{on a rainy weekend}

When you travel, A new silence goes with you, And if you listen, You will hear, What your heart would love to say - John O'Donohuey

solo parking in the rain

...rain calls for shopping..

and some good food...

room with a view and perfect for listening to the rain outside

Food is more than taste and returning I needed to bring some flavours from Amsterdam home

Upside Down Cake

What you need for a 18cm round loaf tin:: 6 sliced & cored greengages 120g salted butter 2 eggs 150g kamut flour 1tsp baking powder 1/2tsp ground cardamom 100g brown sugar

Instructions: 1.Preheat the oven to 180C. 2.Wrap your tin from the outside with aluminium foil. 3.Melt 15g of butter and place together with 20g sugar on the base. 4.Sift flour, add cardamom and baking powder. 5.Whisk together remaining butter and sugar, finally adding eggs and mix till you get to a smooth texture. 6. Gently fold your flour mix into the dough. 7. Place fruit upside down in tin & pour dough over greengages an bake for 45 minutes.

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  • foodbandits

    Okay dear i am saying out loud: waaaauw and oooh The photos are so pretty! I love the way you use light and tell a story. Love my city even more x

  • mysuburbanfarm

    How beautiful is this story! Not to mention the upside down cake! Always perfect Simone 😘🙋🏼X

  • byfrlsonntag

    @foodbandits thanks so much Suus, you are so sweet and your feedback means so much to me. It just shows that Amsterdam is really beautiful despite of all the rain❤️xx

  • byfrlsonntag

    @mysuburbanfarm Thank you dear Ainslee you are too kind🙏🏻You really have to give thus cake a go, so easy to make.😘

  • kardemomme_

    Such a beautiful story dear Simone! i loved the little video from the train! Amsterdam is such a beUtiful city, and so is your photos! 👋👋👋😍💕

  • ngugi

    Dear Simone, what a beautiful story and such amazing pictures! I'm very happy discoverd the steller app and your profile by your post on Instagram. Thank you so much for sharing!

  • mybandwkitchen

    Ah, so schön Simone! Muss unbedingt mal nach Amsterdam. Und den Kuchen will ich auch baken - habe noch nie mit Kamutmehl gearbeitet.


    Beautiful work!

  • paopao

    What a beautiful story and point of view 👌🏻

  • lazymorning

    Traumhaft schön💛

  • edinerussel

    Pretty! I see you've visited The Loft as well. May you return soon :)

  • _housefrau

    So super schön. Kann man so gleich abdrucken in ein Insider Tips in Amsterdam Coffeetable Buch! ❤️❤️😘

  • reeris


  • rosiryder

    Gorgeous Simone!! Just joined and loving this 👌👍😘

  • kiste72

    Love! Love! Love!👏🏻✨

  • byfrlsonntag

    @kardemomme_ thank you dear Benedicte cannot wait to be back next year🙏🏻😘

  • byfrlsonntag

    @ngugi So happy to hear Stefan🙏🏻

  • byfrlsonntag

    @mybandwkitchen Amsterdam ist wunderschön liebe Sini. Ich liebe den Geschmack des Mehls und damit zu backen❤️😘

  • byfrlsonntag

    @WSIEFBT thank you Marta🙌🏻❤️😘

  • byfrlsonntag

    @paopao thank you so much🙏🏻

  • byfrlsonntag

    @lazymorning danke liebe Jessie🙏🏻😘

  • byfrlsonntag

    @edinerussel I will do in April next year for another workshop with my friends from @foodbandits and I would love to meet you then!

  • byfrlsonntag

    @_housefrau danke für all dein Zuspruch und deine Unterstützung liebe Sabine🙏🏻❤️😘xx

  • byfrlsonntag

    @rosiryder hope to see more of you here Rosie😘

  • byfrlsonntag

    @kiste72 you are so sweet thank you so much dear Birgitte💙😘

  • DavidWWillett

    Lovely! Lived in Eindhoven 3 years. Visited Amsterdam often. Thanks for the memories. Missing Nederlands drop, strop waffle, amandelstaaf !

  • socialime

    I absolutely adore how you combine travel stories with recipes! I want to go to all those places and try all those recipes 💛

  • charissharpe

    That wall of scissors, so eclectic!


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