Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all of my readers and followers, I hope you have a wonderful holiday with your family and friends, We are lucky enough to have all of our family coming to visit us here in Stockholm this year so it is going to be a busy (and hectic) one for us! We are…

Christmas Traditions

Living abroad and having a lot of expat friends from all over the world, it fascinates me to hear about everyone’s Christmas traditions. Especially how people have incorporated different cultures together based on their nationality or the countries they have lived in, or even just their own little traditions from their parents and grandparents. I…

St Nikolaus Day

Happy St Nikolaus Day to my wonderful followers! This is a day that we have started celebrating on a small scale as we have now been in Germany for almost 7 years and it only feels right to take on some native traditions, especially ones that involve chocolate! St Nikolaus Day is celebrated throughout Europe…

Christmas in Berlin

We love spending our Christmas in Berlin and creating our won traditions as a family so this post is mostly for our families back in the UK that I know pop in from time to time to see what we are getting up too. We had a brilliant Christmas period with our friends and I…

Banoffee Pie

Christmas may now be coming to an end but luckily we still have Banoffee Pie left! This has become our Christmas dessert for the past few years and is definitely a tradition that is here to stay. Here is how I make ours: Ingredients 400g of Chocolate Digestive Biscuits 75g of Butter ¾ Ripe Bananas…

Merry Christmas Everyone

As you all sit down to Christmas lunch I wanted to say Merry Christmas Everyone! We have friends over today for a traditional English Christmas, even though we are in Germany, it is my husband and I’s 4th Christmas here in Berlin (5th but the first we went back to the UK) and we are really…