Is this the best Christmas biscuit recipe ever?

If Christmas were a biscuit, it would most certainly be Pepparkakor, a Swedish biscuit. It’s fragrant, spicy, warming, sweet and you can’t stop eating them! It’s the essence of Christmas in one bite. Ever since I met my Norwegian sister-in-law, K., I have learnt so much about Nordic dishes, traditions and baking. She is anContinue reading “Is this the best Christmas biscuit recipe ever?”

Pumpkin isn’t just for Halloween – Pumpkin and Coconut Soup Recipe

Have you ever grown anything from seed? If you have, you will remember the excitement, anticipation and hope of planting a seed, especially a pumpkin or squash seed! You watch the seeds germinate and grow into these tiny and lanky plants. They will slowly turn into big, colourful globes over the summer. Sadly, we didn’tContinue reading “Pumpkin isn’t just for Halloween – Pumpkin and Coconut Soup Recipe”

How art saved my sanity during the Covid19 pandemic

How it all came about Over the second Covid19 pandemic lockdown, around October/November 2020, I started noticing some paintings that my yoga friend C. was often posting on FB. I was in awe of how beautiful they were! I had these crazy thoughts in my head… ‘could I possibly do that, too? could I getContinue reading “How art saved my sanity during the Covid19 pandemic”

How to survive a pandemic by making banana bread.

How many banana breads have you made over the last 12 months of the Covid-19 pandemic? There were pictures of banana bread popping up on social media all day every day at the beginning of the pandemic. There are nearly 2 million hashtags on Instagram for #bananabread. Google ‘banana bread recipe’ and you get 239,000,000Continue reading “How to survive a pandemic by making banana bread.”