chestnut soup

Yummy Chestnut Soup

I tried various chestnut soup recipes  (which included some famous recipes from hotels meals) and created my own. My family and I love my version. This is really a Yummy Chestnut Soup! Ingredients: 2 celery stalks 2 small potatoes or 1 big potatoe 1 onion 1 garlic clove butter- matchbox sized amount 1 lt boiled meet…

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roasted turkey

Roasted Turkey Recipe

This turkey and stuffing recipe have been within our family for centuries. The last couple of years I tried roasting it myself. Of course I might add, they turned out to be very delicious every time! What you need is: A turkey butter salt herbs stuffing (you can find the recipe here: stuffing recipe ) Wash the turkey well. Our Turkey came with its neck, if…

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DIY Gnomes

DIY Gnomes

Awww these are cute, I always find gnomes so cute, thats why I made plenty of DIY Gnomes this christmas as decoration. First I found round wooden blocks in different sizes. (Well I found mine in the forrest 🙂 ) I cut off the bark because it was really dirty and some parts were already coming off. This was a really…

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Christmas Door Wreath

Christmas Door Wreath

A very simple and nice Christmas Door Wreath. I always like wreaths with colourful ornaments. An artificial tree wreath and ornaments are what you need. I hung them on the branches and kind of twirled the branches around the string of the ornaments. This way they stayed sturdy for a long time. I used this wreath for two christmas seasons…

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Pinecone Snack

Pinecone Snack

Well I love winter time and snacks. Soo, we need the extra calories for winter or? At least we are using some organic ingredients 😉 Ingredients: square chocolate cereal 1 teaspoon butter at room temp. chocolate spreads (I used 1 full teaspoon for each dark chocolate and normal chocolate cream) 1 teaspoon peanutbutter salters maxi or thick grissini…

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Advent Calendar

Advent Calendar

Yes I love christmas, actually I did’t even know about the advent calendar before I came to Germany. As you can imagine I love it, but my son loves it more 🙂 I wanted to create a new advent calendar but I found these little socks with numbers on them for a very reasonable price and…

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chocolate cookies

Chocolate Cookie Recipe

For a long long time I wanted to create my own Christmas Chocolate Cookie Recipe, and finally achieved my wish 🙂 Last night at our cookie party the awesome taste was approved . Ingredients: 250 g butter 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 pinch of salt 1/4 cup cocoa powder 3 cups flour 1/3 cup grated…

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Cardboard Road

Cardboard Road

Since my husband has started to paint, he ordered lots of canvases and we have tons of cardboard at home. Yay! Time to craft! So I made a road for my son, which he wanted for a long time. For the Cardboard Road you will need: 5 Cardboards 90 cm- 20 cm tape for the middle…

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Santa Door Wreath

Santa Door Wreath

This is one of my favourites; a Santa Door Wreath. All you need is: a styrofoam wreath santa hat the backing of aluminium tape tape 🙂 or just long strips of paper. I use aluminium foil tape for my toy crafts: cardboard roads, swords & shields, foldable scissor monsters etc. I pined santa beard with small…

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