Along with New Year’s Pigs, it’s typical to find little New Year’s Cakes just before New Year’s Eve!
Our first Christmas in Bavaria was lovely. Bug-ridden, but lovely. Yesterday was the first day that any of us felt up to doing anything remotely energetic after the week long lurgy that decided to join us for the festive period. Suffice to say, after a week’s hibernation, the idea of going for a nice long […]
Burnt offerings for Father Christmas on Christmas Eve
My last blog featured a couple of posts called “Pictures From a Morning’s Walk”. Apart from getting me into the habit of taking my camera everywhere with me, like the blog itself the posts have encouraged me to explore places in search of interesting pictures. Ultimately it’s interesting (for me at least!) to look back […]
Bad Tolz is a beautiful place to visit, even the view from the river bank is picture perfect…
Christmas Stars – Munich – frequently found in the many Christmas Markets here…
Macarons with Chocolate Philadelphia*. Yes, you did read that correctly. Chocolate Philadelphia, or Milka Philadelphia to be exact, is one of the greatest discoveries I have made in a supermarket in recent years. Foreign supermarkets have always held a fascination for me, (apart from in Denmark where they are mostly diabolical), and I can […]
Bavarian Christmas Decorations in Marienplatz.