Category Archives: England

Food: Daylesford organic farm shop

 Many of you have asked me about my little getaway to the Cotswolds this last week, so I´ll make a wee list for you coming up, but first let me tell you about a treat of a place…  On our … Continue reading

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Travel: Blenheim palace, a stroll back in time…

These last weeks have gone by in a whirlwind of a speed. Iceland (here and here) feels like a dream and I still have loads of photographs to go through. I did a story for a Norwegian food magazine right … 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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Recipe: Mince pie and a little video

In the cold months of winter, nestling up inside with a treat become a habit. At breakfast I think about lunch, and while wandering the streets of a cozy english countryside village I dream of finding the perfect little cafe … Continue reading

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Christmas tree hunting in England…

I remember when I was a little girl heading off into the woods behind our house to chop down a christmas tree with my father. I was over the top excited and though my dad was the toughest man in … 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: Corfe castle, England

There´s a place that moved my heart as soon as I laid eyes on it. This tiny stone cottage filled village, with an old castle in the middle simply had me at hello. When my British gentleman pulled over his … 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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Inspired by: Beatrix Potter’s home

It was a beautiful day with both sun and rain as my beloved mother and I visited the home of Beatrix Potter with lovely Ann and her wonderful husband CJ. (Head on over here for posts by Ann from the … Continue reading

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