Mom’s Birthday


Today was the birthday of my mother and she invites me and some other family members to the garde. Of course it was about Kaffee und Kuchen and her birthday. We sat there, talking about this and that for many hours. We enjoyed the day, although the weather cooled a bit down. But since it was way too hot over the last week, everyone enjoyed the fresh weather today. We had many cakes, but this time I only shot a photo of an apple cake… Continue reading Mom’s Birthday

Walnut Cake


It’s time to add a photo post to the category delicious or to the food photography category again. I spotted a quite big bakery in Reinfeld, and I was surprised because we don’t have such a big bakery in the bigger city L├╝beck. But the bakery was near the Autobahn, it’s a good place for them, and it explains why the shop is so big. They had all kind of cakes, but I decided to purchase a walnut cake. The cake was really delicious, and when I was done with it, I hated myself for the decision to only purchase … Continue reading Walnut Cake

Grandma’s 72nd Birthday


Yesterday was grandma’s 72nd birthday, and of course the family celebrated it and sat together. The sister of my grandma did bake one delicious tart and one delicious cake, and grandma bought the third one in a store. The tart on the photo above is baked by her sister, it was a very delicious peach tart. We always agree, she knows how to bake tarts. She did also create cakes that we call “Amerikaner” here, translated that means “American”, it’s the cake with the smile you see below. This cake is just called that way since I can think, probably … Continue reading Grandma’s 72nd Birthday

My Birthday Cakes 2014


Yesterday was my birthday and I became 33 years old. How time flies! I wouldn’t say that I am now in a midlife crisis but it definitely makes me thoughtful anyway. However, the better thinking is that we should be happy about each year of our life. I celebrated this with my family yesterday and I should go on with a tradition of my blog, I should post my birthday cakes as I did it last year too. This year we had less cakes on the table as we did celebrate in a smaller circle as some family members were … Continue reading My Birthday Cakes 2014