‘Vanillekipferl’ aka the best Christmas Cookies

Happy almost Christmas! Time is running these days and the countdown to Christmas is almost finished. One thing that is never missing at home around the festive season are some good ol'Christmas cookies! I'll be honest, the first batch I tried failed miserably - I used too much butter (well margarine) and read the recipe wrong.. my mistake! The second time around, however, turned out perfectly - not to my surprise, since it is our ...

Paphos – Cyprus

Happy Sunday! I can finally relax - finally forget about work, uni and all the other stress that has kept me up at night the past weeks. Today we (mom, dad & sis) finally arrived in Cyprus - Paphos (city) - at the Elysium hotel. It's breathtaking, let me tell you that. We arrived in the afternoon and immediately got served with lovely welcome drinks at the hotel's terrace. After slowly unpacking and changing into ...