History, Flammkuchen, & Craft Beer

Strasbourg, France Cath├ędrale Notre-Dame de Strasbourg Strasbourg, France is one of my favorite cities to visit with family & friends that visit Germany. It’s a beautiful & historically rich & relevant town in the Alsace region and luckily for me – only about a 2.5 hour drive from where our family lives in Baden-Wurtemberg. Needless […]

LOCAL FEATURE: Cactus Coffee *Summer Edition*

If y’all know anything about me, you’ll know how much I LOVE coffee & teas. Naturally, I was super excited to hear that my favorite coffee stop & catering bestie in Wimberley took my old spot at Odie’s Food Court right down from my test kitchen! Yes, my Salty German Trailer was in her spot […]

Home. Where My Love For Food Started.

The Kitchen Window. The picture above you see is my Mama’s kitchen window. The window I grew up with in Germany. It doesn’t always look that pretty and organized but it’s always had meaning to me. Just like the little town of Neckarburken pictures to the right – where I grew up my entire childhood. […]

There is no greatness where simplicity, goodness and truth are absent.

Inspired by a quote from the book “War and Peace” comes a self reflection about what I crave in life and how to achieve simplicity, goodness and truth if you just look.