Giving thanks

Thanksgiving is getting close, and while we don’t celebrate it in Denmark, there is more than a few things I like about it. I like eating pie, and gathering family. And the food. Yum. But mostly I like the idea of reflecting on the things you are grateful for. I think it’s easy to always [...]

Meatfree curry

I’ve been trying to incorporate more meatless dishes for dinner, and this has become a fast favorite both for me and the kids. It’s vegetarian, but if you substitute the butter it’ll be vegan too. Serve 2 Ingredients: - Butter, 1 tbsp - Coconut milk, half a can of - Water, 2 dl(1 cup) - [...]

Rainy day activities

Here in Denmark, November can be very wet. In fact we have at least some rain most days. So, couple with the early darkness and it’s hard to just send the kids outside to play. So here’s some of our favorite indoor activities that doesn’t involve screens. Create Christmas cards. With December just around the [...]

The damn sugar

Another week have gone and I think it’s gone okay, even though it’s been far from perfect. The sugar cravings have been bad and I have fallen in the “sugar pot” a few times, but instead of going “Oh well, I already fucked up” as I normally would, I instead went back to the healthy [...]

October roundup

October have officially ended and what a month it’s been. As I mentioned in the SEPTEMBER ROUNDUP I had a lot going on in October. Three family birthdays, starting with my daughter turning 13, then the day after my sister turned 45, and the day after that, my other sister turned 40. I also started [...]