Easter treats with a pinch of German and a splash of Bulgarian

I celebrated Easter twice this year – once last Sunday in Germany and once today, here in The Hague, with the Orthodox crowd. The Easter treats in this post are from a splendid morning in the outskirts of Cologne 7 days ago, with two cheery ladies keeping busy in the kitchen, and me, once again, … More Easter treats with a pinch of German and a splash of Bulgarian

Celebrating one delicious year: happy birthday, blog!

On this day, exactly one year ago, I began an amazing culinary and photographic adventure – my blog, my way, Menada’s way. A whole year! Twelve months of deliciousness. And to celebrate that, I dug out some pictures I took that did not make it to the original blog posts. Twelve shots to reminisce the … More Celebrating one delicious year: happy birthday, blog!

Brussels in December: Luci’s pumpkin soup

It’s December! And is there a better time for sweet culinary indulgence in good company when the weather outside is… frightful? 🙂 Luci, one of my closest university friends now lives in Brussels and we had decided to have a festive weekend together. First, Christmas market in Antwerp, then cooking in Brussels. The former was … More Brussels in December: Luci’s pumpkin soup