13. Dezember – Gingerbread Cream / Lebkuchencrème

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Gingerbread is pure Christmas for me. Whether the traditional Lucerne gingerbread (the recipe can be found here) or Santas made from gingerbread dough – the spice mix is Christmas on your tongue! However, the many extra carbohydrates have undesirable side effects, which is why we today try out a protein-rich version. Weiterlesen

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12. Dezember – vegan chocolate cookies /vegane Weihnachtskekse

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Christmas music, sweet chocolate scent and sticky hands and mouths – baking cookies belongs to the advent time like breathing to yoga. And this year, our little daughter joins the baker round for the very first time (by eating tons of raw dough and hiding the baking forms everywhere in the apartment!) 🙂 Weiterlesen

11. Dezember – Christmas smell

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Cinnamon, cloves, oranges, gingerbread, pine needles, candle wax – that’s how we would describe the smell of Christmas. And you? Unfortunately, we have not yet found a scented candle, which has completely convinced us. But with this simple crafting instructions, we still got a big nose full of advent atmosphere in the living room! 😊
You only need an orange or tangerine and dried spices such as cloves, cinnamon blossom or anise. The fruit gets peppered with spices and that’s it. Looks nice and smells like pure Christmas! 😊 Weiterlesen