Tag Archives: Advent

Silent Night.

It’s Christmas Eve! Are you prepared? I love my new Christmas tree decoration. It’s from Stockholm. It was the last thing to hang on the tree. I’m ready…

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Dad’s Day.

Happy birthday, Daddy! I hope you still have a piece of your Malakoff Cake left. Since we’re living apart now, we celebrated Dad’s birthday on Sunday.

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Plain Vanilla.

You know I love Christmas time, right? I love it. It’s cosy. It’s comforting. It smells like Vanilla Crescents. Vanilla crescents are simple. Plain vanilla biscuits.

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Much-loved Visitors.

I invited my parents for lunch today. And I cooked a Viennese speciality: Krautfleckerl. Which is cabbage pasta. Doesn’t sound good? Oh, believe me, it is.

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Little Pretty Things.

Christmas is over. But what is left, are the things to enjoy. The Christmas tree is still here. Its great smell, too. A whole bunch of my Grandma’s biscuits has not been eaten yet. And I got little pretty things … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to all of you.

My presents are wrapped. Bounty loves to help. Gingerbread to hang on the tree was baked. And decorated with sugar glaze.

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Biscuit Day.

This weekend, it was Biscuit Day again. Maybe you remember our last year’s Biscuit Baking Orgy. Of course, this year, we did the same. It’s going to be traditional. Some biscuits we made were the same as last year’s biscuits. … Continue reading

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It’s definitely time for soup.

When I look out of the window, I see white. When I look at my thermometer, I see it’s -8°C outside. That means, it’s definitely time for soup. For example, pumpkin soup. It’s so easy to make. Just chop some … Continue reading

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Vanilla White.

Vienna’s white. Still. It doesn’t stop being white. What’s also white? Vanilla crescents. Vanilla crescrents are Mum’s and my traditional biscuits.

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Snow on the First

Today I woke up and I realized that it was snowing. It’s still snowing in Vienna. A lot. There was snow on my window sill. What’s lying there in the snow?

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