matcha cake
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Matcha & White Chocolate cake

What I enjoy when baking this cake is the different process of preparation. As often in Japan, it's about the attention to detail. So instead of "just" measuring your sugar and flour, you match the weight of the ingredients to the weight of the eggs you use. No "rush-rush", but being in the moment while… Continue reading Matcha & White Chocolate cake

Cranberry bars
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Cranberries Granola bar

Now and then we all crave something new. How about some easy to make Cranberries Granola Bars? Last week I wanted to try a new healthy school and to-go snack. We all got a bit tired of the granola bars we can buy here. And let's be honest - the bought ones are often filled… Continue reading Cranberries Granola bar

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Socialising thoughts and recipes ideas

Thoughts and recipes for easier socialising. If you are anything like me, you feel a bit overwhelmed and stressed by the pure thought of having 4 or more people over to your home and “having to” cater for them. Yes - no? If “no”, I admire you but still invite you to keep reading for some… Continue reading Socialising thoughts and recipes ideas

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Chicken Meatballs with Teriyaki Sauce

Finally I did it! I did it the Japanese way! I am not sure why I waited that long, but better late than never - I tried different approach to (chicken) meatballs - I added tofu. And I am happy to report that they we were well loved! The tofu adds a lighter, softer texture… Continue reading Chicken Meatballs with Teriyaki Sauce

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Pasta with creamy sauce and mint

  This is a nice,light, sunny weather dish. Super quick, super easy - super tasty! Just what you need to enjoy the spring  / summer weather - no stress! The recipe is based on a Jamie Oliver recipe - Mini Shell Pasta with a creamy smoked Bacon and Pea Sauce. Up front - I struggle… Continue reading Pasta with creamy sauce and mint