Monthly Archives: December 2007

Off to Croatia

We’re flying to Croatia in a few hours were we’ll be spending Christmas and New Year’s with my family. Unfortunately we’ll only have access to dial-up internet so I won’t be able to do any posts 😦 So you’ll just … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Yule log

Another month another Daring Bakers challenge and this time we’ve been making Yule logs. Daring Bakers founders Ivonne and Lisa are the lovely hosts for this months challenge. This is the first time that I actully made a Yule log … Continue reading

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Vote for my Best of 2007

Zorra of Kochtopf is a very busy girl this month with hosting several foodblogging events. She and Sandra of Un tocco di Zenero are hosting a fun foodblogging event: best of 2007. The idea is to create a list of … Continue reading

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SHF #38 – Amandel griesmeelpudding met bessensapsaus (Almond semolina pudding with red currant sauce)

Busy times over here, finished my second exam of three this week….big sigh….did ok (enough) on both. Friday last exam. Also Friday A’s father and brother are coming for a pre-Christmas dinner. We’re leaving for Croatia on Sunday so we’ll … Continue reading

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Miffy cookie

I made this Miffy cookie (in Dutch she’s called Nijntje) when I made the Christmas tree cookies. I don’t have a Miffy cookie cutter but my son has Miffy molds for sand that I used 🙂 I just pressed the … Continue reading

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Eat Christmas Cookies – Christmas tree cookies

The lovely and talented Susan from Foodblogga is hosting the Eat Christmas Cookies event. She is gathering cookie recipes from all over the world. Check out all the cookies that are already posted…. I have a lot of baking equipment … Continue reading

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Speculaas meringue with marzipan butter

Today is the name day of Saint Nicolas. In the Netherlands we celebrate this on the eve of Saint Nicolas day and we call it Sinterklaas. Sinterklaas is our Santa Claus. Actually, the North-American Santa Claus is based on ‘our’ … Continue reading

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