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Daring Bakers – Nanaimo bars

I know it’s a bit boring only reading the Daring Bakers challenges every month and nothing in between but I sort of can’t manage to do much else. I do make other stuff but usually not stuff that is particularly … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Gingerbread house

On the last day of the year I bring you this month’s Daring Bakers challenge 🙂 A challenge much to my liking I must say: making of a gingerbread house. A tradition that is not Dutch (or Croatian) at all. … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Lebkuchen macarons with dark chocolate ganache

Finally I made macarons 🙂 and all because they were last month’s Daring Bakers Challenge. Like the last few months I’m late in posting but this time I did actually finish the macarons on the 27th but still had to … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Puff pastry

Another late Daring Baker challenge… This month’s challenge was to make puff pastry and make some vols au vent with it. Even though there’s no picture of the vol au vents I did make them but they didn’t rise very … Continue reading

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Got Milk? – a food blogging event

In two weeks time the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) is celebrating another World Breastfeeding Week to commemorate the Innocenti Declaration (1990). World Breastfeeding Week was first celebrated in 1992. Now it involves more than 120 countries and is … Continue reading

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Dark brown sugar meringues

Having a lot of egg whites left-over from my sirnica I made these delicious dark brown sugar meringues. I’ve made them before and I love the way the brown sugar is dissolved by heating the egg white with the sugar … Continue reading

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Biscotti with pink & white anise seed sprinkles

Yesterday a new role was bestowed upon me…I am an aunt! My SIL gave birth to a beautiful little girl yesterday evening. I haven’t seen her yet but will be heading there in a few hours. Becoming a mom felt … Continue reading

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