Merry Christmas!

  Dear Readers, I’m wishing you a very Merry Christmas! May your Christmas table be loaded with delicious goodies and your houses filled with love and smiles : )  

Braised Red Cabbage

This yummy thing was a side dish with our December 25th dinner – accompanying a tender orange-garlic chicken (recipe coming soon) and simple mashed potatoes. I found it here and only had to make 1 or 2 small alterations to the recipe. Highly recommended dish : )) Ingredients: 1 kg red cabbage (I didn’t have a big … Continue reading

Easy Awesome gingerbread

I simply love gingerbread – the freshly baked little cookies and the process of decorating them together adds so much to the Christmas mood. Unfortunately this year there won’t be any gingerbread baking around here as I managed to smash my main finger with a door… Still I would like to share the recipe I … Continue reading

Swedish cookies for Santa: Pepparkakor

Traditionally in Hungary children eagerly clean their boots and put in on the windowsill or at the door every 5th of December, before going to sleep, so that Santa Claus can find it easily and fill them with treasures that night. Good kids receive dried or fresh fruits, nuts, sweets, candies or small toys, bad kids … Continue reading