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5 bizarre German foods and one…

…bizarre drink to wash it all down. After telling you all about the 10 German foods I dearly miss last time, how about sticking with the topic of food and diving into the crazy stuff? There are plenty of German … Continue reading

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10 German foods I dearly miss in the US

Well, I admit, there are way more than ten German foods I miss here, but a lot of them are easy to make myself, like: Kaiserschmarrn: literally “emperor’s mess“, a thick sweet pancake ripped to pieces and caramelized – it is … Continue reading

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Smoothies – the best or worst for your body?

Smoothies have become a staple in many diets over the last years. They make it easy to consume fruit and vegetables in one easy-to-sip drink and you can hide all the good things in there that you wouldn’t eat by … Continue reading

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Eat breakfast like a king

… lunch like a peasant and dinner like a beggar. This old German saying holds at least a little truth: Breakfast is an important meal of the day!  Now looks who’s talking – the “I only need coffee with cream … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Pumpkin Muffins ~~~ Recipe 

Are there any other anti-pumpkin spice people out there? I can’t be the only one! Yes, I don’t like pumpkin spice. And I don’t like it that e-ve-ry-thing pumpkin related has to taste like pumpkin spice. But what I do … Continue reading

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Meal plan #6 and last week’s dinners!

I always tell you what delicious concoctions we will eat all week but I never show you, so last week I took a picture of every dinner we had, all according to our meal plan!  Monday Homemade pasta with tomato … Continue reading

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Meal plan #5 – October 24th – 30th 2016

I was slacking on blog posts this week – oops! I will update my online shop tomorrow and was busy crafting my derriere off! I already made next week’s meal plan, this time embellished with spooky drawings because Halloween! This week we … Continue reading

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