Hier geht's zur deutschen Version dieses Posts Visiting my hometown Hamburg in May, I didn't really expect to bake anything. But our little Airbnb apartment in Schanzenviertel, Hamburg's youngest and dirtiest most colorful quarter, had a fully equipped kitchen, and I had some time on hand.Occupied house in SchanzenviertelRichard was attending a full immersion German … Continue reading ENGLISH MUFFINS – IN HAMBURG


Warnemünde is not only the harbor for Hansetown Rostock, but a graceful old Baltic Sea resort. Thanks to the former GDR's lack of money, none of the nice old houses was torn down to make place to modern nondescript highrise hotels, like in West Germany.When I first visited my cousin's family in 1957, houses were … Continue reading TRAVEL AND BAKING IMPRESSIONS