Farikal, lamb and cabbage stew

This stew is a popular meat dish from Norway, actually so popular that it was voted to be Norway's national dish back in the 70's and I would say that this hearty dish is more popular than ever, with lamb and cabbage layered and stewed with peppercorns and salt, slow cooked until tender, then served with potatoes. Beer is the best option alongside this dish and for the true Vikings there is the...

Jumina -a Norwegian fairytale

Norwegian Jumina design is artistic and unique garments for both adults and children, using natural materials and organic fair trade cotton. The designer behind the concept, Elisabeth Grønning Rognmo, is inspired by her 3 children and by old Norwegian fairy tales. Elisabeth is highly creative and environmentally aware, which is reflected in her high quality clothing line. All clothing and...

Memini Autumn Winter 2010

The autumn winter 2010 collection from Norwegian label MeMini is about to arrive in the shops. And MeMini really shows off with their high quality knitted garments in the nostalgic style we love. There are quite a few must haves here; Like the knitted vest for the boys and the knitted dress for girls as shown below. Also worth having a look at is the jeans collection from MeMini as it is so...

Norwegian Apple Cake

Today's recipe is a moist apple cake that makes the whole house smell delicious! With only 15 minutes preparation time it's fabulous and foolproof –simply perfect for this time of the year and especially on a rainy day! Ingredients: 3 large Bramley apples 125 g butter 125 g caster sugar 125 g flour (strong white) 2 eggs 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp cinnamon 50 g ground almonds 3 tbs brown sugar 1...

Ugly Norwegians

Norwegian brand Ugly Children’s Clothing (founded in 2006) make the coolest cotton mix knit baby bodies, hats, dresses and leggings for babies and kids. Read more about the Norwegian Marius pattern here Talking about Ugly, I'm even more excited about their coming SS11 collection and have to give you a sneak peak of what to look forward to for the coming Spring season: It's the ultimate in urban...