Fasching Party

Invitations Vorspeisen (Hors d’ouevres) Personal Menu Suppenkurs (Soup course) Hauptkurs (Main course) Nachtisch (Dessert) Parting Gift Previously, I shared my seasonal decor for Fasching. Since the place was so festive, we also had a Fasching Party! Why a Fasching Party? On my earlier blog post, I shared that I lived in Vienna for several years… Continue reading Fasching Party


Known as Carnival around the world, “Fasching” is German for the winter celebration. It is the time before the Christian season of Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday and is a period of preparation for Easter Sunday. Until about 100 years ago, Fasching started on January 6th (Epiphany). These days, the official start of Fasching… Continue reading Fasching