Archiv autora: Michaela

Spiced Blueberry Jam with Pinot Noir

If you like blueberries but you are tired of the classic jams, you need to try this one! Blueberry Jam with Pinot Noir, cinnamon, allspice, and star anise is a little pleasure in a jar that will make you happy every breakfast you eat it. Blueberries ar…

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Czech Blueberry Cake with Crumble Topping

Every summer, I look forward to spending a few days at the cottage of my grandparents in the Central Bohemia/Slapy region. It is surrounded by forests and an amazing wavy landscape. We often spend most of the day by the river having a good swim and fun…

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Adeline’s First Birthday Cake

Time flies! I cannot believe that it has been already one year since our little Adeline was born! We were first planning to celebrate her birthday just in the family circle and then we were even thinking to make it bigger and invite also friends. In th…

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Postcards from Machu Picchu

As the current situation does not allow us to travel, I have dug in my external disk and traveled at least through sorting my old pictures. After 4 years, I get back to Peru and will take you to Machu Picchu today. This was not only one of the top&#823…

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Egg Salad

And Easter is over! Maybe a recipe for Easter leftovers will come in hand, don’t you think so? If you still have some uneaten, hard-boiled eggs in the fridge after Easter, here I have a simple, easy to make, tasty and a quick recipe for you. Egg …

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Lemon Poppy Seed Loaf Cake

There are a few sweet treats that I can bake several times a year and will never get bored with them, like this one! The sweet and sour taste of this legendary Lemon Poppy Seed Loaf Cake is just irreplaceable and I still haven’t met anyone who wo…

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5 Days in Malta – Our Itinerary

By the end of November 2018, we spent 5 days in Malta. It was off the main season, so much less touristy but also not too warm to do a road trip to enjoy nice towns as well as the landscape which is exactly what we like! The idea was…
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Coconut Honey Chocolate Hearts

And here we are, one week before Christmas! And I am restarting to bake some Christmas cookies. This week we will do these Coconut Honey Chocolate Hearts and so I share with you a recipe here too (although I took the pictures already last year)! These …

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Czech Christmas Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread cookies belong to this period – I can’t imagine Christmas without them! And we are not talking only about cookies here! The typical smell of spices brings Christmas atmosphere to your home with the first batch baked, different s…

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A Walk through Saint-Gilles, Brussels

As I mentioned on Instagram,  our time here is shrinking and before we leave Brussels, we are still trying to enjoy our weekends in neighborhoods we both like. Lately, we had a walk through the beautiful quarter of Saint-Gilles when I realized tha…

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Visiting Villers Abbey

During my Erasmus in Louvain-la-Neuve, I often took the train to the airport in Charleroi. At one point, I was always enjoying a nice view of a destroyed church, a place that looked abandoned but at the same time magical and inviting for a visit. Since…

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Weekend in Saarland, Germany

Today I have a tip for a weekend escape. Just something over two hours drive from Brussels, you can reach a very beautiful part of Germany, the region of Saarland. In August, we were invited for a birthday celebration of Stevens dad to Nenning, a littl…

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Rustic Strawberry & Rhubarb Almond Galette

Longtime I had lived without fruit galettes! And I don’t understand I haven’t discovered this easy to make and delicious kind of fruit tart earlier.  But, everything has its own time and now every summer, I make them quite often. The g…

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Eggplant Caviar

We have just come back from summer holidays in the Czech Republic, although I’m asking myself whether I should call it holidays as we would both need some extra days now to recover. 😀 Anyway, it was wonderful two weeks with my Czech family and fr…

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Postcards from Florence

Last week I finally published our top 10 tips for Florence. We actually visited the birthplace of Renaissance last year in June but as the second half of 2018 and beginning of 2019 were busy times in terms of pregnancy and taking care of our little ang…

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