Food

Cheesy baked pasta with zucchini and mushrooms

Cheesy baked pasta with mushrooms and zucchini in a creamy tomato sauce, anyone? I love making pasta dishes, especially when I don’t have time and energy to cook. Well today, I would like to share with you one of my family’s favorite pasta recipes, cheesy baked penne with veggies. This […]

Oven – Roasted Chicken And Vegetables

Hello guys, last week I promised some of my readers that today I will be posting a super simple recipe with few steps. Because some of my Namibian readers complained that the apple doughnut and jelly filled doughnut recipes that I recently posted, were too long. Thus why I decided to share […]

Best German jelly doughnuts (Berliner)

Kreppel, Berliner, Pfannkuchen. Krapfen, Faschingskrapfen or whatever you call them, are ”MUST haves” for carnival. Carnival or fasching is a German tradition, celebrated once a year in February or March (6 weeks before Easter). This year carnival started on the 28th of Feb and will end on the 06th of […]

Perfect German Apple Doughnuts (Apfelkrapfen)

Apple doughnuts belong to carnival/ fasching just like cookies belong to Christmas. Though you can find them in almost every bakery at any time of the year. They are known as Apfelkrapfen in Franconian region, Bavaria, but the name varies depending on where you are in Germany. For instance in […]

German fried potatoes with bacon (Bratkartoffeln)

My husband, Jo is an ”okay” cook. But when it comes to making Bratkartoffeln “German fried potatoes” he is the BEST. He even makes better Bratkartoffeln than his mum and oma. You know what this means right? Because I’ve learned so many recipes from them, such as German doughnuts or […]

Easy Pizza Soup Recipe

It was so snowy and rainy yesterday. Hence I ended up making pizza soup, to comfort us. This is one of my favorite soup recipes ever, after potato and bell pepper soup. I’ve made it several times and it’s always a hit. The soup is loaded with vegetables, ground meat, […]

Easy Pizza bread rolls

Pizza bread rolls are an amazing alternative to normal pizza. The first time I ate pizza bread rolls/ pizza buns /Pizza Brötchen or whatever you call them, made by mum in law was in 2013. Back then I told my mum in law that I was not going to leave […]

Easy Tarte Flambeé (Flammkuchen) Recipe

Tarte Flambeé also known as Flammkuchen is a specialty from the region of Alsace. Alsace is located in the eastern part of France next to Germany and Switzerland. The classic Tarte Flambeé is made with just flour, water, salt and oil and topped with onions, crème fraiche and bacon. But […]

Orange Cream Dessert with Orange Sauce

Two months ago I took part in the German version of come dine with me, ”Das perfekte Dinner“, whereby I made Namibian food. Das perfekte Dinner show is about five amateur chefs from the same city/town, competing against each other by hosting a dinner party for the other contestants. Each […]