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My favorite pesto recipe!

My favorite pesto recipe!

This takes no time – well almost no time! 15 min. tops and you have the most delicious, mouthwatering pesto – all natural and full of flavor! I know you can buy pesto in the shops AND they cost next to nothing. But have you […]

Herbs vs. spices and a list of my favorites and their uses

Herbs vs. spices and a list of my favorites and their uses

This post contains affiliate links. What is a herb? All herbs are plants, but not all plants are herbs! An herb is defined as a plant, that can be useful, either as an ingriedient, tastegiver or medicinal with a therapeutic effect. Herbs are special kinds of plants […]

Rhubarb porridge – a great fruit snack for your baby

Rhubarb porridge – a great fruit snack for your baby

I am always on the lookout for easy and tasty recipes and  it’s even better if my baby likes it as well. Dianna has just turned 15 months and is getting more particular about what foods she wants to eat. I won’t say she’s a picky-eater […]

How to survive travelling with your 1-year old!

How to survive travelling with your 1-year old!

(This post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my affiliate policy) So Dianna and I recently travelled to Manchester to visit my dear sister Nettie. This was Diannas second planeride, so I wasn’t really nervous about having her along. But last time we travelled […]

Growing and eating your own blueberries

Growing and eating your own blueberries

Are you looking for a plant for your garden that is both beautiful and still useful? Look no further… I introduce to you – the blueberry bush! A plant for all seasons. Maybe you’ve run into them, when walking in the forest. These are “wild […]

Curb your craving with my Wonderful low carb Blueberry Muffins

Curb your craving with my Wonderful low carb Blueberry Muffins

I am so terribly tempted at times by cake! When I was pregnant, the only thing that could curb my pregnancy-craving was “rom-balls”. It’s a danish cake, essentially made out of day-old cake, rom essence, chocolate (no real rom, don’t worry!!) and lots and lots […]

Dear “Mother-in-waiting” – you are not alone!

Dear “Mother-in-waiting” – you are not alone!

Honestly I used to really HATE mothers day! And I have a wonderful, meaningful relationship with my mother. But for all those years where we were fighting to become a family, this day just symbolized all the heartache and loss we were going through. I […]

9 thoughtful ideas for your Mother on Mothers day

9 thoughtful ideas for your Mother on Mothers day

I love Mothers day! And even more now that I finally am a mother! (Read more about my journey to become a mother and our struggle with infertility here) Mothers work tirelessly and let’s be honest, often without thanks as well, so celebrating Mother’s day […]

Homemade Coffee sugar scrub

Homemade Coffee sugar scrub

Skin like a baby’s bottom! – who doesn’t want that?!? This is my best beauty secret – and it’s even organic and SO simple too. My husband and I drink WAY too much coffee! Like, really way too much, and sometimes we can drink instant […]

The golden dish at the end of the Rainbow

The golden dish at the end of the Rainbow

We love greek cuisine in our household and moussaka is a personal favorite. However since I changed my diet to lowcarb, we haven’t had much moussaka in a while. But I came up with an idea to remedy that! Rainbow moussaka! Also naming any food […]