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…

Birth cards – now and 29 years ago

A long time before our little girl was born I already knew how I wanted her birth cards to look like. I always adored the birth cards my mum made when I was born and I was determined I wanted to copy the way she did them for my first child. I wanted it to…

The Food Exchange: Happy Birthday & an English favourite

One year ago Lucy and I met virtually via blogging and started our Food Exchange project together. As most of you will know already Lucy and I every month exchange a recipe about a certain topic, bake it and write about it on the post. So this is our one-year-anniversary and I truly enjoy it…

Happy 100th Birthday!

A 100th birthday is definitely not something you experience often! It is a very special occasion and I felt honoured to be a guest at this truly special birthday party (apart from that it felt great to be the third-youngest person amongst around 60 guests, I have to admit ;)). Anyway, like it should be…