Author Archives: mschmidt87

About mschmidt87

Passionate about cooking, traveling and mad about gin!!

Chai biscotti

The other day I was sitting in Starbucks waiting for my friend and I had my favourite drink of Chai Latte and I also treated myself to an almond biscotti. Because my friend was taking forever I started to think

Chai biscotti

The other day I was sitting in Starbucks waiting for my friend and I had my favourite drink of Chai Latte and I also treated myself to an almond biscotti. Because my friend was taking forever I started to think

Ultimate christmas burger & parsnip fries

December must be one of my favourite months, mostly because you get this vibe of Christmas cheer everywhere. What is also great about December is that people are more likely to be less strict with their diets and have a

Ultimate christmas burger & parsnip fries

December must be one of my favourite months, mostly because you get this vibe of Christmas cheer everywhere. What is also great about December is that people are more likely to be less strict with their diets and have a

Black pepper Havreflarn (Swedish oat meal cookies)

As Americans celebrate the national cookie day this is my tribute to you people! You surely know how to make your calendar a lot more interesting. As national days go the cookie day is my second favourite. Nothing beats the

Black pepper Havreflarn (Swedish oat meal cookies)

As Americans celebrate the national cookie day this is my tribute to you people! You surely know how to make your calendar a lot more interesting. As national days go the cookie day is my second favourite. Nothing beats the

Quinoa & broccoli salad

So here is the thing about Quinoa. It’s everywhere, it’s a superfood, it’s low calorie and it’s in every hipster’s diet. It seems like this is the answer for what world has been looking for for a long time. I

Quinoa & broccoli salad

So here is the thing about Quinoa. It’s everywhere, it’s a superfood, it’s low calorie and it’s in every hipster’s diet. It seems like this is the answer for what world has been looking for for a long time. I

Beef & Feta stuffed peppers

There is no better day for a home cook than when you actually make a dish from what you have in your fridge/cupboard and it really turns out well. Today was that day for me. I found some pointy peppers

Beef & Feta stuffed peppers

There is no better day for a home cook than when you actually make a dish from what you have in your fridge/cupboard and it really turns out well. Today was that day for me. I found some pointy peppers

Banoffee loaf

This is a little fusion that has been brewing in my head for quite a while and this weekend I finally had enough time to do it. I made a pretty standard banana loaf and topped it with todfee and

Banoffee loaf

This is a little fusion that has been brewing in my head for quite a while and this weekend I finally had enough time to do it. I made a pretty standard banana loaf and topped it with todfee and

Scrimpy cook tries: Si’s carrot and coriander falafel mix

I came across this product when I was looking for cuscus during my last shop in Asda. The packaging does its job as I saw it before I have seen anything else and was like… WHAT’S THIS? Then I looked

Scrimpy cook tries: Si’s carrot and coriander falafel mix

I came across this product when I was looking for cuscus during my last shop in Asda. The packaging does its job as I saw it before I have seen anything else and was like… WHAT’S THIS? Then I looked

Baked carrot fries

If you are looking for a slightly different take on fries I have dig out a recipe just for you. They are made of carrots, they are baked rather than fried and they taste great especially with BBQ sauce on

Baked carrot fries

If you are looking for a slightly different take on fries I have dig out a recipe just for you. They are made of carrots, they are baked rather than fried and they taste great especially with BBQ sauce on

Spicy Winterslaw (Coleslaw)

There is nothing nicer than a side of a crunchy coleslaw with… well… pretty much everything. From burgers to grilled steaks coleslaw makes a great addition on any plate. When I used to work in one of the Cardiff’s hotel

Spicy Winterslaw (Coleslaw)

There is nothing nicer than a side of a crunchy coleslaw with… well… pretty much everything. From burgers to grilled steaks coleslaw makes a great addition on any plate. When I used to work in one of the Cardiff’s hotel

Spicy beef hot pot

So this is something I have seen one of my work colleagues had in her lunch box. She kindly let me try it and I decided to make my own variation that is packed with tasty and nutritious vegetable and

Spicy beef hot pot

So this is something I have seen one of my work colleagues had in her lunch box. She kindly let me try it and I decided to make my own variation that is packed with tasty and nutritious vegetable and