Recipes

Baking The Perfect New York Bagel (with Recipe)

Baking The Perfect New York Bagel (with Recipe)

Manhattan, the center of New York’s finest bagel shops. When Jim and I go, we know that we are going to fill up on fresh bagels every day that we are there. We love them! My favorite New York bagel […]

Indulgence and Pampering, A Romantic Weekend at Castle Wernberg

Indulgence and Pampering, A Romantic Weekend at Castle Wernberg

Looking for that perfect romantic weekend? Need a night away from the kids? We have found the perfect place for you. Burg Wernberg, in the middle of the Oberpflaz region of Germany, is the perfect overnight getaway. The castle, built […]

12 Variations of Schnitzel or Mmmm... Pork for Every Month Recipes

12 Variations of Schnitzel or Mmmm… Pork for Every Month Recipes

Since moving to Germany, I have discovered that my Mom’s version of Wiener Schnitzel just doesn’t exist in the real world. Seriously, I have no idea where she learned or made up that recipe, but there are so many variations […]

Khinkali Recipe - Georgian Dumplings

Khinkali Recipe – The Dumpling from Georgia

How to Make Meat, Potato, or Cheese Khinkali Dumplings from the Republic of Georgia During our trip to Georgia we were determined to track down a cooking lesson on making Khinkali, those delectable dumplings that are one of their national dishes. […]

Traditional German Schnitzel Recipe

My First Love – Traditional German Schnitzel and a Recipe!

What is schnitzel? Well, if you’ve never been to Germany or Austria you may not be familiar with this meat dish. It is a flat, breaded and fried slice of pure goodness, one of my most favorite foods in the […]

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Making Mint Tea the Moroccan Way

How many glasses of mint tea will you need before you become tea-drunk? After being in Morocco for a few weeks, even I become a little cranky if I haven’t been offered a glass of tea within milliseconds of arriving….anywhere! […]

Spanish breakfast

Spanish Breakfast – Tostada

Tostada con tomate y aceite! Mmmmmm! Wandering my way through Spain, on my way to visit some friends, we stopped in Baeza. That very first morning, we went looking to try a typical Spanish breakfast at a nearby café. It […]

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