American bedroom set circa 1967 from Lane in dark walnut looks oh so Scandinavian today. I wonder how many of these ended up in a landfill? Thankfully salvaged from my mom, who was sick […]
Norwegian Interior Bloggers are having a competition this month that I would just love to win. The top prize is a gift certificate for one of the funkiest gift shops […]
Norwegian sweet rolls or boller are about half as sweet as the American counterpart and about twice as moist as a German roll. I would say the taste of Norwegian […]
This beautiful picture on Remodelista set off a chain of events We have been lucky enough to inherit some things from hubbies great-aunt and her family. You see auntie was […]
In Norway, Trettendedagjul or today the 13th day of Christmas doesn’t have the same significance that it had when it marked the celebration of the baptism of Jesus. Nor is […]
Any self-respecting housewife in Norway, past a certain age, has baked seven different cookies for Christmas. I only managed the one but can excuse myself because of traveling. Great Grandma Minnie’s […]
After a fun shopping trip to stavanger we stopped at Déjà Vu for dinner. This is my second visit to Déjà Vu and honestly this place makes me want to move to Stavanger!
Well, I wanted something spicy that popped like the Mango Salmon salad I had last time. The daily special was creamed pasta with chicken. Snore! That sounded boring but my clever friend has deep faith in the daily special and as usual, she was right!
Summer is all about salads in our house. Things that can be made ahead and picked out of the refrigerator when the day cools down and the appetite awaken