The Germans were in town


We had a visitor.  A dear friend whom Caroline grew up with as neighbors, then Kindergarten and classmates, is currently residing in the US of A, New York area to be exact, as an au pair and we made use of one of her free weekends and turned it into a sightseeing visit of sorts. […]

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Hot, hot, hot Chocolate


It’s a hot chocolate kinda night after the second day spend in the kitchen with various baking excursions. Cinnamon Eggnog Coconut Makronen (with and without chocolate base) Nussecken Nutella liquor And the usual hot chocolate concoction I do for the kids on comfy evenings. Of course no hot chocolate night is complete without “The Polar […]

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Christmas preparations


December is one of the busiest month in my year. Starting by mid November actually and not ending with the busy bee method until we are almost into the New Year.  Christmas is one of my most favorite Seasons and the Holidays are always fun here.  The tree is decorated, all the presents are wrapped […]

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