Cake decorating…

…is something I have wanted to learn for a long time! As you all know I love baking, but when it comes to decorating cakes I have a lot to learn. So when finally an opportunity came up to attend a cake decorating class I couldn’t say no and joined up with a colleague of…

Baby, it’s cold outside – a cake perfect for winter!

My (not so) little brother and I share a passion for baking and really have a lot of fun spending time in the kitchen together. Although we both have slightly different approaches,  I would say the parts we enjoy most is the planning and the time when we see the finished project. We often have…

Happy New Year 2019!

I hope you all had a great Christmas time and are now ready for the new year 2019. May it be a very happy one for all of you – maybe with many new DIY projects, a lot of cooking and baking ;). After a very happy Christmas time with family in Germany we’re now…

The Food Exchange – Christmas Rocky Road

It’s time for the Food Exchange again and, as always, my friend Lucy from lucyabakes bakes something that is well known in Germany and I bake something that is well known in England. The story behind this is that I am from Germany, but live in England and Lucy is from England, but lives in…

Biscuits in two colours + my first attempt at flooding and piping

When it comes to making biscuits for Christmas I usually pick one Sunday afternoon where I then make 6 kinds of biscuits whilst looking after a baby/toddler. And although I have a great husband that always helps me, the kitchen usually looks like a bomb site that he ends up cleaning at 9 o’clock at…

The Food Exchange – Sticky Toffee Pudding

Sticky Toffee Pudding is something I haven’t known before moving to the UK. However, here you can find it on almost every dessert menu. When Lucy suggested for Novembers Food Exchange we could each make something that we just fancied or always wanted to make, without a particular topic I decided to give it a…