Our Guardian Angel

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I’m back home in Iowa adjusting to the differences of a Florentine lifestyle and the American way of living. What could be a better way to get back in the swing of things than spending time in the kitchen testing recipes!!

For my brother Peter’s birthday each year my Mom made him an Angel Food cake. Although I was sad to think this would be the first year my Mom would not make Peter his favorite Angel Food cake, I was excited that I could let my Mom’s light shine by making him a cake that would hopefully help fill my Mom’s presence that was missing (speaking literally) but was most definitley there in spirit as our “guardian angel” during Peter’s birthday celebration. Continue reading