What does a perfect day look like? My baby girl and I celebrating the perfect catch! Magic moments sometimes come unexpected and in various forms. This weekend, my daughter, my mom and I were so lucky to experience some real Christmas magic! A local farmer brought us along on his tractor up in the snow-covered… Continue reading Magic moments in the Norwegian woods!
Dear followers! So many things have happened over the past year, I don`t even know where to start. Covid19 changed our lives in a dramatic way and we had to adapt to the situation in the best way we could. Travel suddely became a distant memory, a forbidden fruit. Luckily, this is about to change… Continue reading BIG NEWS (and getting personal)!
Last Friday, my family and friends in Norway celebrated the yearly event of midsummer, or as we call it "St. Hans". It's a celebration of the shortest night of the year and a great highlight for us when it comes to scandinavian celebrations. Since I did not have the opportunity to go home for the… Continue reading A midsummers dream!
This month I went to Norway to celebrate our national holiday, May 17 (a celebration of our Constitution). I wanted my daughter to experience this day with our family in Norway; her first of many national holidays. So, many people ask me what we do to celebrate this special day? Let me walk you through… Continue reading My TOP 6 activities on Norway`s “17. Mai”!
As a norwegian girl, my favorite cake in the world is of course our national cake - the so-called "best cake in the world" ("verdens beste"). Another name is Kvæfjordkake. Even though it has a strange name; when tasting it, you will know why! It really IS the best cake in the world!:-) Whenever I… Continue reading “The world`s best cake” – the Norwegian national cake!
Would you like to take a journey with me to my personal winter wonderland? Come with me to Oslo, Norway, and read about one of my favorite cities. The city is a fascinating place, also in the winter time, and it has its own magic when covered in snow. Norway's capital has almost 650.000 inhabitants… Continue reading OSLO – the capital of winter wonderland!
It`s natural for me to start the blog with telling you about my favorite place in the world (everyone has their own); my home country Norway. I come from a small island up in the north - but even though it`s small, it is big on impressions, with amazing nature. Norway is a small country… Continue reading My favorite place – my island in the north!