Entries by Evelina Hubert

Love is in the air

Are we incapable of showing love at any other time of the year, Evelina Hubert finds out why we’re so inexplicably tied to the idea of being romantic on just one day of the year       Long has been the tradition to express love, be it to a partner, a spouse, a sweetheart, […]

Number 5 Birthday Cake Recipe

This foolproof recipe will help you create a deliciously moist number 5 birthday cake that is ready to decorate with your beautiful designs.     Ingredients for 1 x 20cm round cake 225g/8oz butter or margarine, softened at room temperature 225g/8oz caster sugar 4 medium eggs 2 tsp vanilla extract 225g/8oz self raising flour milk, to loosen   Ingredients for 1 […]

Plum Dumplings

There are so many sweet memories from my childhood, and this is just one of them. I remember the cooking of my grandma very well. Simple frugal food with high quality basic ingredients is the secret. The recipe below is a simple old-fashioned plum dumpling. When I was a little girl, I would eat grandma’s […]

Linzer Cookie Recipe

With Christmas behind us, some seasonal threats I make more often during the year. Just because my boys love eating good  cookies. Cheaper than those from the supermarkets, but most importantly, you will not find unhealthy preservatives there. Usually made before Christmas, but tastes lovely every time you want to enjoy a lovely cup of […]