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New and just for you: the Happy Cooking Playlist by GBC

New and just for you: the Happy Cooking Playlist by GBC

I am really looking forward to my 30th birthday* in a couple of weeks, however, it makes me a bit melancholic sometimes. Not sad, rather positive and joyfully melancholic. For example, last week I thought about myself at the age of 12 or 13, lying […]

My Very Own Way To Make Alsatian Tarte Flambée

My Very Own Way To Make Alsatian Tarte Flambée

I wish you all a wonderful New Year! I would like to start 2018 with an absolute favorite of mine: Alsatian tarte flambée. I chose this recipe because I like to eat tarte flambée (actually, I love it) and, of course, France, the cradle of […]

New Year’s Punch with Winter Spices

New Year’s Punch with Winter Spices

Today I just have some really good-looking photos and a great recipe for you. Unfortunately, after my wonderful visit back home in Germany over Christmas, I caught a cold and now I am just lying whiningly on the couch. But don’t you worry, I am […]

It’s Winter Time

It’s Winter Time

“Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow, …” Dean Martin’s Christmas carol could be the title song for my idea of ​​winter. I expect snow every day from the beginning of December. This years’ unmotivated, tiny flakes do not count for me. No […]

Homemade Vanilla Sugar

Homemade Vanilla Sugar

Let’s talk about Christmas cookies! I really love the American ones during the holidays, however, I have to admit that I prefer the huge variety of the German cookies. I’m super sorry you guys but as soon as I see some Linzer Augen (Linzer eyes), […]

FavoritePlaces: Lilly Pad Hopyard Brewery

FavoritePlaces: Lilly Pad Hopyard Brewery

Once upon a time there was a young and restrained man. He lived with his pretty and smart wife in a land far away. Both were happy and enjoyed the adventures their new home offered them. One day the young man came home and was […]