I know, I know… long time no see ;)

It has been a long time people, i know… my apologies to everyone who started following me a while back, life just happens and i was more on my facebook page then on my actual BLOG, but this will change. Having the computer back and running makes life easier and helps me and my blog too. How has life been treating you all? Hope everything cool like here, changing my…

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St. Nicholas Day – December 6th

St. Nicholas Day The Patron of all kids, bakers and seamen St. Nicholas Day, or Eve, is celebrated on December 6. This is the favorite holiday of all children – it’s a gift-giving day. When evening comes, St. Nicholas, a reverend gray-haired figure with flowing beard, wearing gorgeous bishop’s garments, gold embroidered cope, mitre and pastoral staff, knocks on doors and enquires about the behavior of the children. The custom…

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December 4th – St. Barbara

St. Barbara Barbara, the daughter of the rich merchant Dioscuros, grew up in Nikomedia (today’s Izmet, Turkey). In order to retain her innocence, Barbara’s father locked her up during his absence, in a tower with only two windows. When Dioscuros returned from his journey, he found the third window in the tower. Barbara was baptized by a priest disguised as a physician, and she ordered to make the third window…

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Cinnamon Stars – Zimtsterne (Germany)

Cinnamon Stars or better ‘Zimtsterne’ Today i want to share another great receipe with you all, in Germany this deliciousness is called ‘Zimtsterne’. My grandma and my mom always made those for us, especially… i think! lol I hope you all find yourself falling in love with them, and by the way they even taste better with age.. lol… well, not a year later but a couple of days anyways…

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