A Cheesy Snack/Side Dish


Cheesy Brussel Sprouts, an easy snack/side dish 1 bag of frozen Brussel sprouts (plain) 4 slices (or 4 oz) of real cheddar cheese Lightly steam the brussel sprouts with a little water, until thawed out and semi cooked. Let cool if cutting by hand. Slice/chop the brussel sprouts by hand or with a food processor, … Continue reading A Cheesy Snack/Side Dish

St. Barbara Capella Ruins, Langensteinbach, Badische History


The St. Barbara Capella (church) was built in the beginning of the 1300s in the town edge of Langensteinbach here in the Alb Valley. A little history (compliments of the a German information website) tells the story beautifully here: "The first documentary mention of the Barbara Chapel as "capella sanctae Barbarae" dates from 1432. The … Continue reading St. Barbara Capella Ruins, Langensteinbach, Badische History

Karlsruhe Zoologisch Garten


An exciting Saturday afternoon together at the Zoo together, where even the Hippotamus eat Germain cuisine of potatoes and cabbage. The zoo is much larger than what first meets the eye and it is beautifully laid out, including animals and venues from all continents of the world. The Seels (also know as Sea Dogs in … Continue reading Karlsruhe Zoologisch Garten

Mushroom Curried Tuna on Rice


Ingredients 1 can Tuna in oil 1 cup dry white rice 1 small head of broccoli 1 can sliced mushrooms, drained 2 cups water 1 jar of Uncle Bens creamy curry sauce In a medium skillet, add tuna (w. Oil), mushrooms, and chopped broccoli stems, saute on low heat for 5 minutes, add jar of … Continue reading Mushroom Curried Tuna on Rice

People Watching on Kirche Platz


 What an exciting and interesting afternoon-evening of people watching. So much variety and interactions galore--skipping children, a bicycle with a legit trailer, a skinned knee, an elderly man whistling down the cobble stones, a couple on a date (and enjoy Apfel Streudel) and so much more!! While enjoying the visual stimulation, my taste buds were … Continue reading People Watching on Kirche Platz

The Roosters Well and more, Speilberg, Germany


JägerSchnitzel and PanniertSchnitzel @ Täglich Restaurant, Ettlingen


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