Welcome 2017

Happy New Year everyone! Can you believe it, it’s 2017! I hope everyone had a wonderful few days spending time with their loved ones. We…

Boxing Day Sleigh Ride

On Boxing Day morning we wrapped up in our coats and drove to the very top of Kuopio. Following the Boxing Day traditions of the…

Merry Christmas Everyone

It’s Christmas Eve morning and we are dancing around the kitchen to festive songs, mulling wine and preparing a big lunch for tomorrow when my…

Finnish Gingerbread Cookies

I made and decorated some Finnish gingerbread cookies for my friends to be given with their Christmas cards and I think they turned out pretty…

Christmas Vacation in Finland

Hi, everyone – it’s Christmas vacation time! I’ve been waiting for this and I am currently on an aeroplane on my way to snowy Finland!…

Fairy Lights & Swedish Meatballs at Lisa’s

Hi everyone! Now that the party season is on we also got together with friends to celebrate Christmas before heading home for the holidays. Usually, we…

Christmas Playlist

It’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas! We can finally lift our spirits with some holiday tunes and here is our annual Christmas Playlist.…

Festive morning at the Daylesford Farm

We have been shopping at Daylesford on Westbourne Grove for years and it was a time we went to see the actual Daylesford organic farm in…

’tis the season for Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Peppermint Hot Chocolate is one of our favourite treats during the holidays and perhaps one of the best things about winter. Made with real semi-sweet…

Christmas Gift Guide 2016

Ho ho ho! I loved playing Santa’s little helper this year and created these gift guides all in theme of the giftee! I hope one…

Spiced Hot Apple Cider

No Autumn would be complete without this warm, spiced classic. Pull on your woolly jumper, pop some music on and start the stove. This easy…