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Shortbread - The Delicious Snack (Not Just) from Scotland

Shortbread - The Classic from Scotland
Whether it's classic Scottish Shortbread, Irish Shortbread, or even extravagant Millionaires Shortbread, authentic shortbread is popular well beyond the shores of Great Britain. But what is it that makes our mouths water at the thought of this rather simple snack and causes a new packet of shortbread cookies to mysteriously disappear as if by magic?

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American Mustard - Differences, Production, and History

American Mustard Production
Mustard is not the same as mustard. Nowadays, there is a wide variety of different types of mustard. In addition to French Dijon mustard, Bavarian sweet mustard, English mustard, and many other, sometimes regional mustard creations, there is probably the most popular spicy or medium-spicy mustard in Germany - and that's American mustard. In this article, we will take a closer look at American Mustard.

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From Mardi Gras to Carnival - American-style Fasching

American-style Fasching
What we in Germany call "Karneval" or "Fasching" is known as "Mardi Gras" among our friends, especially in the southern United States. The enthusiastic celebration of this festival with costumes and more, particularly in New Orleans, is no coincidence. Whether it's the Dia de Los Muertos in Mexico or the world-famous Brazilian Carnival, the further south you go from New Orleans, the more the festive spirit and the extravagance of costumes increase.

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Scent Creators for DIY - Our Tips for Crafting Your Very Own Room Fragrance.

You can easily make your own air freshener
If love is known to go through the stomach, then personal well-being undoubtedly goes through the nose. Many aspects of our daily lives are often, quite unconsciously, directly influenced by the scents that surround us. With our quick and easy DIY tips, creating your very own air freshener is a breeze, and you can make it using products right from your own kitchen.

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