because I'm worth it

because I’m worth it

A treat with my 10AM coffee, because I’m worth it! You know those mornings when you really need a treat? Today is one of them! I found one of my favourite...

when the kids choose

when the kids choose

The first home cooked dinner of 2017 – when the kids choose! Yesterday we had of first home cooked meal in 2017. I really love to cook and last night the ...

lucia morning

Sweet Lucia morning! We baked the traditional saffron buns on Sunday and picked one that Ella made for this morning’s Lucia tea. Swedish tradition is to h...

eating healthy

eating healthy

A tip for eating healthy! Ok so I have reached the point of no return, I need to eat more healthy because at my age, 43, you just add around your waist and it i...

tuesday treat

tuesday treat

My Tuesday treat! Working away at the computer from 8am to 10am and then it is time for coffee. I try not to eat too much sweets with my two coffees a day. But ...

tennis with breakfast

tennis with breakfast

Lovely Friday tennis with breakfast! I love my early morning tennis on Fridays! We are a great group of ladies playing together and we have so much serious fun ...

mango my way

mango my way

Mango my way is a perfect after tennis snack! On Tuesdays and Fridays I play tennis at 7AM. It is a real work out and I come home exhausted, happy and very hung...

afternoon tea

afternoon tea

A sweet treat! No matter if you live in Stockholm or just visiting. If you love design and have a sweet tooth you have to have an Afternoon tea at Svenskt Tenn....

lunch time

It’s lunch time! I usually eat a quick lunch, often one of my famous avocado sandwiches, but sometimes it is really nice to go out for lunch. A wonderful ...

snack obsession

My new snack obsession! Twice a week I have the best ever mornings. I play tennis at 07.00 with the a great coach and brilliant friends. It is social but most o...

crayfish cravings

Crayfish cravings. Yesterday we had a little crayfish party with my parents-in-law. If there is anything good with Swedish summer almost ending it is that it is...

best schnitzel ever

You will find the best schnitzel ever at one of our favourite restaurants in Vienna, Austria. My husband and I are on a short romantic trip to Vienna and of cou...

best burger ever

Best burger ever was served on Sunday evening sitting at our new outdoor dining table! my brother and his sons were here for dinner as well as my mother and we ...

a lunch favourite

This is a lunch favourite of mine! When I am working all day from home I crave this sandwich and often have it for lunch. Swedish rye-bread and fresh tomatoes t...

feels and tastes like summer

Finally it feels and tastes like summer in Stockholm! Oh I know, the cold will come back, but not for another week!! Yes, finally we have some warmer temperatur...