In search of the perfect Fish 'n Chips

I love traditional fish ‘n chips, a British staple dating back to the 1900’s (or earlier). For me, there’s nothing better than a light, crispy beer batter, smothering a hot, tender piece of fish (preferably…

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Oasis in the city

I’ve known there was a botanical garden in Zurich for a while now, but until now I’d never visited it. On the way back from an appointment the bus I was taking just happened to…

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Truffle treats!

I was very excited when I discovered this recipe via @NuttyCow, especially since I’m allergic to all types of nuts! The truffles are made with Oreo biscuits and cream cheese – how divine!! Who doesn’t…

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Zurich: Afternoon Tea at the Eden au Lac

“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.” ~Henry James, The Portrait of a Lady Spring has certainly arrived in all its sunny yet…

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Chilly snapshots of February

With the plummeting temperatures we’ve had, everything froze!  This of course called for many mugs of hot Milo and Red velvet cupcakes. You could track the kitties in the snow (which they loved) And I…

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