My swiss style breakfast burrito

One of my favorite comfort foods is a good breakfast burrito. Every time I go to California, the first thing I need to do is order one of those at the local Mexican. I just love it! They usually look like this Actually, they usually even look better, yummier! This weekend I made a simple … Continue reading My swiss style breakfast burrito

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Beef Stew in Crock Pot, Round Two…

Hi there It's been a while since I've posted anything here. Been kind of hibernating during this cold, gray swiss winter. But, for the challenge to try new recipes, and trying new things to cook, I wake up, even during my deepest winter sleep. 😀 So, here you'll see my second attempt (yeah, you will … Continue reading Beef Stew in Crock Pot, Round Two…

Berry Friands

Today I tried a new recipe, and made some berry friands. If you don't know what they are, here's a link  that explains it http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friand. Basically they're similar to muffins, only that you use almond flour and egg whites. For making these you need: 200g Butter60g regular flour160g very fine sugar120g almond flour5 egg whitesLemon zest from … Continue reading Berry Friands

Sweet Potato Muffins…yummmm!

Here's how you can make this yumminess for yourselves: YOU'LL NEED 300g of flower1 1/2 tsp of baking powdera pinch of salt1/4 tsp backing soda80ml buttermilk80ml whole milk (or just 160ml of creamy milk if you can't find any buttermilk)1 big sweet potato, cooked and puree'd115g room temperature Butter135g brown sugar 2 eggs If you want … Continue reading Sweet Potato Muffins…yummmm!

After my summer break: cooking right, for the right vitamin intake, amongst other things

Dear readers After being away from my blog for a while, I now finally have found the time and inspiration again to write. And during this time away, a lot has happened. We finally finished all the renovations on my house, right before summer break.  We went to San Diego, California for a month. Then … Continue reading After my summer break: cooking right, for the right vitamin intake, amongst other things

Here’s one for my German speaking readers :-)

FÜR ALLE ALLEINERZIEHENDE MÜTTER...oder für jeden der dies lesen möchte Es gibt Eltern die verstehen einfach nicht wie schwierig es ist Alleinerziehend zu sein. Frauen tendieren dann zu sagen "Na hast du das Gefühl mein Mann hilft mir (jeden Tag) mit den Kindern?" Oder andere sagen "Haha, was denkst du denn? Es ist einfacher mit … Continue reading Here’s one for my German speaking readers 🙂