This month Greta suggested Easter gifts as our theme. So we decided to post our bakes a little early to show you some Easter treats you can make at home. If you are new around here click on the tab at the top of the page to find out what The Food Exchange is about!… Continue reading The Food Exchange – Easter Gifts
After a 6 month break Greta and I are back with a new Food Exchange. I find it very strange that when we started this back in July 2015 we had both fairly recently moved to new countries. Almost three years later we are both settled in our new homes and both now have children!… Continue reading The Food Exchange – Pound Cakes
Some how Greta and I have gone all this time without having a chocolate themed challenge! This month we made sure we changed that! For those of you new to mine or Greta’s blog check out the link at the top of the page to find out more about The Food Exchange! Greta challenged me… Continue reading The Food Exchange – Chocolate
This month’s theme for The Food Exchange was breakfast bakes. Breakfast is probably my favourite meal of the day and one of the things I miss about living in England is meeting friends for breakfast. Yes, I do it here too but I can’t completely get on board with cheese and cold meat for breakfast!… Continue reading The Food Exchange – Breakfast Bakes
After a 5 month break (where did that go?!) Greta and I are back! We took a little time out as we had lots of things going on, the most exciting was the birth of Greta's baby in April! Congratulations again Greta, she is gorgeous! Our theme for this month was summer puddings and Greta… Continue reading The Food Exchange – we’re back!
It is time for the Food Exchange again. This month Greta and I decided to on the topic of “baking with children”. As Greta is expecting her first baby soon I thought this was a perfectly timed topic! We both started thinking about some of the first things we baked. Greta sent me a recipe… Continue reading The Food Exchange – Baking With Children
January and February are always difficult months to think of baking topics. This month we settled on a cheesecake theme. Baked cheesecakes are big here in Germany, so Greta gave me a a traditional baked German cheesecake recipe, known as Käsekuchen. I know cheesecakes aren’t traditionally British but when I moved here I was shocked… Continue reading The Food Exchange – Cheesecakes