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. […]

From scratch to batch

So, it’s Saturday, it’s kind of gloomy outside and the kids are playing without fighting. So what does a mom do with free time? Wel l.. I could think of a million things but I love my kids so I made… homemade granola bars! Yes, you heard me right.. homemade.. and it was sooo sooo […]

The kitchen window

I love my moms kitchen window. Memories flood when I see pictures of it. Christmas, family dinners, looking who came to visit, spring, or that one time.. I will describe in a bit. I love the kitchen as a whole, it’s a place to cook, meet, talk, hang out, be creative… I have talked to […]