New Years ice cream cake
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This New Year we are in charge of dessert and I want to make a beautiful ice cream layer cake. The layers will be a beer ice cream made on my fathers Christmas beer. I used the recipe from the … Read More

My Great Grandmother’s Caramel Cake
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This is a recipe for a caramel cake which has been passed down from my Great Grandmother to my Grandmother to my mother to me. The salty butter caramel for the butter cream is one I learnt to make from … Read More

How we celebrate a Danish/British Christmas
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Around the beginning of December I wrote a bit about how Danes in general celebrate Christmas. Today I want to share how we celebrate a Danish/British Christmas in our family. Every second year we have been celebrating Christmas in the … Read More

Making Danish Christmas Goodies
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I wanted to make some Danish Christmas specialities with a little twist. So here is something for those who love liquorice and for those who don’t. Most Danes do ­čÖé You begin with raw softened nougat Into which you stir … Read More

How Danes celebrate Christmas
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I’m Danish and I love Christmas, so naturally I am an authority on the subject of Danish Christmas ­čśë Today I just wanted to tell you a little about how Danes celebrate Christmas. I have touched upon the subject and … Read More

The snowflake coincidence
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Do you believe in coincidences? I don’t really believe in anything very spiritual or in horoscopes. But I am very interested in the concept of coincidences. As an example our car has been playing up for a while, so last … Read More

Table decoration
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For me Christmas just isn’t the same with out candles. The light from candles is ultimately cozy or in Danish ‘hyggelig’. As a girl I remember helping my Grandmother making table decorations with candles in them using evergreens, fruits, nuts, … Read More

Gifts for the Advent Calendar
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This week the gift post is a bit different. I want to get ready for the 1st December where I am putting up my Advent Calendar. These days John and I buy a LEGO set and divide it into 24 … Read More