Homemade Marshmallow – so sweet

I have bought all the ingredients and tools for ages and always lack the courage to go ahead to actually make it.  Turned out it is indeed brain dead simple to make and taste completely different from store bought.  It is likely more expensive to make your own then buying but this is totally worth…

Gingerbread House Building Contest

What a party!  It is so much – hope this will be a new tradition and we try to do this again next year!!  Wish you all a very very merry Christmas and joyful holidays!!!

Gingerbread House Building Contest – the prep

It was many many moon ago when I last built a gingerbread house.  It looked ok but it was just boring to build that house on my own because no one else was interested.  It was a lot a ton of work.   I still haven’t given up this idea, so this year I have…

Batkid inspired ”♥ FULLSTACK” cookies (fun with cookie stamp)

I bet you must have heard about the heart warming story of the Make-a-wish foundation transforming San Francisco into Gotham and a five years old Miles Scott, who is recovering from leukaemia, has be super hero and living his dream for a day.  It is incredible to see thousands of strangers come together to make…

Cookie Decorating 101 – Royal Icing

Royal icing is actually really simple and cheap to make.  Here is a step-by-step recipe showing how to make it! Ingredients: 2 1/4 cup of sifted icing sugar 1 tablespoon of egg white powder 1/4 teaspoon of cream of tartar 4 tablespoon of water Kitchen-aid stand mixer is not required but it is really useful…