Rezept: Banana-Pancakes

Heute morgen hatte ich das dringende Bedürfnis nach Banana-Pancakes und beim Zubereiten dieser Pancakes hatte ich die Idee, dass ich euch ja auch mal an dem Rezept teilhaben lassen kann.

Das Rezept habe ich irgendwann im Frühjahr 2014 auf dem Channel von Casey Ho / Blogilates entdeckt und seitdem liebe ich es, vorallem deswegen, weil man fast keine Zutaten braucht.

Man braucht für das Grundrezept der Banana-Pancakes lediglich:

– 1 zermatschte Banane
– 2 Eier

Jep, das ist alles. Ihr müsst die Zutaten dann nur noch vermischen, eure Pfanne einfetten und los geht’s 🙂

Ich tue allerdings noch zwei weitere Sachen hinein (müsst ihr allerdings nicht machen, das Grundrezept reicht völlig):

– Zimt ♥ (so viel wie das Herz will)
– eine Messerspitze Backpulver (wenn ich Lust habe Backpulver zu suchen)

Ich liebe diese Pancakes, ich könnte sie jeden Tag machen. Selbst mein Bruder liebt sie und er mag keine Eier und auch keine Bananen (allerdings weiß er auch nicht wirklich aus was ich die Pancakes mache 😉 )
Die Pancakes sind übrigens paleo, glutenfrei und mehlfrei.

Achso, kleine Notiz am Rande: Ihr müsst kleine Pancakes machen. Ich benutze immer einen Esslöffel pro Pancake und habe dann immer 6 gleichzeitig in der Pfanne. Wenn ihr sie größer macht, wird es schwer sie zu wenden.

Vielleicht sollte ich euch noch sagen, dass ich eigentlich keine Bananen mag, aber in den Pancakes finde ich sie spitze. Wenn ihr allerdings wirklich keine Bananen benutzen wollt, habe ich mal irgendwo gelesen, dass man auch Mango als Bananenersatz benutzen kann (ob das schmeckt weiß ich allerdings nicht).

Wenn ihr die Pancakes überhaupt nicht mögt, ist das auch gut. Jeder hat schließlich andere Vorlieben 🙂 .

Hier ist das Video von Casey’s YouTube-Channel, sie hat ein paar schöne – und auch noch gesunde – Rezepte. (Meine haben ungefähr die Größe von der zweiten Ladung, die sie macht)

Teaser Tuesday #9

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly book event, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.

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“Are you actually… going to eat lunch with me?” I asked.
“No,” Daphne said, breaking a buttery breadstick in half and dipping it into the spicy marinara sauce on her plate. “I’m just a figment of you imagination. You’re only imagining that I’m sitting here eating with you. Because I’m just so freaking awesome that people daydream about being seen with me.”
– “Touch of Frost” by Jennifer Estep, page 202, August 2011

Nooo, those are just 2 sentences, count again, I’m sure you counted wrong. I didn’t post a whole paragraph. I would never do that 😉

I read this book 2 years ago, but only rated it 3 stars. Now, after reading many WoW-post about the last book of the series, I decided to give it a second try and I really like it. I don’t understand why I rated it so low.

Well, I’m almost done and book #2 is already bought, so I can hop on to that one right away.

What are you reading and loving this week?

The Beauty of Books TAG!

Just found this TAG created by Books And Palettes and thought: Why not do it, sure sounds like a fun idea.

So, first I’m going to thank Books and Palettes for kind of nominating me ;).

Here we go:

Eyeliner: Tell us about a book that defines who you are or that means a lot to you personally, and then show us your favorite eyeliner.
I just love Kiss Of Snow , that’s all. I’m not sure I have a book that defines who I am. Maybe Obsidian because the main character inspired me to start my own blog.
I don’t really have a favourite eyeliner. I have two and I use the one I grap first.

Top one: Catrice Calligraph Ultra Slim Eyeliner Pen   Bottom one: p2 luxurious eyeliner pen

Mascara: You can’t leave the house without mascara. It brightens your eyes and makes you look more awake after a night of not-so-much sleep. What’s one book you stayed up late to read? Then, show us your favorite mascara.

Night Unbound was the latest book for which I stayed up late. (My Review can be found here) and my favourite mascara is by Catrice as well and is called Lashes to Kill (waterproof).

Lip Balm: The best lip balms are sweet and smooth. Give us a sweet, easy read. Then, show us your favorite lip balm.
I’m not sure I own a sweet and easy read, but I love Agnes and the Hitman, it never fails to amuse me. I use two lip balms, both are from Blistex, the left one is strawberry-flavoured and the right one mango. One is always in the pocket of my jacket and the other in my bag.

Concealer: A book you are embarrassed to say you’ve read or own.
I’m not embarrassed of what I read, because I chose to read it. It was my decision and I refuse to feel shame for the books I read and love. (Also I’m really critical when it comes to books so I try to choose wisely ;)).

Nail Polish: Nail polish is like an accessory. Show us a book with a beautiful cover. Then, show us what is on your nails, if anything.
Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder and normally I would post a cover with a naked, male chest but I’m pretty sure that’s not what this is about. So I chose the cover of My Soul to Take, I just love the colourplay and it’s the nicest, chestfree cover I could find 😉
My nails are currently a dark gray, the polish is from Kiko and called “graphite gray”.

 

Sunscreen: Sunscreen goes hand in hand with the beach. Show us a book that takes place at or near a beach. Also, what are your favorite beach reads?
A book that takes place at or near a beach, oh my god, that’s a hard one. Does the bayou count, because Night Game is the only book I can think of that takes place near any kind of water.
My favourite beach reads are usually light reads, where I don’t have to think to much and don’t need to pay all my attention.

 

Makeup Remover: Sometimes the look you create is disappointing, so you break out the makeup remover to clear the evidence. What is a book you wanted to like that ended up disappointing you?
Burn for me ended up disappointing me, which is really sad because I normally love books written by Cynthia Eden. I just couldn’t get into the story and I couldn’t connect with the main characters.

 

 

This ended up being messier than I thought it would be – to many pictures – but it was fun :).

I would like to nominate
Emilinabooks
Sound Of A Voice
Everything Nyze
Ninespo

and if you want to participate and I didn’t mention you, just say so in the comments, leave your link and I will link to you in my post 🙂

[Rezension] Fallen Crest High von Tijan

Blurb: Mason and Logan Kade are two brothers who did their own thing. They were rich and expected to attend her school, Fallen Crest Academy. They chose public school and now Samantha has to live with them. The problem is that she doesn’t care at all: about them, about her friends, about her cheating boyfriend, or even about her parent’s divorce. But maybe that’s a good thing. Maybe change is a good thing.

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Genre: New Adult
Serie: Fallen Crest High #1
Erscheinungsdatum: 31. Oktober 2012
Cliffhanger: Nein
HEA/Happy End: Fühlt sich nicht wie ein Happy End an

Bewertung: 2 Sterne ✶ ✶

review in english: here on goodreads
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Hier geht’s weiter 🙂

Teaser Tuesday #8

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly book event, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.

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All I’d had to eat since breakfast yesterday was vampire blood.I wasn’t about to get in the habit of blood being the main staple of my diet.
– Once Burned (deutsch: Dunkle Flammen der Leidenschaft) by Jeaniene Frost, page 166, Juli 2012

Deutsch:
Once Burned ist der erste Band der Spin-Off-Serie von The Night Huntress. Normalerweise bin ich kein großer Fan von Spin-Offs, aber Vlad hatte mich schon in der Night Huntress-Reihe fasziniert. Also war es nur logisch, dass ich Once Burned lesen würde.
Vlad – macht nicht den Fehler, ihn Dracula zu nennen – ist ein Vampir,  einfach nur cool und kann Feuer kontrollieren. Leila, die Protagonistin, aus deren Sicht das Buch geschrieben ist, ist mir einfach nur sympathisch und ich bin finde ihre Fähigkeiten cool (abgesehen davon, dass sie keine Menschen berühren darf).
Ich drücke mich davor ein ganz bestimmtes Buch zu lesen White Hot Kiss und deswegen habe ich Once Burned nochmal gelesen.

Englisch:
Once Burned is the first installment of the Night Prince-series, which is a spin-off of The Night Huntress-series. Normally I’m not a big fan of spin-offs (books), but since it’s Vlad we’re talking about, I had to read the book.
Vlad – don’t call him Dracula – is a vampir, really cool and he can control fire. Leila, the protagonist, is really symphatic and her abilities are awesome (except for the don’t-touch-people-part).
I’m doing a reread of Once Burned because I kind of don’t want to read another book White Hot Kiss.
[Edit: FYI It’s Leila who has to drink the blood, it is the only thing that’s keeping her alive, she’s human]

Top 3 – my glorious playlist #8

Auf ein Neues:

Frozen – Let It Go (Multilanguage!)


Ich habe dieses Wochenende nochmal Die Eiskönigin / Frozen geguckt und seitdem wieder dieses Lied als Ohrwurm. Aber ich wollte nicht die normale Version hier zeigen, also hab ich die Multilanguage-Version gewählt. Ich finde die cool und weiß nicht wirklich, welche Sprache mein Liebling ist. Habt ihr eine Lieblingsversion?

Erin McCarley – Re-Arrange It


Ich habe auf meinem Computer irgendwie eine andere Version, die kann ich auf YouTube aber nicht finden.

Shontelle – Impossible


Irgendwie hat Deutschland die Auffassung, dass Impossible von James Arthur ist. Shontelle hat es allerdings zuerst gesungen und ihre Version finde ich auch viel besser (vielleicht weil ich diese Version auch schon viel länger kenne). Welche Version findet ihr besser, Shontelles oder James Arthurs?

[Rezension] Fast Money von Colleen Helme

Da meine eigentliche Rezension von heute über eine sehr kurze Novelle ist (Bound By Blood), dachte ich mir, veröffentliche ich doch einfach noch eine zweite Rezension.

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Warnung: Falls ihr den ersten Band Carrots der Shelby Nichols-Reihe noch nicht gelesen habt, das aber noch vorhabt, dann lest nicht weiter. Ernsthaft: Nicht lesen! Sagt nicht, ich hätte euch nicht gewarnt.

Blurb: A trip to the mall gives Shelby the shock of her life when she finds an extra five million dollars in the bank account Uncle Joey set up for her. She thought he was out of her life for good, but with this fast money, she’s not so sure. Now she must decide if she will tell her husband the truth that she can still read people’s minds. Including his. How will he feel when he finds out she lied to him?
When the Mexican Police tell her that Uncle Joey’s been kidnapped and look to her for the ransom, she knows she’s in big trouble. As if that isn’t enough the police detective she worked with needs her help to solve a case, and she unwittingly becomes a witness to murder. In her fight to stay alive, she finds that everyone wants a piece of the money, and just how far they will go to get it, can be a matter of life and death. She just hopes it’s not hers.

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Genre: Fantasy, Chick-Lit
Serie: Shelby Nichols Adventures #2
Erscheinungsdatum: 19. November 2011
Cliffhanger: Nein
HEA/Happy End: Sie ist schon verheiratet, außerdem ist dies keine Romanze, also nein

Bewertung: 4,5 Sterne ✶ ✶ ✶ ✶ ✶

review in english: here on goodreads
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Für mehr, klicke hier 🙂

[Rezension] Bound by Blood von Cynthia Eden

Blurb: Vampires and werewolves have been blood enemies for centuries, but now a new threat is rising…demons are escaping from hell and those demons are intent on wiping out both the vamps and the werewolves.
In order to stop the demons, pureblood vampire princess Morgan LaBeaux agrees to the treaty offered by werewolf alpha Jace Vaughn. She’ll mate with him, share her blood with him…and in return, the wolves will aid the vampires in this battle.
But Morgan doesn’t realize just how dangerous the wolves can truly be. Jace has been waiting years to claim her. He’s set a trap for his princess, and now that he has her, Jace doesn’t plan to let her go. He’ll send the demons back to hell, and he’ll keep his vampiress—forever.

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Genre: Paranormal Romance
Serie: Bound #1
Erscheinungsdatum: 06. April 2011
Cliffhanger: Nein
HEA/Happy End: Ja

Bewertung: 3 Sterne ✶ ✶ ✶

review in english: here on goodreads
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Weiter geht’s!

“Waiting on” Wednesday #1

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill from Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

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This week I’m waiting for:

Archangel’s Shadow by Nalini Singh

Publication date: Oktober 28, 2014

Blurb: In the wake of a brutal war, the archangel Raphael and his hunter consort, Elena, are dealing with the treacherously shifting tides of archangelic politics and the people of a battered but not broken city. The last thing their city needs is more death, especially a death that bears the eerie signature of an insane enemy archangel who cannot—should not—be walking the streets.
This hunt must be undertaken with stealth and without alerting their people. It must be handled by those who can become shadows themselves…
Ash is a gifted tracker and a woman cursed with the ability to sense the secrets of anyone she touches. But there’s one man she knows all too well without a single instant of skin contact: Janvier, the dangerously sexy Cajun vampire who has fascinated and infuriated her for years. Now, as they track down a merciless killer, their cat-and-mouse game of flirtation and provocation has turned into a profound one of the heart. And this time, it is Ash’s secret, dark and terrible, that threatens to destroy them both.

I’ve been dying to read the story of Ash and Janvier since Angel’s Pawn, which was really unsatisfying -> no happy end between Ash and Janvier :(.

So I’m eager to finally read the full story.

It is already the 28th? No?…. why?

What book are you awaiting this wednesday?

– Emalie

PS. Feel free to correct any mistakes I made 🙂