Christmas cake

I feel so Christmassy today! I woke up very early with the feeling that I want to bake. I guess the contributing factor to this would be the fact that I bought a new bundt baking pan yesterday. It´s fabulous! So here is the 2nd advent cake. Also it´s the day we brought our Xmas…

Grandmother’s pancakes

When I was a kid, eating pancakes at my grandmothers house felt like winning a lottery. I now live 6600 km from my grandmother and I always miss her pancakes. I have tried to make them myself but they have never turned out quite like hers. I remember the strong  taste of baking powder and I…

Avocado-banana ice cream

I am a huge fan of frozen yogurts. So when I ran out the other day I wondered if I could make one at home. I always have frozen bananas in my freezer for smoothies or for banana bread and friends brought over couple of very ripe avocados this weekend so I had to use…

Shrove Tuesday buns

Estonians usually celebrate Vastlapäev  (Shrove Tuesday) by going tobogganing, if there is snow, of course. We eat whipped cream buns and eat pea soup. This year it was on February 9th and I was on a diet so I didn´t do any of these things.  Last year I made these awesome soft buns and I…