Special day

Today is a special day. Today my boyfriend arrives after us being apart for 3 months and 29 days. He is living in Finland, studying to be an engineer, and I’m living on my little island in Denmark with my kids. We are normally good at visiting each other often, and we do talk on [...]

Christmas self care

Christmas time means family, partying, decorating and going to about a million social functions at work, school, friends and so on. On top of that we are bombarded with all these expectations about how Christmas should be, our bank account scream bloody murder and the weight is slowly creeping up. So it’s no wonder that [...]

Christmas with pets

Christmas is all about love and family, and what is more worthy of our love than our beloved cats and dogs? (Or any other cute pets you might have) So today’s post is all about how to make Christmas extra special for the pets in our lives. Gifts I’ve always made sure there’s a gift [...]

Christmas Drinks

I’ve covered the food, the sweaters and the music. But today it’s gonna be all about the adult drinks. I’m gonna start with my own creation - Spicy hot chocolate: Hot chocolate powder Spicy chai latte powder Baileys Marshmallows Candy cane Mix half chocolate powder and half spicy chai latter powder with boiling water in [...]

Danish Christmas cookies

I love cookies. And nothing screams Christmas like Danish Christmas cookies. So today I’m gonna share some of my favorite Christmas recipes with you. Lemon cookies Jew cakes Christmas cookie Vanilla wreath cookies Finnish bread Specier Coffee bread Most of these cookie recipes are from 1850-1900 when having your own oven become more normal for [...]

Christmas cookies

These cookies is a classic Danish Christmas cookie. You can buy them in every store come mid November, but nothing beats the homemade kind. Makes approximately 100 Bakers, please note: these cookies will be soft out of the oven and until completely cold. Do not bake until hard or you will have burned lethal throwing [...]