Swedish fika in London

There is nothing better than a good fika (= coffee with cinnamon buns) for a Swede on a weekend. I had been recommended Blåbär by a friend and so finally went to check it out. It markets itself as a Nordic lifestyle place and it really does feel like home! You can have breakfast, brunch…

Colour in four countries

I found these four photos and they reminded me that I’m clearly drawn to colour when I travel. I find lots of colour rather inspiring and its definetley something I look out for when I’m out and about.

Christmas bauble shopping in London

I would give up my birthday to have Christmas twice a year. I’m one of those people who have all Christmas present done in October, start decorating the house with red kitchen curtains in November, host a combined Swedish gluhwein & wrapping party in early December and then just enjoy Christmas in peace. Since all big…