Christmas bakes

Christmas is right around the corner, am I the only one who feels just remotely stressed about all that needs to be done before Christmas actually arrives?  There is presents to buy, cakes to bake, dinners to attend, and thats on top of work. A part of me just want to wake up in January,…

Feeling Good

When I became single back in September, I made myself a promis -I’ll spend time on myself, and not worry about men. As it turns out, I didn’t fulfil this promise,or I did partly because I have spent time on myself, and done exactly what I have needed to, or felt like. But I have…

Christmas walk

The other week I stepped out of the office at 9.30 pm, I had put in a 14 hour day and I had not been outside all day. The air was cold but it wasn’t too cold to take a walk home. The city lights were beautiful hung all around the city and I still…

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut macaroons are one of those cookies thats so childlike easy to make, but still so delicious to eat, especially with a cup of steaming hot coffee.  I believe they’re underestimated, and a tip  If they’re small, they taste better than if they’re big. Ingredients  7 ounces (200 grams ) of unsweetened coconut flakes 0.4…

Lamb with caramelized onions

This Sunday, on the first night of Hanukkah, my friends and I cooked up this delicious lamb recipe. It’s easy delicious and quite easy to make. Now, made this recipe for Hanukkah, but one could easily make it for a week night dinner, as its very easy to make, although it takes some time due…

Hello December

It’s Monday night and its december 3rd, and my favorite month of the year has officially begun, just that this year I don’t look forward towards Christmas and the holidays in general. its the first time in 6 years I will celebrate Christmas as single and as a family orientated person. I struggle to look…

Classic potato latkes

Hanukkah, or the festival of light begins tomorrow, and well its often described as Jewish version of the Christian Christmas, although Christmas for many today is not a religious holiday. its an occasion to spend time with family, friends and just eat. I’m not religious. I don’t believe in god. but this year I’m spending…

Beef Goulash

Goulash soup or if it is stew reminds me about skiing, its something that I always find on the menus of small restaurants, or huts, in the slopes in the alps. its something thats very variable and each restaurant and county has their version. I find its so delicious and filling and its something that…

Snaps from yesterday

Hello Wednesday, Today the sun is shining which has me in a much better mood even though I’m really tired but the light from the sun helps to fight that tiredness. Yesterday was a mixed day, I was feeling sad and worried. It was like my entire body was taken by anxiety. I just wanted…

late night rant

I just got home and it’s 8 pm on a Monday night, for once I sit  by my kitchen table, having dinner – a bowl of pasta and creamy salmon sauce, while writing this. its a dark and misty night outside, and its cold as hell. I’m really tired and I can’t wait until my…

The “healthy” charcuterie board

I have always adored Charcuterie boards, and not only due to the fact that they are absolutely gorgeous to look at. no because they contain so many different flavors and nibbles that its just the most perfect party snack! a couple of months ago I made a guide on how to make the perfect charcuterie…

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy thanksgiving! To tell the least this fall has been proving, and hard for me. It has come with challenges and struggles. And I found myself alone. But I have realized I’m stronger than what I thought, and what people surrounding me thought. And for that i’m thankful. Thankful for me really, that I have…