Category Archives: baking

Ruguh…what? Rugelachs My Love

yes, you heard well rugelachs, which are small pasteries in crescent shape, filled with delicious filling, they come from Jewish tradition and are to die for… big time. You can read more about them here. As I was reading through … Continue reading

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Is all in a pie

… it really is… or at least pies are rather important part of British cooking. There’s something comforting in their nice and steamy presence. And I’m not talking about sweet pies like apple pie or cherry pie, but savoury ones … Continue reading

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Muesli For Breakfast

When I lived in Switzerland it was common to have muesli for breakfast. Muesli seemingly is a Swiss invention, which was introduced around 1900 by doctor Maximilian Bircher-Benner as a healthy meal for patients of his hospital. The idea was … Continue reading

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Pudding The French Toast?

Comfort food is diary to me, always and on every occassion when I’m unwell, unhappy or simply ill. Cheese and buttermilk, curd cheese, hard cheese, soft cheese you name it. I’m not allowed much milk on its own during the … Continue reading

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Eat The Cakes

I have new favourite cake tray. Bought it in Lidl for pennies. It’s perfect for small six loafs of your choice. One does not need to stress how cute such loafs are. Little cake just for you, which seems like … Continue reading

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Boy oh Boy it’s a Boy

Yeah my baby cousine is preganant and she’s due with a boy in a couple weeks time. It feels kind of weird from my perspective but hey as I said I’m not normal about that. As I was buying present … Continue reading

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Kinderparty…. is Kinderparty

…. no no no, not my kid… it’s a common knowlegde that I’m childless and till quite recent rather happy about it, now I have to admit I’m giving it a little bit of thought as the bloody biological clock … Continue reading

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When The Brain Has Cravings….

… it’s a really serious business… I’m in the middle of exams. The end of term came upon me and our lecturers think it’s bloody enjoyable to put us through a good old exam session… what a joy 😉 So … Continue reading

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Ogres Are Like Onions and Gratins are like Ogres….

After the warm welcomes and delightful comments I received after guest post at Chef’s Dennis blog I figured that maybe I should show you all who I was talking about. Having that in mind searched high and low for a … Continue reading

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On Pizza and Award

First things first 🙂 Lovely Sandra from Sandra’s Easy Cooking awarded me with this amazing blogging award. Thank you so much I feel honoured 🙂 Today after a closer inspection of the fridge I discovered a pack of freah yeats, … Continue reading

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