Archive for the 'other' Category
7*7 Favorites of 2009: No.5 - There's music playing in my kitchen Jan
15th,
2010
Music CDs are the only things in our apartment, that could almost rival our cookbook count. Yes, that means I’m one of those people, that still prefer to buy the physical CD, with booklet and such, over an iTunes album.
7*7 Favorites of 2009: No.4 - Favorite recipes from other blogs Jan
12th,
2010
I love to turn to food blogging buddies, whose recipe repertoire and quality level have proven successful over the years. Here are some awesome recipes, that made their way into my favorites folder last year…
7*7 Favorites of 2009: No.3 - iPhone uses for food lovers Jan
10th,
2010
And not in my wildest dreams I would have imagined how useful it would become in daily life. Of course you can use it for a gazillion things, but I will list only those, that the food lover in me appreciates dearly…
7*7 Favorites of 2009: No.2 - New Kitchen tools Jan
8th,
2010
As much as I like to throw my money at new kitchen tools and gadgets, I’ve learned to tame my enthusiasm and rethink possible acquisitions.
7*7 Favorites of 2009: No. 1 - Let's kick off with cookbooks Jan
7th,
2010
Yet I couldn’t let go of the thought to miss a great list opportunity, hence, over the next days or so I will try to compile seven favorites lists (7*7) of kitchen related things, events, recipes or else. Let’s kick off today with seven of my favorite cookbooks of the last year…
Out of order Aug
29th,
2009
Lots of new recipes in the pipeline, but sadly my computer decided to bend inwards and die on short notice – no goodbye, no farewell only the dreaded blue screen of death.
Three big bowls of strawberries Jun
17th,
2009
My berry plans included cakes, ice cream, many glasses of homemade strawberry jam and of course my favorite, strawberries with freshly whipped cream.
Cookies for a special someone Apr
29th,
2009
Our semi-adopted dog Jackson simply loves these treats. They have an excellent ROI, throw in less than 20 minutes of work in the kitchen you have your best friend on four paws following you wherever you go.
Green Picnic - Tesla included Apr
21st,
2009
The beautiful weather lend the perfect idea of an all the way green picnic powered by Tesla, so to speak. Said and done, the car was ours for a warm and sunny Saturday. And considering that I’m usually not a big car person, I was blown away by this racy roadster.
Valentine's day - Eat out or eat in? Feb
14th,
2009
Darn it, plans got trashed. Visiting one of your favorite restaurants to celebrate and even trying to make early reservations for an upcoming Saturday sometimes just doesn’t work out.
Freezin' for a reason ? Dec
16th,
2008
Meanwhile have a peek at the below photo, any idea what reaches out there and perhaps you want to take a guess, where we’ve been?
You learn from your mistakes... you learn from your mistakes... Jun
17th,
2008
…at least that is what they say. Doesn’t – always – apply to me. Especially not in the kitchen.
Hervé This - Shiny That: How to make tarnished silverware look shiny again Silverware Jan
29th,
2008
Up until now I used a rather expensive bottle of silver polish to get rid of any unwanted patina, but Hervé This’ recommendation is as simple as it is effective.
My 2007. Mostly food. My 2007 Dec
31st,
2007
2007 has been a pretty good year for me. A busy one? A-b-s-o-l-u-t-e-l-y, but it held many wonderful surprises, leaving me both astounded and filled with happiness to the brim. How can you possibly beat a great chance to turn your passion into profession?
Losing one voice and gaining another Küchengötter Launch Dec
3rd,
2007
The German speaking side of the Internet is definitely not short of cooking portals, but surprisingly, none of them comes with a well written blog.