Category Archives: Eat

Summer baking: blueberry/ raspberry cake

Last month, we came home to Prague from the family’s summer house in the southern part of the country carrying boxes of freshly picked fruits and vegetables. The raspberries were picked from the garden and from the side road leading … Continue reading

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Christmas baking: Chocolate chip cookies

I can’t believe I left my blog unattended for over a month!  I had a few sewing projects since the last update but just didn’t find the time to sit and write them down.  I also came up with a … Continue reading

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Fresh cherry cake

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It’s that happy tummy time of the year again when cherries are aplenty.  We had a huge basket of freshly picked ones from the summer house garden that I just had to bake a cherry cake. This recipe is from a … Continue reading

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Jam tarts

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First thing first – Happy Easter! It’s a long weekend here in Prague with tomorrow, Monday,  a national holiday.  This means I have enough time to get some Easter baking done!  I’ve already made two batches of jam tarts the … Continue reading

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Tomato and basil bruschetta

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My quick fixes in the kitchen include a lot of Italian dishes.  I love it when I can whip up something delicious in less than half an hour with minimal chopping involved.   If there’s one thing I consciously steer … Continue reading

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Crinkles

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I don’t know why I didn’t bake crinkles often before.  I actually just baked them once years ago when I was still learning how to make something edible and I couldn’t remember if it was a success or not.  Ok, … Continue reading

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Bibingka

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Bibingka or rice cake is another Filipino delicacy that I can gobble in a heartbeat.  It’s strange how I don’t really like rice much but when it’s turned as an ingredient for a cake I dig it like no other. … Continue reading

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