The view from my room this am

I'm currently staing at a familyplace in the countryside. You must be thinking I'm travelling a lot, which I am. But Oslo, the mountain lodge and this country retreat are all within 1 hour driving distance. So not to bad. I got some excellent news! TheScandinavianDad and the two Little Scandinavians have boarded a plane, and I'm hoping to see them in only a few hours! I still hope all travellers...

Little Scandinavian and Kidsens Christmas Event

Last Tuesday we teamed up with the Scandinavian Kids store KIDSEN in London and hosted a Christmas Party and private Christmas shopping event together. With great raffle prizes, goodie bags, exclusive discounts and lots of Nordic treats both adults and kids seemed to enjoy themselves! Thank you to all that showed up and helped us eating all those gingerbread cookies! A big thank you to the Kidsen...

Brown cookies – “Brunkager”

Brunkager is for us a new Christmas cookie, it is more of a Danish tradition and not very common in Norway. After being introduced to these sweet cookies by some friends we decided to make some ourselves. © Little Scandinavian Brunkager 2010 After a little bit of recipe research, and finding elements that we think would work, we had the following recipe. When it comes to Christmas cookie recipes...