Category Archives: Drink

Warm drink: Cappuccino

 To there´s nothing more Italian than the cappuccino, even if it wasn’t on the menu till the 1930´s. And in Italy you can have your cappuccino more than one way. For the caffein addicted, and those in need of a … Continue reading

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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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Tea: The afternoon tea tradition…

Afternoon tea, the delightful tradition that is as english as the queen mother. It seems to have been around forever, yet we owe this cozy ritual to Anna Maria, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, for introducing us to Afternoon tea. … Continue reading

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Thick hot chocolate, an ode to fall…

Fall is playing dress up with the landscape on my island and I’m in love with this seasons colours of wilted yellow, crisp brown and soft warm peach. The afternoon sun dances in mon petite studio each day so of … Continue reading

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Recipe: Basic lemonade and a dip in the pool

Lemons sing summer at the top of their lungs! Their warm yellow coat of citrus, their fresh perfume that infuses everything it comes in contact with and its juicy and sour flesh that is perfect for any summer drink, lemons … Continue reading

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Recipe: Elderflower syrup with mint and honey {updated}

I’m finally home in Norway and back in mon petite studio which you can see a little feature of on Design Sponge if you missed it. I love being home, there really is nothing better than being back in your … Continue reading

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Winter, horses and hot raspberry chocolate

  Winter actually came and went within days, and I feel like I’m becoming a weather reporter with all this weather updates;) But this is what it looked like last week when I went on my little beach wander. Want … Continue reading

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Afternoon tea: Haringe castle in Stockholm

Before we head out on an afternoon wander through the old city of Stockholm, let’s warm up with a lovely afternoon tea first. Last Sunday my parents took me for a road-trip along the coastline outside Stockholm, and when our … Continue reading

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Warm drink: Goat milk and lavender steamer

Days are misty and gray here in Norway. Daylight is scarse and I’ve been craving warm comfort drinks to get me going in the morning. Now, the pick-me-upper rosemary tea is a wonderful cure for blue days, but for an … Continue reading

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Tea of the day: Rosemary with raspberry honey

I’ve finally been able to figure out my lightroom and camera problem, so now I can start sharing some of what has been happening lately, travel, food and projects. The mist have been low on the horizon these last few … Continue reading

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