• bella

    See I am the Queen at my home, and my parents know it. So there is no surprise that I am a picky eater, it only the best for me. I have a special bowl that I eat out of, and if it isn’t in my very special bowl, then it must not be good… Read more »

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  • Fresh Apple Cake with Vanilla Sauce

    It is apple season here in Sweden and with changing of the leafs, there isn’t nothing more that signifies the fall season to me, than those two things. Growing up on the coast of South Carolina there wasn’t much chance of seeing the changing of the leafs but we did have apples on my Grandparents’ farm…. Read more »

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  • Sagålamm Photo

    The other day M, Ms. Bella and I where out exploring and found a great little cafe in Målhammer which is outside of Västerås, called Gula Stallet.

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  • Wild Blueberry Jam 4

    It is blueberry season here in Sweden and I can tell you that those little berries are wonderful. They are sweet and juicy, so I have making everything that I can think of with blueberries. We have had pie, cake, cheesecake with blueberries, and next I think we will try a blueberry cobbler, but I could not… Read more »

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rose hip photo

Rose Hips or Nypon in Swedish

The other day M and I went for a long walk around our neighborhood and I kept coming up on rose plants that now have this nice looking fruit.

No Bake Cheesecake with Blueberry Sauce

No-Bake Cheesecake with Blueberry Sauce

So summer has finally come here in Sweden and it has been almost too warm. So what is one thing you don’t want to do when it is hot outside and you have no A/C? Bake! even though I just can’t help myself sometimes. It might be hot outside, but you still want something sweet… Read more »

Farmers' Market Photo 4

Another busy farmers market in Västerås

About a week ago M and I headed to the Västerås Farmers’ Market and it was busy. We both looked at each other and said what in the world, where did all the people come from? It was wonderful seeing all the people enjoying the vendors, and there were a lot more vendors on hand… Read more »

Apple Photo

Apple Season is here in Sweden

The other day M and I went on a hunt for some apples, and a local supplier that knows all things apple here in Västerås.  Christina, has many apple trees and the knowledge of happy apples and trees.