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Nine novels to devour this summer
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Nine novels to devour this summer

Already dreaming of lying in battle on the sand or on a soft hammock, with a novel to be released among your most longed-for plans? Well, here are eight titles that will not disappoint you.'The Disappearance of Adle Bedeau', by Graeme Macrae Burnet (Impedimenta)The author of 'A bloody plan' returns with a psychological thriller that will keep you in suspense throughout its reading. Inspector Gorski investigates the disappearance of a waitress in the French city of Saint-Louis. The main suspect is Manfred Baumann, the last person to see her alive and who was obsessed with her as well. The investigation will turn into a nightmare for both men. Tension to the last page.'My mother, her lover and me', by Adrienne Brodeur (Destiny). It comes with the endorsement of having been on the narrat...
Homemade ice creams to warm up the desserts
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Homemade ice creams to warm up the desserts

On 'Homemade ice cream' (ed. Oberon) the 'foodblogger' who defines herself as "Galician in love with the confectioner and accumulator of kitchen utensils" Vernica Losada, Suggest that readers leave behind the myth that ice cream is the Everest of desserts and embark on the adventure of making them at home, experimenting with flavors and mixes. As a sample of the possibilities that the medium freezing offers us, here are three of his funniest recipes, easier than you can imagine. Important: you need a refrigerator. At the end of this article you will find some purchase suggestions, which are from 40 to 150 euros. There are many more on the market, but they are all very similar and simple devices.PIA COLADA ICE CREAMIngredients250 ml of cream to assemble150 ml of coconut milk140 g of pinea...
Seasonal blue fish.  Easy recipes to get the best out of it
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Seasonal blue fish. Easy recipes to get the best out of it

In fact, we are already fully into the blue fish season, which begins in April and ends in August. Mackerels, albacore, sea bass (which curiously is considered white fish until it goes into heat, when it accumulates so much fat that it is considered blue fish), atn rojo, congrio, anchovies, sardines..., the fresh fish offer is the best of the year from late spring to late summer, and offers us an almost infinite source of gastronomic (and healthy) pleasures. And there are many ways to cook them in addition, no matter how much they are delicious grilled or fried. Here you have three very different ideas with sardines, mackerel and conger eel.Tangier-style baked sardinesIngredients15 small clean sardines. 1/4 cup olive oil2 garlic cloves, finely chopped1 tablespoon finely chopped parsley1 ...
More and more dogs with personal names in Spain, an upward trend.  These are the most frequent
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More and more dogs with personal names in Spain, an upward trend. These are the most frequent

SHUTTERSTOCKAs with humans, when it comes to dog names there are also fads. Nowadays, the most common thing is to name them as a person, something that was strongly discouraged just two decades ago. But also names of foods, fictional characters and countries. The former Blackies, Jackies and Pipos are now replaced by the Brunos, Thor Y Oreo.Every year, the pet sitter network Rover publishes its list of names of most used pulling from the extensive database that it manages. In the absence of the OTHER do the same with pets as with humans, that is, periodically publish the most frequent names and surnames in the country, we are left with the data from Rover to verify that the imagination of the Spaniards at the time of baptizing the pet has very precise limits.Bimba and Lola dogsAccordin...
Series with very special mothers.  Our favorites among the best
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Series with very special mothers. Our favorites among the best

Her motherhood stars in few series, although it is often key in the story. Because ... what would 'The Sopranos' be without Carmela or from 'Two Meters Underground' without Ruth? The Cersey from 'Game of Thrones', the Joyce de 'Stranger Things' o la Candela Montes from 'Hierro' represent different types of women, although they all have one thing in common: they may be saints or demons, but for their children they will be capable of anything. We collect here our favorite series mothers to honor all those who do not appear on Netflix or HBO, but are just as great, your mother, mine, my uncle.The mother in distress from 'Better Things' (HBO)Pamela Adlon (nominated several times for this role at the Golden Globes and once at the Emmys) plays Sam Fox, a woman whose motherhood is this time at...
On Mother’s Day, strawberry shortcake and pastry cream to make with the children
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On Mother’s Day, strawberry shortcake and pastry cream to make with the children

It is easy to make and, very importantly, the typical dessert in which you have to prepare several preparations, making it perfect for your children to help you. And you already know: a family that cooks together ... Strawberry cake with pastry milk, a recipe to make hand in hand with your children. SHUTTERSTOCKINGREDIENTS1 Breeze dough purchased already made200 g strawberries500 ml whole milk3 egg yolks100 g of azcar40 g cornstarch2 cinnamon sticksThe skin of a lemon3 tablespoons strawberry jam1 sheet of gelatin PREPARATIONFor starters, the best is wash and cut the strawberries, and put them in a bowl with a little sugar if they are not sweet enough. Although we are in full season, sometimes they are not quite ripe.While the children work with the strawberries, you can spread the doug...
Doña Sofía, the last queen of blue blood, determined to defend the crown
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Doña Sofía, the last queen of blue blood, determined to defend the crown

What is the difference between being a queen and working as a queen? The same that exists between the last line of blue blood, to which Doa Sophia belongs, and the new generation of consorts that occupies the thrones of Europe. In her book 'La ltima Reina', Carmen Gallardo draws an ambitious portrait of the emrita queen. The Kings emerged on Doa Sophia's 80th birthday. The book 'La tima reina' and its author, Carmen Gallardo. GtresThe last queen consort of royal blood, great-granddaughter, granddaughter, daughter, wife and mother of Reyes, with a clear determination since she arrived in Spain in 1963 together with her husband, the then prince Juan Carlos, still in Franco's life: defend the crown and his family. This is how the journalist and writer Carmen Gallardo introduces Doa Sofa ...