I scream for Ice cream

It is hot (!) outside. We currently have 33Β°C in the shade in Zurich today and you can't imagine the heat in the office. Although it feels "cool" when coming into the rooms, it also gets warm after a while. And of course, it is even hotter outside. Today was a long day - I had a meeting that took well over 5hours; though thankfully it went well. Now I just packed my things together, ...

U.S. National Banana Bread Day

Happy (U.S.) National Banana Bread Day guys! I seriously did not know that this day existed until, at the beginning of the year, I looked into what national food days there are to place some in my calendar - and I can assure you, there are numerous! But in all honesty, what better excuse does this day offer than baking a lovely banana cake and indulging in a piece or two for breakfast, combined with ...

Banana Breakfast Muffins

Hello lovelies! Another week has gone by like no other - and I almost feel like the weekends are going by even faster then they usually do? Nevertheless, I've had some productive days this past week, worked a lot ahead on my studies and am looking forward to my 2 week uni-vacation coming up in 2 weeks. Tonight is date-night, and I will (since the first time in forever) be watching a hockey-match live! I'm ...

Banana Chia Cake Bread with Berries

Good morning and Happy 724th BirthdayΒ to Switzerland! August 1st it is - the time passes way too fast nowadays. Today it's a national holiday here and all shops are closed so I had to go grocery shopping yesterday. Today my mother, sister and dog will be visiting my dad and I here in Zurich to stay for about two weeks. My parents are actually going on vacation the first week round, so I will enjoy ...

Guiltfree Chocolate Mousse (GF, DF)

It's FriYay - literally, I had the day off (long Easter weekend)! Ok, it might have not been as special for me this time as I was off the whole week (remember surgery on Tuesday). It was however lovely to have the whole family around today, were no one had to work. Despite that I shouldn't be using my right wrist at all, I cannot keep myself out of the kitchen at the moment - ...