Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Tomatoes and basil are just two things that are meant to go together. Like peanut butter and chocolate. Or chips and salsa. Or crackers and cheese. Each one compliments the other. As Aristotle once said, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” Don’t think he was referencing tomatoes and basil or chocolate and peanut butter there…

Mexican Layer Dip

I sometimes get a craving for Tex Mex from back home. You just can’t find good Tex Mex here. A dip my mom used to make for parties was this Mexican Layer Dip. I could eat it by the spoonful. It has some Tex Mex flavors in it and is a bit of a comfort food for me. It reminds me of home.

Spinach and feta pinwheels

I was having a goodbye breakfast at work and I wanted to bring something else in addition to the traditional German breakfast, which consists of bread rolls, sliced meats, and cheeses. Still after living here for some time, I have not gotten quite used to the typical breakfast. My favorite breakfast looks normally more like this. I stumbled across this recipe after a bit of Googling. Below it is in English. It was very simple and quick to put together… Read more »