Category: Lifestyle

You’re the bread to my dumplings..

German bread dumplings are a typical garnish to a nice German pot roast. Imagine bread dumplings...

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Wedding Bells

Amidst my own wedding planning, work, blogging, and hundreds of ClassPass visits, I recently also...

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Frühstück is served – German breakfast in America

This post may contain affiliate links One of the many things I look forward to the most when...

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… And They (Bacon & Onion) Lived Happily Ever After <3

Growing up in the German Mosel valley nearby Luxembourg, Elsässer Flammkuchen is a true specialty...

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Melted Cheese and Kirschwasser

Fondue, especially cheese fondue, brings to life so many wonderful memories of growing up that it...

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Oktoberfest in Kansas City

My fiancé Jason and I have been engaged for 10 (!) months now..! We decided that the moon and...

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Behind dirndl kitchen

dirndl kitchen author Sophie in black dirndl dress with flower crown


I am Sophie and I am German.

When I first moved to the United States in 2009, I felt very deprived of the German way of eating. To this date, I still miss German cake and coffee time at 3 p.m., so I decided to educate my fellow American friends by writing about German customs and food… which of course involves a ton of cooking, converting of grams to ounces and cups, and drinking of Paulaner Hefeweizen! …read more