Category: home + life

This sweet potato chickpea Buddha bowl saved me from my cooking rut

I don’t normally post many recipes and foodie kinds of things, except for the regular food + beer pics that are dotted here and there throughout my week. Hehe. But, the other day I was feeling a bit wild + crazy, and so I challenged myself to document the recipe I was preparing for dinner…

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It’s the official beginning of summer – even in Sweden (at least this weekend)

I think that after a 4-day weekend, with summer weather pretty much every single day, I may actually be ready to go back to work today. Ok, ok. If summer vacation had actually already started that would be even better, but just having the summer season get underway is pretty damn satisfying. For all of..

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April’s new moon: What to do we we don’t get what we want

For one brief second this past weekend,  I believed that spring was truly on its way. Well, I suppose it actually is on its way, but it is just taking its own sweet time in arriving up here in the nordic lands. Perhaps it’s the same for you, fellow North American friends, wherever you are…

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How I did Spring break this year: Family, food, drink, and culture

Kind of spontaneously, my brother decided to spend Spring Break in Sweden! Nick lives in Maine and has been working at a university in New Hampshire. So, when he decided that he’d take some time off (since he worked through the Christmas holidays when we were there), he thought he’s come for a visit. And..

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