The first Birthday continued (with a refined sugar free cake) II

After last weeks Birthday-post about my first semi-naked cake which was a bit of a sugar bomb (although VERY delicious), this weeks post is about a cake that is a little bit more healthy – but still really, really yummy! We wanted to try and keep our little daughter away from refined sugar for as…

A very exciting first Birthday including cake (of course!) I

How very exciting! Our daughter turned 1 a few weeks ago! We spent a super lovely Birthday-weekend with family and it was truly special. Of course, there is no Birthday without cakes so for the guests my mum, my step dad and I prepared a cake buffet with various cakes. I made two cakes for…

Light and Airy Quark Pastries

I hope you enjoyed these last couple of days that were so warm and lovely! Today I am looking outside and it is raining…all I can say is that I hope this was not all for this summer – I hope there are plenty of warm days that lie ahead :). …and for these warm…

The Food Exchange – Enjoy some Fudge this Easter!

It is time for Lucya from Lucya Bakes and my monthly Food Exchange. This time we are a little bit early but we really wanted to post before Easter to give you a little inspiration with regards to some homemade or home baked gifts. If this is the first time that you hear about the…

Puff pastry + cream = quick and yummy treat!

On a Sunday a few weeks ago I really fancied something sweet and cake-like. However, I didn’t really want to spend the time in the kitchen to bake a proper cake…and I didn’t fancy leaving the house either. The solution came to me when I looked in the fridge and saw a roll of puff…