About Apple Cake and NOT buying a bicycle in Norway

apple cinnamon cake

After almost two months on foot, we were looking forward to this weekend to finally buy our bicycles! price searches, high expectations, etc, after all they say it’s spring and summer’s just around the corner: prices will probably increase, since the summer rule here is never to stay home – sun is not something you can see every day of the year (literally!).  Continue reading


Syttende mai and Pavlova

Nothing better than the most expected day by everybody around here (that’s statistics saying!) for the debut of the page: syttende mai!

Syttende mai
, or May 17th, is Constitution Day in Norway, national holiday and flag day!, that’s why all houses have from little flags on the windows to big ones on their balconies. It is the top, above even Christmas, on the list of most celebrated holidays by the Norwegians. Continue reading