I’ve probably mentioned that I’m Scandinavian. I’m not a full-blooded Swede or Norwegian like most of my grandparents, but I’m two-thirds Norwegian alone, with a dash of Swedish blood thrown in there for good measure. I’m the stereotypical Minnesotan girl of a century ago, only in the year 2016 and with treasured modern conveniences like heated seats and convection ovens.Continue reading
Merry Christmas and happy Friday!
I’ve been too busy baking Scandinavian goodies to post any festive recipes (yet!), but I decided to mix things up today and throw out a few Christmas gift ideas for the foodie in your life!
All of the following products are things I either have and love or would love to have and love.Continue reading
Did I scare you? :)
It’s been a long year of doctor visits, fatigue, and unanswered health concerns, but I’m feeling a million times better after God healed me in an amazing way a few weeks ago!
After spending a week at Mayo Clinic, seeing various local and far-away specialists, quitting the full-time job that I was no longer able to handle, and trying every conceivable remedy to cure my overwhelming exhaustion, I quite simply felt like my body was slowly wasting away.Continue reading
Am I getting annoying by posting a new cupcake recipe for every flavor Oreo has ever released?
Can you tell cookies and cream is my flavor of choice? :)
I just cannot resist. New Oreo flavors are my kryptonite. And not-so-shockingly, I tend to like them all!Continue reading
A more appropriate title for this 15-minute meal would be “Chili Made Almost Entirely of Leftovers.”
It was a dark and stormy night. The air was chilly, my stomach was growling loudly, and the refrigerator was in immediate need of a cleaning thanks to one too many containers of leftovers.Continue reading