Everybody loves…a pumpkin pie


Before the wonderful pumpkin season is over I want to share a very easy pumpkin pie recipe with you. In Germany, pumpkin pies are not very common to my surprise. Pumpkins are everywhere though! I have seen many recipes using a ton of cream. I prefer it a little simpler with just a sip of cream….

Hello fall, it’s time for pumpkin soup


I am not a fan of cold temperatures and the transition from summer to fall but when I go to a farmer’s market and see the piles of pumpkins that are displayed I get happy and can’t resist to take one or two home with me. Pumpkin soup is one of my favorite soups and…

Vegan for a Night


Since I am quite new to the world of Vegan food and was introduced to it only about half a year ago by cook Björn Moschinski (see my Vegan style egg salad post), I felt like making new recipes this weekend: Vegan Mett, which is a meat imitation paste – in Germany it`s made from…

Halloween’s pumpkin deliciousness


Pumpkin time isn’t over yet and so I have decided to post another pumpkin recipe. This time I’m sending you a very nice side dish! Basically, you only need one pumpkin and a few spices for it. So why not try it out? One thing to remember when you cook pumpkin: Don’t overcook it or…

It’s pumpkin time!


October is the time of the year when you start noticing the yellow, green and orange glow of pumpkins in the fruit & veggie stands of grocery stores and farmer’s markets. Not only do pumpkins look nice but they are also a healthy companion. I made a Chinese stir fry with pumpkin the other day…