Bake on Saturday, Dessert, Recipes

Bake on Saturday: Gingerbread Cake with Honey and Pear

I don't mean to sound like a broken record, but now that Thanksgiving is over I am now open to the Christmas spirit.  Greenery, red bows, holidays lights, even Christmas music.  It's all fair game now. Actually, I'm going to spend just one more paragraph on Thanksgiving before I move on to other things.  I… Continue reading Bake on Saturday: Gingerbread Cake with Honey and Pear

Lunch & Dinner, Recipes

Butternut Squash Burritos

With Thanksgiving drawing very near, it's time to wrap up fall recipes for the year.  (Ha!  A rhyme!).  To bring fall of 2013 to a close, I present one last butternut squash recipe. I mean, technically winter doesn't begin until December 21st, but let's be honest.  Winter starts once Thanksgiving is over.  Or, at least,… Continue reading Butternut Squash Burritos

Lunch & Dinner, Recipes

Roasted Butternut Squash + Thanksgiving Ideas

Remember on Wednesday when I said I'd be sharing three butternut squash recipes?  This is my basic butternut squash recipe: cut into quarters and roasted with brown sugar and butter. But first, as my favorite holiday ever approaches, I thought I'd share with you some Thanksgiving meal ideas in case you are still trying to… Continue reading Roasted Butternut Squash + Thanksgiving Ideas

Lunch & Dinner, Recipes

Butternut Squash, Gouda, and Spinach Quesadillas

This morning I went on a walk down Linz's main drag.  As I was walking, I simultaneously realized two things.  First of all, it had been almost six days since the last time I had wandered down the Landstraße.  This is an impressive feat as it is only about a minute away from my apartment by… Continue reading Butternut Squash, Gouda, and Spinach Quesadillas

Austria, Eating Out

Mozartkugeln in Salzburg

I hope you aren't tired of reading about chocolate yet.  This past Saturday there were Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Brownies and the Saturday before that there were Nutella Swirl Blondies...You can never have too much chocolate, though, right?  Unless maybe you're a dog.  Or allergic. Today, rather than a recipe, I bring you another culinary… Continue reading Mozartkugeln in Salzburg