This is the end.

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So, this is the end. The end of this blog. Well, here’s the thing: I do not like half-baked things. If I write a blog, I want it to be awesome – regular, meaningful posts, great pictures, social media interaction and so on. I have not been able to meet these expectations in the last few months and I […]

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Please hold the line

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Plans...

Dear all, you might have wondered about my silence, the absence of recipes and funny stories. Well, the good news is I am still alive. However, the bad news is that I am just too busy at the moment to be posting recipes on a regular basis. My teacher training is more than just a […]

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Baked Zoodles Caprese

Baked Zoodles Caprese - no carbs, just vegetable goodness for you!

This is a pasta bake you will not regret eating. Not that I ever regret eating pasta bakes, but you know. The whole healthy eating mindful living thing… Well, eating low-carb, especially for dinner, is not such a bad idea after all, I guess. So here is my idea: using vegetable noodles instead of regular […]

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German Potato Salad

German Potato Salad via spaetzlegirl.com

As promised here comes the recipe for German potato salad! I am a bit short on time today, so let me just tell you that you can eat it both cold or lukewarm, that it is a great side dish, but also a fabulous main/entree and that not peeling the potatoes gives this salad its […]

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Asian Style Veggie Noodles

Asian Style Veggie Noodles - healthy, filling, delicious. What more would you want? (spaetzlegirl.com)

It’s the last week before the holidays and, once again, I am ridiculously busy. My training is really exhausting and there is hardly a night when I am able to catch more than six hours of sleep these days. I am just working all day. And I am eating lots and lots of unhealthy stuff. […]

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Vegetarian Sausages

Vegetarian Sausages - low in fat, high in proteins and super filling.

Sausages and potato salad is the epitome of Germanness. Forget about sauerkraut. Seriously. We even have sausages and potato salad for Christmas Eve dinner! And that certainly means something,right? So without further ado, meet my meat-free version of this German classic. These vegetarian sausages are made with white beans and cheese and baked in the […]

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Goat’s Cheese Tart with Grapes

Goat's Cheese Tart with Grapes - perfect for a summer potluck! Love the combination of cheese and grapes. (spaetzlegirl.com)

I’m typing this post with the window open, the birds singing, the sun shining – in short, with the perfect spring weather outside. How I would love to go for a picnic right now! Especially now that I am looking at the pictures of this glorious tart. Actually, you know what? I’ll just go outside […]

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Sauerkraut Pizza

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Sauerkraut Pizza! You won't miss the tomato sauce in this German take on the Italian classic. (spaetzlegirl.com)

You might remember that I like fusion recipes, i.e. recipes which combine the best of two cuisines. It was about time I shared this favourite of mine: Sauerkraut Pizza! Sauerkraut Pizza is the wonderful combination of pizza and sauerkraut. Obviously. It is good in so many ways. I mean pizza dough. And sauerkraut. And smoked […]

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Sprouts on Toast

Sprouts on Toast - a super simple and super healthy breakfast idea! (spaetzlegirl.com)

Today’s a holiday in Germany, which means no school for me today. So maybe I will take some time to have a proper breakfast today. Healthy and stuff. Like these sprouts on toast I came up with the other day. We are home sprouters so to say and usually have a glass of sprouts ready […]

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Roasted Aubergine Pasta

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Roasted Aubergine Pasta! It might not be low-carb, but it is simply wonderful. And that is all that counts!

Roasting vegetables in the oven has to be one of the greatest kitchen inventions ever. I absolutely love throwing a bunch of veggies in the oven and let it take over and give me some time to turn my attention to all the other things that need to be done. Like cooking pasta, cleaning the […]

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Couscous Salad with Feta and Cucumber

Couscous Salad with Feta and Cucumbers! (spaetzlegirl.com)

It’s getting warmer every day. Summer is coming, And so is salad season. A special season happening between April and October filled with salads and cold food goodness. I have planned some awesome summer recipes for the blog, so there’s something for you to look forward to. And this recipe is a good start. I […]

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Spätzle Salad

Spätzle Salad - the lighter option for you favourite German pasta. Also great for summer potlucks! (spaetzlegirl.com)

This, ladies and gentlemen, was my birthday dinner. Happy birthday to me, eh? My birthday was back in March and I was busy the whole day fighting against modern technology (and I was struggling with my lesson plans). At the end of the day, I just wanted to eat Spätzle. Of course, I did. I […]

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Oreo Raspberry Heaven

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Oreo Raspberry Heaven - a no bake cake in a glass. (spaetzlegirl.com)

I wish I were a full time food blogger with a kitchen full of fancy dishes to present my food in. Well, I wish I had a bigger kitchen, for a start. But I don’t. I don’t have a big enough kitchen to squeeze in even more props – and sometimes this is what happens. […]

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Pasta e Ceci – Pasta with Chickpeas

Pasta e Ceci - Pasta with Chickpeas. A protein packed comfort food dinner right from my kitchen to yours! (spaetzlegirl.com)

Another pasta recipe!? Yup. Another pasta recipe! There you have it. Comfort food at its best. I need it. Very very much. Every morning I wake up to what feels more of a November weather than the coming of spring. We even had snow the other day. Yup, proper snow. In April. Spring, where are you? […]

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