french ginger thins

  I love eating ginger thins or gingerbread or ginger snaps, but can’t we please  agree on ONE name for these delicious and so very warming Christmas cookie? However I don’t like baking them, its an ungodly long job, and every body wants to be apart of it for the first five minutes before I’m…

snack hack #3 Banana Pancakes

  These banana pancakes are delicious and makes both the prefect breakfast and the perfect snack, they are sweet and very scrumptious.   Ingredients 1 ripe banana 2 eggs   Method Mash ripe banana well, add in whisk eggs. Warm a nonstick pan, spray with oil, or melt coconut fat. Cook pancake for about a…

Creamy Chicken Pasta

This is a easy and quick recipe, perfect for a midweek dinner, when inspiration is lacking and one need to make something quick for a rumbling stomach. Ingredients  Pasta for 4 people 0.6 pounds / 300 g cooked and diced chicken 2 handful of spinach, fresh or frozen 1 shallot 0.6 cup/ 1.5 dl cream…

hip rose brew

Here, where I live its freezing and its clear that the winter is here to stay, and being an active person who adores being out in the nature i need different ways to reheat my body, because there is just so much coffee my body can take. This brew is made from rose hip flour,…

Snowballs – white chocolate truffles

  this is a  super quick, super cute and easy chocolate truffle, which one can easily gift an acquaintance if one is out last minute. It takes approximately half an hour. Then I love the fact that they are named snowballs perfect for Christmas!   Ingredients  For approximately 15 snowballs: 200g / 7oz white chocolate…

Christmas gift ideas for the kitchen

I love making my Christmas shopping online, as much as i love in store shopping, there is nothing worse than to be in a crowded store at Christmas time, with big coats carrying big and Heath shopping bags. These are some ideas i think everybody should have in a functioning kitchen.        …

Chocolate biscotti with hint of orange

This is one of my absolute favorite Christmas recipes, both chocolate and orange are two flavors i associate strongly with Christmas. Last year i invented this recipe and it became a huge success among my friends and family. and now that Christmas is right around the corner my friends demanded these biscotti. Ingridients  4 tbsp….

Charlie Rants # 1 who am I? Who should I be ?

Today it struck me, how little saying I have had over my own life – so far. And how much people in my surroundings has had, not specifically my parents (although they have had a lot) but strangers, acquaintances, neighbors, friends of friends, family friends, teachers, professors and social media.   If I were to…

snack hack #2 hummus

I was one of those people that went out and bought hummus in the local delicatessen store, that was until my dear friend Dani gave me a scolding on how I stupid I was. she taught me how to make it myself and now i make a batch once a week, and eat a bit…

Winter nights

The sky is dark and the air is cold and it pierces into my body as I walk home at night. The grass in the park on the end of my street has grown white from the evening frost. The nights grow longer and longer and darker and darker, but who am I to complain…

vanilla sugar cookies

Vanilla sugar cookies is a recipe that all ages will enjoy, when i was babysitting a few years back, this was one of my go to recipe whenever the kids i babysat wanted to bake. its easy and the kids can make a major part of the actual baking. the cookies are delicious and not too…

My ultimate Chocolate cake with a hint of orange

Who doesn’t enjoy a piece of chocolate cake and a cup of tea during the winter season? or maybe just not during the winter season, but i for one, tend to eat a lot more chocolate cake during the winter than during the summer. This is my recipe for the very best wintery chocolate cake,…