Monthly Archives: April 2014

Sea-buckthorn berry and carrot ice cream

I love to make ice cream myself even though I make it very rarely. Ice cream machines have been around for sometime and about 2 years ago they were also the Christmas present hit here in Finland.¬†One thing I noticed … Continue reading

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Remembering the name day

I like to celebrate my kids’ name days a little. I think it’s a fun tiny thing between these ordinary days and I usually try to find something small for them to give. This year I found these to give … Continue reading

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Quiet on the jewelry side?

Actually it isn’t quiet but the reason for not blogging is that it’s been pretty hectic. I’ve had projects that have taken time and a few that are still going on. One project is that I’ve decided to go sell … Continue reading

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Yeast bread

I had earlier already talked about my problem with baking with yeast. The last few times have been successful and I have had a big confidence boost. So I decided to try out the basic yeast bread that has never … Continue reading

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Soft Easter eggs tutorial

At least here in Finland pussy willows are an essential part of Easter decorations and without them there is so no Easter for me. We went to pick some with the girls a few weeks ago already and after coming … Continue reading

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Spring in my kitchen

The wait for actual light green spring can be long but to lighten up your home you can bring spring inside a bit earlier. The time between actual winter and spring is quite grey and colorless so therefore I really … Continue reading

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Carrot soup with fennel and star anise

I found a lovely carrot soup recipe. The carrot is paired up with fennel and star anise to bring a flavor of its own to the soup. This soup is worth a try. I haven’t really been a big fan … Continue reading

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