Happy New Year! I hope you’ve all had a wonderful Christmas and are ready for a 2018 filled with Nordic inspired adventures. This year is a big one for me. In March I turn the big 4-0! I’ll be honest with you, I’m not feeling good about it right now. As I sit here, just … Read More about Looking forward to 2018 and the year ahead
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After being ill in bed for the best part of a week it seems to me that every tv show, magazine and blog is completely obsessed with telling us how to achieve the perfect Christmas. So with the big day fast approaching and a huge to do list ahead of me, instead of creating … Read More about My favourite festive posts
You can imagine how excited I was when I learnt that a Nordic inspired pop-up was launching at Liverpool’s fab Baltic Market just in time for Christmas. I’ve written about my love for the Baltic Market before, and what a great place it is to eat, meet and socialise, whether you’re a local, or visitor, … Read More about Nordic Street Food comes to Liverpool – My chat with SKAUS
As with all things Nordic, even Christmas is celebrated tastefully in Scandinavia. It seems everyone manages to stay calm until December actually arrives. The panic buying, party planning and tree decorating (real ones of course) only gets underway the first Sunday of advent.
As I write the central heating is on full blast, the rain is battering the windows and to top it off it’s only 3pm and already going dark. Welcome to a typical winter in the north of England. It’s all a bit different to last week at this time, we were in Lisbon, celebrating my … Read More about A weekend in Lisbon