Nordic in London? What’s on for April!

Traditions & Holiday 1st of April - April's fools day Aprilsnar, Aprilsnarr eller Aprilskämt is the equivalent of April's fools day is popular throughout Scandinavia. The practical jokes and hoaxes are reserved for mornings only and should be revealed in the afternoon. 5th to 13th of April - Scandinavian Easter holiday The last week of the fast, between Palm Sunday and Easter day has two...

Prinsesstårta Recipe and TotallySwedish’s 10th Birthday Party!

This Swedish layer cake is very festive and tasty; sponge cake, full of custard, raspberry jam, whipped cream, covered in a bright green marzipan and decorated with a beautiful pink marzipan rose. What more perfect celebration cake for TotallySwedish's 10th Anniversary!? The Prinsesstårta is a Swedish classic and a cake with history; it first appeared in print in 1948 and became known as the...

How to prepare for a Scandinavian Christmas in London?

Decorate your home with fresh pine tree branches, pretty red berry branches, twigs and pine cones this Christmas. Fill your house with Christmas scents from baking Ginger bread men and simmering 'glögg' Scandinavian mulledwine on the stove. Lid some candles and enjoy this dark but beautiful pre-christmas, in Scandinavian fashion, together with your family. The Scandinavian Christmas Markets and...

LattjoPOP a new parent entrepreneurs hub in London

There's hubs and campuses popping up in and around London, dedicated to helping entrepreneurs to grow and realise their ambitions. Popular hang outs and work hubs so far has centered around technology and design. Now there's one dedicated for parent entrepreneurs too, and you are invited to the launch party! LattjoPOP is a new work hub, campus and meeting point, dedicated for parent...