Elves Alive! Scandinavian Kitchen….

I have reviewed Bronte Aurell’s book, Fika and Hygge on this blog way back in October (love it; that’s what the review says and my opinion hasn’t changed) and since the summer I have been desperate to visit the London cafe run by Bronte and her husband, Scandinavian Kitchen. This weekend my husband was in London for his Notary Public course, and I went with … Continue reading Elves Alive! Scandinavian Kitchen….

Hygge Book; Scandikitchen Fika and Hygge by Bronte Aurell

Anybody who is called Bronte is all right by me, but then I like windswept Yorkshire moors with heavy rain and wind lashing against the window. Apologies as well for the lack of accents. Computers, eh? Bronte Aurell is a Dane married to a Swede living in London. Together they set up a cafe and deli specialising in all things Scandi, a taste of home, … Continue reading Hygge Book; Scandikitchen Fika and Hygge by Bronte Aurell

I write this with my woolly tights on…

It’s 14 degrees and raining as only it can in Britain, which is to say a fine mist that doesn’t fall hard enough to put you off going out but is persistent enough to stop you from staying dry. It’s 10 to 4 in the afternoon and the lights are on the cars already. One of those “Oh my word, I can’t believe it’s still … Continue reading I write this with my woolly tights on…