Cakes And Desserts

Easy Pear Cake Recipe

If someone could have told me 20 years ago that the pear cake will become one  of my favorite cakes in the future, I could have replied: You must be kidding me!! Because for me, someone who grew up in Okamanya, a small village located near Okongo, in the northern […]

Mixed Berries and Mascarpone Cream Recipe

This light, refreshing, and absolutely delicious mixed berries and mascarpone cream is one of my favorite dessert recipes just like panna cotta and berries, because it never disappoints me! This recipe is delicious, easy and consists of only few steps. It’s definitely a keeper! This recipe was inspired by a […]

Easy apple crumble cake recipe

Hello guys, today I would like to show you how to make this easy apple crumble cake. This recipe was inspired by my mum in law, Beate. You might remember her from German doughnuts or roasted duck recipes. My husband, Jo is crazy about this apple crumb cake. Last Saturday […]

Best German nut bars recipe

My husband, Jo, is a huge fan of German nut bars, well known as Nussecken in German. Nussecken simply means nut corners. Once a week, Jo goes to a nearby bakery just to buy this bars. Few months ago, he wished for these nut bars from me and of course […]

German Doughnuts Recipe (Ausgezogene Krapfen)

Hello guys, today I would like to show you how to make German doughnuts, a specialty from Bavaria called “Ausgezogene Krapfen”, normally made for special occasions such as baptism, confirmation, wedding or parish fair. Bavarian style doughnuts are flat, very thin in the middle and thick on the sides. My […]

The best cheesecake ever recipe

Yesterday was my baby sister, Taimi’s birthday. So, I decided to make a cheesecake with tears for her, because she is more than thirteen thousand kilometers away from me. And I wasn’t able to congratulate her in person. Don’t worry aunty Taimi, your niece and lots of helpers ate your […]

Fresh Strawberry Cake 

What kind of a birthday is this without a strawberry birthday cake? Those are the words that I told my husband, Jo, two months ago on my birthday. Jo just wanted me to lie back, relax and enjoy my birthday this year, without a fresh strawberry cake. In the end […]

The best chocolate tart ever recipe

I have a weakness for chocolate, thus why I dedicate today’s step-by-step chocolate tart recipe to my fellow chocoholics. This is the best chocolate cake ever! I’ve baked this cake many, many times. My family and friends cannot get enough of it. Recently, I made this tart for my mom […]

White chocolate panna cotta and berries

Panna cotta is an Italian dessert made from cooked cream thickened with gelatin or starch. It’s very creamy, lush and versatile. White chocolate panna cotta served with a mixed berry sauce is one of my family’s favorite desserts. For me this is certainly one of the best panna cottas I […]

Apple Tart Recipe

My husband kept talking about my apple tart, since we returned from our one month Namibia vacation. Back then my mum in law had lots of apples from her garden and wanted to have them used up, before they go bad. That’s about 2 months now. So, last week, I […]