Category Archives: Beautiful places

Happy valentine´s day: A windspwet day and a warm cup of tea.

On a gray and misty day in December last year, my english gentleman swept me off to Swanage, an old victorian seaside town, on an old steam train. It was a cold and miserable day, but anything goes when in … Continue reading

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Recipe and video: Delicious scones, a cup of tea and a small english village

Some days are better than other days. Some days there is luckily time for spending hours in a tiny tea room in a small english village and sipping to warm tea, conversing about life, playing a game of domino on … Continue reading

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Video: An enchated wander through the woods

Autumn has a way of dancing with my heart to a dreamy and charming beat that no other season know how to. The cool wind plays with the hair, paints pale pink roses on the cheeks and dresses up nature … Continue reading

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Travel: Isle of Purbeck, England

Sometime a girl has got to do what a girl has got to do. It comes a time when she just need to pick up a bag and head to the airport to explore and relax in uncharted territory. And … Continue reading

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A little breeze from Tuscany…

It seems like so long ago since I at the end of June wandered these Tuscan fields in the afternoon sun. The day ways about to say thank you and see you soon as I gazed at this beautiful place … Continue reading

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Travel: Evening road trip in Tuscany

On my last trip to this (above) wonderful place in Tuscany, my italian gentleman whisked me off for a twilight road trip to our dinner place one evening. The scenery took my breath away. I daydreamed and snapped like a … Continue reading

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Travel: Baldersnes estate in Sweden

On midsummer, the lightest day of the year here north, my beloved mother surprised me with a little weekend in Sweden at a great estate near a lake. We danced in the sun around the traditional Swedish green “pole” with … Continue reading

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A little Tuscan getaway…

Sometimes all a girl needs is to be whisked away to Tuscany for the weekend to recharge overworked batteries, to wake up to the smell of strawberry jam being made in the kitchen and to dip her toes in the … Continue reading

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Travel: A piece of rustic paradise in Tuscany

Where to begin…well this recent weeklong trip to Italy was exactly what an overworked and a wee bit stressed Norwegian girl needed. To get whisked away on a spontaneous roadtrip from Milano throught Tuscany to the Amalfi coast with a … Continue reading

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My island engulfed in spring fog and something cooking in the kitchen

This time of year is magical, with heat sweeping through every now and then as the sun paint the landscape in gold and yellow, with sideways cold rain that frosts daring little green buds and mystical fog that rolls in … Continue reading

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