pleasant and sometimes poignant remembrances are fond reminiscences of her mother's cooking, the recipes she discovered from her, and plenty of she invented on her personal encouraged by way of the lads in her existence. Readers will howl at Giulia's boyfriend-littered previous and swoon over her irresistable culinary creations.
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I Loved, I Lost, I Made Spaghetti by Giulia Melucci