Happy New Year!

For all I know, my parents never celebrated New year’s eve. They had their traditions for this one day of the year when it came to food though. Lunch consisted of a white wine soup with raisins and clouds of beat egg whites with sugar and dumplings made of wheat, yeast, milk and salt cooked […]

What I remember about the 1980s

For me the decade started with a road trip that lasted a couple of month and took me from Denmark through Germany, Luxembourg and France over the Pyrenees to Spain and back. It was the same year John Lennon got shot and died in New York In January 1981 Ronald Reagan replaced Jimmy Carter as […]