This holiday is actually called “Newlyweds”. In the Orthodox church, this holiday is dedicated to 40 soldiers from Sevastia who gave their lives for Christ. Mladencici (Newlywed sweet buns) are sort of ritual bread which is making each March 22nd. According to the old Balkan tradition Mladenci is a holiday celebrated by newly wed couples on […]

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On 28 March 2018, the Association The Writers League Timișoara Banat Branch, through Ana Caia-member, which had been trained at the qualification training in Sofia, and Ana Zlibut- first vice president, organized a bread-therapy workshop at Special Theoretical High School Iris, school for pupils with vision deficiencies. At the workshop participated pupils with the age […]

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On Wednesday, January 24th 2018 in Gerontological Center in Backa Palanka (Serbia) was held international workshop „Small men’s kitchen“. The workshop was lead by Biljana Pejovic (Serbia) and Dara Mayer (Croatia). Biljana and Dara presented to the participants methods of baking as a social event, which they learnt on qualification training in Sofia (Bulgaria). It […]

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During the last week Ljiljana Cumura organized a bread-therapy workshop with the kids from Pre-school „Vlada Obradovic Kameni“ in the village Simanovci, municipality Pecinci in Serbia. It was a opportunity to present bread therapy techniques learnt on the qualification training in Sofia but also kids learnt a lot about bakery, types of bread and dough, […]

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EVERY BAKERY HAS ITSOWN SMELL After a long time again I found a bakery where I felt the good old smell of bread from my childhood. That smell was lost with expanding of modern bakery with a wide variety of products which attract with look, but do not have connection with our country and our […]

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Ingredients: 500 g pie crusts 500 g ground nuts 350 g sugar 1.5 dl oil 4 dl mineral water 300 g honey (separate two spoonfuls for coating) Preparation: Put the honey into a pan and warm to be fluid. As it cools, if necessary, turn it a little warm. All pie crusts sprayed with slightly […]

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In Romania, bread is almost entirely produced in big baking companies. Many of these baking houses have been taken over by foreign enterprises. There are home-grown bakeries producing bread based on traditional methods, but the machines and baking ovens are imported. Harvesting wheat and spelt has become a monopoly of the big enterprises so that […]

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During the Bread baking week members of Gerontological Center Backa Palanka made a public event in the village Gajdobra, municipality of Backa Palanka. The women prepared more than 200 pancakes for children and guests on the street. It was nice sunny day and everybody enjoyed in sweet baked goods and bread-products.   […]

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With the support of association „Moj Neštin“ (My Nestin) it was organised a public event „Baking together“.  The event was held in the jard of ethno house „Sremska kuca“ („The house of Srem“ also known as „House of Savic family“) in the village Nestin (Neštin), municipality Backa Palanka, near Danube. The hosts were Zoran Ramljak, […]

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The Club Soroptimist International Ruse made a Christmas bread-making event on the 21st of December 2017 in Ruse. Assisted by students from RU’s club “Young social worker” the SI sisters made together with the kids from the Centres for children at risk the traditional Christmas kolachetaq and cinnamon cookies and discussed with them the meaning […]

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The teacher Martin Kalamkovic and his pupils prepared together Proja for friends. They send us the recipe and let us know by a presentation how to do it: RECIPE: •    200grams cornflour and 100g flour •    half bags of baking powder •    1dl of sunflower oil (in Serbia we use sunflower oil, although can be […]

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On 22nd October 2017, during their journey through Moldova, the Danube-Networkers from Ulm visited the Geriatric Hospital with palliative unit which is the only one of its kind in Moldova. Mrs. Elena Stempovscaia, founder of this hospital unit, and young doctors accompanied the group through the rooms which once were the first Jewish hospital in […]

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On 25th September 2017, a group of 22 Danube-Networkers visited the La Salle-High School in Pildesti, Eas t Romania. The High school is since four years active member in the Network and engaged in several projects, also quite now. The Director of the school, Prof. Cristina Istoc und Brother  Vicentiu,   presented the schools’ work, then […]

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Children and teachers from pre-school „Mladost“ from Backa Palanka (Serbia) organized a workshop of making bread. Children self-baked dough and enjoyed the new creations. The exhibiton of beautiful children’s breads was organized for moms, dads, grandparents and other guests, collaborators, spectators. […]

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Mrs. Ulrike Bahmer, from the district administration of the Alb-Donau-Kreis region, invited us to a baking event in Machtolsheim, a town about 30 km from Ulm, in the “Schwäbische Alb”. Ten women and two men were her guests there on the twenty-second of October, 2016. The bake-house was built in 1960 and the facility is […]

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  On 8th of June 2016 we held our Baking Day at the open fire oven in Halmaj. The local mayor willingly supported our event to share the place with the roma community. During the afternoon we made together the dough for the bread and the scone for the typical Roma bread called „vakaró”. Then […]

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On May 4th Peter and Max invited me to join them to bake bread and to taste their bread.  I met them at the community centre in Ulm-Jungingen.    Peter and Max in front of the bakehouse How did the bake house come to Ulm-Jungingen? In former times it belonged to the Ulm bread museum […]

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On Saturday 16th September 2017 in Backa Palanka was held the fifth international event “Danube embroidery” organized by the Association of Women “Golden Hands”. The event brought together more than fifty participants from the Danube region. During the event women from the association “Majčino krilo” was organized baking of donuts. They baked 250 donuts that […]

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In the context of the international seminar “Creating Bridges for Europe” at Haus auf der Alb in Bad Urach, Germany, an international group of the Danube-Networkers visited the company BeckaBeck in Römerstein on the Swabian Jura on 26th July. The 20 participants from Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia and Germany are all actively involved in […]

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In village Ratina, between Kraljevo and Krusevac, 7 km on south from Kraljevo, every first week in September is manifestation Projada. This year it was 10 years of this event. It implies nice stands with different sorts of corn bread available for degustation and for competition. Manifestation is in big school yard with visitors from […]

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