Helping others by cooking for free


Thinking of how much food and cooking means to me. Will share some of them with you every now and then. Cooking brings out so many fun memories. Where I was living before, I very often cooked and baked for others for free. Specially for friends who has lots of children and was working long…

Easy Crispy bread


Saturday morning, time for some baking and cooking. Yes you did read right, I’m baking bread in a frying bag. Yes it’s plastic that is not melting in the oven. 👍 Crispy bread 400 ml lukewarm water 10 g yeast 1 teaspoon sugar 60 ml olive oil 1,5 teaspoon salt 650 g flour (about 10,5…

The very best Buttermilk pie – and how to make buttermilk at home


As I was watching the installation of the new president of USA, I made this Buttermilk pie. Very typical in the States 🇺🇸 As I was growing in you could buy ready buttermilk in the shops. Remember my grandmother was very found of drinking buttermilk. But sadly the took it away from the shops. And…

What food makes you happy?


With the virus, darkness, bad weather and maybe not having the best of health, in this moment of time, never ever has it been more important to keep up our spirits and be happy. What’s make you happy? It’s not the time to think of eating right or weight at this moment of time. We…

Microwave out and in with a second Air fryer


Now finally the microwave went out of the kitchen! It’s been standing there for ages. Taking up space. And been used maximum 1 time a month. Some time 1 in 3 months. Don’t know why I bought it at the first place as when I moved in here, said no microwave. Do you use your…

Best bread ever! Sourdough bread de light


It’s been a while I wrote here. Been missing it so much. Sorry for not being around. But my health has not been very good and some days I almost couldn’t move. But I’m great full that we haven’t had any Corona. I’m happy to live in so wonderful area with so great neighbors, who…

Siciliana lemon marmalade


This amazing different recipe comes from a chief friend who brought it back home from Siciliana. Sicilian Lemon marmalade Take 1 kg fresh Lemons and pick them several time each one of lemon with a fork trough the peel. Put the lemons in a pan and cover with water. Let stand for 4 days in…

Lemon Bizcocho – The very best Spanish lemon cake


LEMON BIZCOCHO Spanish lemon cake 2 small lemon yogurt 2 yogurt containers with olive oil 3 sugar yogurt containers 6 yogurt containers of flour Ripped peel off a lemon 3 eggs 3 tsp baking soda Turn on oven 180c. Lubricating and sprinkle with breda crumbs or coconuts a large baking tin.   Mix the moist…

Baba ganosh – best dipp ever


This dip or sauce Baba ganoush it one of the very best in the world, I think. Just click on the link and you find the recipe to this amazing dish In many places in Middle East, this dish is served every day. Lovely to fill a newly baked Pita bread with falafel and baba…

Tapas with goat cheese, figs and walnuts


If you ever been home to me, you most likely has this once. Sooo easy to prepare and you can do many in one go and keep them in the freezer, as long you don’t bake them. Just take a prepare roll from the freezer when you know you will have someone at the door…