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[little silver treasures] Angel gingerbread Cake Pops

…Snowflakes are kisses from heaven

10 days left until christmas and still the most important thing is missing: snow..!

But for me another thing is missing as well: the presents! 519 more words


Spritzgeback Cookies

These were a staple at Christmastime, and child labour is a must.  We always just called these “machine cookies”, because they were pushed through a meat grinder with a special attachment and took 3 of us to do it, my Oma, my older sister and myself. 504 more words


[christmas baking all around germany] Vanillekipferl, Makronen and Printen

In germany it’s traditional to bake a variety of cookies the time before christmas! And everyone in our family is taking traditions serious, therefore our home is stuffed with many different cookies, baked by my mum, grandma, friends or by myself. 652 more words

Vanilla Sugar

Vanilla Bean Sugar

Vanilla Bean Sugar

Author note: Once you make this sugar, you will find it addictive. It has a robust flavor that is the perfect companion to coffee, whipped cream and fruit. 44 more words

Mailänderli - Christmas Biscuits

And here the recipe for the second batch of biscuits, Mailänderli.


250 gr Butter

250 gr Sugar

2 tbsp Vanilla sugar

500 gr Flour… 104 more words


Vanilla Sugar

To make 200g of vanilla sugar, you will need:

  • 2 tsp vanilla extract* (1 tsp is equivalent to one vanilla pod)
  • 200g (1 cup) granulated sugar…
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Tis the Season for Apple Butter!

Just the thought of apple butter is enough to take me back to my childhood when Grandma would make everything from scratch… and I do mean everything… 830 more words