Archive for November, 2011

Don’t be hard on yourself ………



Why oh why are we so hard on ourselves ……… stop …. take some time out to thank yourself for how well you are doing ……….                             …

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Swedish ginger biscuits recipe ………….. yum



Lots of friends have asked me for some lovely Swedish biscuit recipe so over the next few weeks I shall hand you down a few of my favourite ….. lets start with the famous ginger biscuit recipe …….. cook them…

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First day of advent hurrah !!!!!



Today its officially christmas, the first day of advent has finally arrived at swedish interior design…. hasn’t made any difference to me of course …. I have been celebrating christmas for weeks now …..  in Sweden its time to get…

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Gratitude for friends ………



  Sometimes before I go to sleep I place all my friends inside my heart and send them love …. it is at times like this I feel so rich, so loved, so blessed ……………… so heres a thank you ………. …

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Trusting …………



                             Trusting that you are exactly where you are meant to be right now ……………..                        …

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Very, very, vintage …….with the beautiful Elif Kose …..



Although my wardrobe is full of the wonderful designs of Ewa I Walla I am still partial to the odd vintage piece……. yesterday I was privileged to get a glimpse of some of the wonderful pieces that are about to…

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Make the world a better place….. one step at the time ……..



There are so many ways to make the world a better place….  a smile….  a hug …. telling someone you love them … breaking into dance …. singing ….. wearing flowers in your hair ….My husband always tells me off…

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Swedish rye bread …… perfect for christmas …..



The Swedish Rye Bread recipe as promised made in the swedish interior design kitchen  …. so so delicious you will make it time and time again ….. Ingredients – 50g butter – just under one pint of milk – 50g…

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milk moustaches and blueberry fingers



Thats me when I get to Sweden…one of the first things I do when I arrive is to down a whole pint of milk with endless chunks of sweet bread and if I am lucky and it is the season,…

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Catch your happiness …..



 Catch your happiness….. by catching your thoughts …… before they catch you ….. what you think isn’t always true …..                                         …

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