Spaghetti


Just a snapshot of the Spaghetti dish that my mother prepared for us when I visited her one evening. It’s a very simple meal but I always liked Spaghetti. But who doesn’t? The photo was taken with my smartphone but I like the photo. I wondered how many food-related posts I already have on my blog and checked it now. I have 105 foodie-posts but of course, they’re all about the photos. Continue reading Spaghetti

VHS Cassettes, Chips and Salsa


Here is just a snapshot I took with my phone. I did spend quite a bit of time with my mother the last days as we went through several VHS cassettes that our family recorded. Meanwhile, we ate chips with salsa. We’ve been sad when we found out that some cassettes didn’t work anymore but maybe we will find a solution to recover them. But others worked. The videos we watched were recorded in the ’80s and ’90s. We went through videos of weddings, holidays, and parties. Man, we had a good laugh because the `80s haircuts make our family … Continue reading VHS Cassettes, Chips and Salsa

Mom’s Potato Salad


Potato salad is a very common dish in Germany as well. Once in a while, people like to prepare and eat a nice potato salad. I visited my mother during Christmas and at New Year’s Eve and in both cases she prepared potato salad with Bockwurst (a sausage variant). Every family prepares the potato salad in different ways but if you ask a person where you can get the best potato salad, he or she will most likely reply “If you visit my mother and or my grandma”. Continue reading Mom’s Potato Salad

French Fries And Steak With Onions


Above is a photo for my food and phoneography category, since the snapshot was taken with a phone. A few days ago when the weather was good, my mother invited me and we sat on her balcony. We planned to eat something together but we weren’t creative and decided to eat something simple, french fries with steak and onions and different sauces we wanted to try. It was simple but very tasty. Continue reading French Fries And Steak With Onions