A Finnish Christmas

Hope you had a wonderful Christmas where ever in the world you celebrated. If you are interested in a Finnish Christmas you can read about our first in Helsinki over on Cup of Tea and a Bex. Bex is a talented writer and a dear friend I have been lucky enough to make on this … More A Finnish Christmas

Weekend Pancakes

First things first; coffee. With the sun not rising until about 9.30 in Helsinki it can be a slow start to the day. The thing about kids is they are always rearing to go. From 6am my little baker wearing mum’s oversized apron and waiting patiently for pancakes. Surviving winter with my new Bodum French … More Weekend Pancakes

Finnish Gingerbread

Last week we made our first batch of gingerbread biscuits or ‘Piparkakut’ to help set the mood for Christmas. Ginger biscuits are a Finnish Christmas tradition I hope to always keep with the kids. They are so simple to make and fun to decorate, even when the icing is not perfect. I have always enjoyed … More Finnish Gingerbread