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…

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…

My mini Battenberg Cake

I think in my family the marzipan-fans clearly outweigh the non-marzipan-fans. Especially around winter-time there are quite a few people you can make very happy by offering them some marzipan :). One of these people is my stepdad and when I went over to Germany for a surprise Birthday visit I took with me a…

Winter Wonderland cake

As much as I am looking forward to some warmer weather…I still love winter when it is crisp and cold and maybe even snowing a little bit. Around Christmas I made a Winter Wonderland cake, that fits all around the cold months and will look great on a coffee table in January or February. Whilst…