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…

Review: February

February seems to have been flying by – which also reflects in my blogposts, because there haven’t been too many…however, I still managed to share a recipe for my mini Battenberg cake with you guys and (after almost a year) I finally managed to take some pictures and write about our baby girls room :)….

The Food Exchange: It’s Christmas time!

The Food Exchange for this month is super simple: it’s Christmas time! I think you will never run out of recipes with this one, so Lucy and I decided to go for the same topic as last year. It is one of the best one’s, I am convinced. Like every month Lucy (from England, living in…

A winter without soup is like summer without ice cream!

One of the things I love most about winter is getting cozy and warm inside…and if I can enjoy this coziness with a bowl of hot soup I am happy! This last weekend it finally got a bit colder here in Manchester, the time before it was quite warm but very wet. I clearly prefer cold…

Have a very happy, fun and relaxing Christmas!

We spent last night preparing the house for our first Christmas Eve at home (in Germany Christmas Eve is more important than Christmas Day!). I will finish work at 12 O’clock and then I will be off until the new year. It is the first time I’m spending Christmas Eve at my home instead of spending…