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Carb-Clever Cottage Pie

Cottage Pie was one of those special meals in our house. My mom would make it for dinner on our birthdays, or if we had people over. Needless to say, it was a favourite of mine, and I would request it as often as I could! My mouth would start watering just smelling the cheese […]

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Favourites? Austria is definitely one of mine!

 “If you could live anywhere in the world, where would you live?” Favourites… most of us have a favourite something – flavour ice cream (Strawberry and dark chocolate gelato), pizza (Quatro Staggioni), book (Francine Rivers – Mark of the Lion). So I suppose we can have a favourite country too, right? I know I haven’t […]

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Dreamy Chicken Pot Pie

Comfort and deliciousness in a pot! One day, while I was still living with my family, I was watching the cooking channel, and I remember watching someone (I can’t remember who the chef was – sorry) make the most dreamy and delicious looking chicken pot pie. And, as usual, the craving to eat what I was […]

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Healthy Blender Banana Oat Bread

Okay, so this recipe is not too different from the yummy banana oat pancake recipe I posted the other day. Yes, I love bananas, I love oats, and I love to bake. And so I am on a mission to try all combinations of banana and oats because it is healthy (well healthier) and delicious. Also, I […]

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Simple Thai Green Curry

Thai food, Chinese food, Indian food, Italian food… okay okay I LOVE ALL FOOD! Over the last few years, my love of Asian food has just grown like crazy! The new fresh flavours (I say new because my pallet only really knew Mediterranean flavours while growing up) of ginger, lemongrass, lime, and coconut are just so […]

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Family, Friends and 2 German Cities

Weekend adventures with special people Greetings from rainy Siegen – for a change. The heat has been quite insane in Germany lately and it’s only early June! But the rain is here and coolness is welcome! I love writing blogs in this weather, I can think clearer and it has a cozy feel to it […]

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A home away from home

A little place called Siegen “Home is where the heart lies” – a quote we hear all the time. I have come to realise, home is different in different circumstances. It also isn’t just one place. Home for me was and still is, being where my family is. Surrounded by those I love and who […]

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Simply Scrumptious Scones!

Any time is scone time! Yup! breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea, dessert – scones are perfect at any time of the day! Well… at least I think so. It has been a very long time since I had a classic scone. The last time I had a scone was in Austria in March. It […]

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