Periscope

My Tampere trip - part five My boyfriend lives and studies in Finland and I live and study in Denmark. Last we saw each other was Christmas, and when Corona came, all our plans had to be put on hold. My trip to Tampere was our first time together in 7½ month. Saturday night we [...]

Tampere Market hall

My Tampere trip - part three My boyfriend lives and studies in Finland and I live and study in Denmark. Last we saw each other was Christmas, and when Corona came, all our plans had to be put on hold. My trip to Tampere was our first time together in 7½ month. Hidden in the [...]

February roundup

February was generally a good month. I FINALLY SOLD MY HOUSE. I can’t tell you how happy I am about that. It’s been this thorn in my side since the divorce, and even though we had to sell it totally under price, I don’t care. It’s gone. February was also the month of my Dad’s [...]

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 [...]

Christmas food

Christmas is all about good, comfy, feel good food. For me December is all about the warm feel of stews, cabbage salads and potatoes... who doesn’t love potatoes? In Denmark we have a lot of traditional Christmas foods eaten all through December. A lot of our food revolves around meat, especially pork (we’re pig country) [...]

Lemon cookies

Please note that these cookies are soft when hot and will only harden once cold. Makes approximately 50 Ingredients: 125 grams of flour 125 grams of sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest 125 grams soft butter 1 egg yolk 1 tablespoon lemon juice Instructions: Mix flour, sugar and lemon zest in a bowl. Add [...]