Spicy Sabzi Salad

So I’m back sooner than I thought I would be, even though I’m not through with my photography experiments, nor have I found (my personal) perfection in picture taking (yet). The reason for… Continue reading

Food Props – Spoons

After the prop paradise at the food photography workshop I decided to take inventory of what I have at home. Remember when I showed you an assortment of little bowls in my Living… Continue reading

Food Photo Day

Although summer’s over, I still see these mini peppers in the shops. They make for great starters or party buffet items and can be filled to your liking. Among the fillings I’ve tried… Continue reading

I’m back, but…

…not really. Let me explain. Information is currently spinning in my head, and here’s why: I’ve had a great and busy vacation, and now there’s lots to process, which will take time. My… Continue reading

Quinoa & Black Bean Chilli

The last two weeks were the kind I’d like to forget quickly. We have a very iffy air conditioning at work and I’d been sitting in a draught for two weeks suffering from… Continue reading

Food Photo Day

Last weekend I went to a place I don’t usually frequent – it’s a place that sells unique items for around the house like unusual office stuff, kitchen gadgets, and specialty food items.… Continue reading

Mastering The Macaron

Last weekend, after many years of procrastinating, I finally mastered the macaron. Although mastered is probably a bit of bragging, which I really should not be doing as it might have been beginner’s… Continue reading

Food Photo Day

Similar to the Blood Orange Buttermilk Drink I made in February, I’ve tried different seasonal versions, among them blackcurrant buttermilk. I only used about 150 g for just the one beaker, and that… Continue reading


About twice a year I get a craving for Wurstsalat. If you haven’t heard of Wurstsalat before – it’s maybe not what you’d think on seeing the word Wurst. Literally translated it would… Continue reading

Welcome To My Dinner Table – Part 16

The Occasion Last Saturday I finally  had my friends – whom I call the usual suspects – over for another Italian dinner. The first one was in June last year, and the occasion… Continue reading

Passion Fruit Ice Cream

As you probably gathered from the lack of food posts these past couple of weeks, I’m still not much in the mood for cooking. However, last night I had friends over for dinner… Continue reading

Food Photo Day

While my parents are my main providers of garden-fresh string beans during the summer season, unfortunately I have to buy peas at the market. I love sitting on the balcony in the evening,… Continue reading