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Quarantine diary of the Gourgandines, day 9

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

So as some of you may know now, the Apocalypse is upon us ! Aliens... er... the Covid-19 has attacked planet Earth, making everyone sick and forcing us all to stay at home. Are we sick yet ? No. Are we home ? We sure are. Are we bored ? ...DA ! Today is quarantine ...

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Ozzy Osbourne Ordinary Bats Truffle bitten

Bat for dessert: bon appétit, Ozzy!

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

38 years ago, something quite unusual happened in the good city of Des Moines. Ozzy Osbourne ate a bat and one of the more memorable rock stories was born! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GeuW4Smf9PI Why did Ozzy eat a bat anyway? Thousands of terrified parents weren't particurlarly keen on that Prince of Darkness nonsense. Black Sabbath's music was terribly loud and ...

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Nick Cave Valentine Pavlova from top with Kylie Minogue

A Valentine’s Pavlova for Nick Cave

Friday, February 14, 2020

On the last day I took her where the pavlovas growShe sat at the table, eyes greedy as a thiefAnd I kissed her goodbye, said, "All calories must die"Then I lent down and planted a meringue 'tween her teeth Valentine, Schmalentine... Raise your hand if you hate Valentine's Day! You know what we're talking about, right? Cheap ...

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The cure Halloween twin cakes

The Cure: twin cakes for Halloween 2019!

Thursday, October 31, 2019

"I hear her voice calling my nameThe sound is deep in the darkI hear her voice and start to runInto the trees..."🌳🌳🌳 Halloween is finally here, witches! 🎃 This year, we wanted to make something really special and that's why we got all of you involved in the choice of our new Halloween baby. A big ...

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Electric Frankenstein Monster Macarons with vinyl

Electric Frankenstein: how to eat macarons

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

We may -or may not 😶- have listened too much to The Hives and Spotify was kind enough to recommend us the LP "Ho to Make a Monster", by the incredible Electric Frankenstein.⚡Major crush! This american band, from New Jersey, was formed in the early nineties and is a name to remember in the punk ...

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Miles Kane Crispy sandwich and apple chips

Crispy treat for Miles Kane!

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Satan knows we'd love to fully embrace Autumn and put on our witch hats, but it's hard to let go when it's 20°outside! 🙀 So, why not "Blame It On The Summertime", just like Miles Kane does in his own crispy way? You know our love for this great artist, and our frustation to ...

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Garbage Cake Version 2.0

A Version 2.0 cake for Garbage

Friday, September 27, 2019

Once upon a time, two teenage girls, scrunchies and braces on, turned their brand new cathode screen on and discovered something very special on MTV. That very special thing was Garbage, a band that would change the face of alternative rock forever. Today, we're not teenagers anymore, but the exquisite feeling of that discovery remains ...

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Patti Smith Redondo Beach Cake

Redondo Beach : a Cake for Patti Smith

Thursday, August 15, 2019

This is the Redondo Beach, a cake made for an artist that's very dear to us. Patti Smith is a formidable woman, a unique soul who knows no boundaries. Patti is a poetess, a composer, a writer, a paintor. She also is a precursor in punk rock music and a true inspiration for many. And ...

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