Homemade Gingerbread House with Pattern & Recipe: Part 2


This is part 2 of my homemade traditional German-style Gingerbread House (with all parts of the house being edible!). You can find the first part of the tutorial here. Today we are going to assemble the house and attach the roof and the door. Before we start, I am going to explain how you can make the best icing glue! Continue reading

Homemade Gingerbread House with Pattern & Recipe: Part 1


If you follow Me & My Veritas on Facebook, you’ll know already that I made two homemade traditional German-style Gingerbread Houses. The best is: All parts are edible! It was my first attempt with Gingerbread Houses and, I must admit, it was lots of work but also lots of fun! If you would like to make your own Gingerbread House, I will provide you here with a very detailed How-To guide. Have fun and Continue reading

Homemade Roasted Pumpkin Seeds


Pumpkin carving is so much fun! The body functions as a lantern for several days but the seeds are usually thrown away. However, this is a pity! Pumpkin seeds are rich in unsaturated fatty acids, iron, zinc, phosphor, and vitamin A. If you want to use up the pumpkin seeds as well, here is an easy peasy and delicious recipe Continue reading