Kiwi smoothie

Nice and refreshing kiwi drink. This fruit drink/smoothie used to be MiniMes favourite beverage when we  lived in South Korea. When we went to a cafe for coffee mornings with the baby or maternity groups she would get a kiwi drink as long as she had eaten her meal. To make this drink healthier I…

Paloma

This  refreshing smooth and fruity cocktail is a favorite in Mexico. This version is made with Mescal a distilled alcoholic beverage made from agave plants native to Mexico. Ingredients for one serving 1 grapefruit slice ¼ cup of fresh grapefruit juice 1 tablespoon of fresh lime juice 1 teaspoon of sugar ¼ cup of mescal ¼ cup club…

How to maintaine your weight during the Holydays

Merry Christmas Dear Readers. It’s not that many days before Christmas and many of you have probably started the festivities with Christmas party’s with family, friends and colleagues. Many people worry about gaining weight during the upcoming days, but should you? There are always on going discussions about dieting before, during and after the holidays. Why…

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Elle summerparty 2015

Music flowing, balloons and flowers swaying in the soft breeze, it was sunshine and 23 C when ELLE held their annual summer party last Thursday for fashionistas and people in the fashion industry at Ekebergrestauranten in Oslo, The restaurant’s terrace was filled with Norwegian Celebrities partying into the wee hours. What did I do there you  ask, I helped set up…

Food delivery

Home delivery of food has become more and more popular in Norway. People seem to have lesser time on their hand,, places to go and people to meet and not everybody is very fond of planning their meals, but enjoy to eat good food. This week I have tied out food home delivery Adamsmatkasse. Ingredients and…

Rough and rustic cupcake liners

Homemade bakingcups. Why buy something you easily can make yourself. For recipe look HERE These bakingcups I used for the apple muffins are made of bakingpaper, brown wraping paper and decorated with string. You can use any kind of paper as your outer layer and you can use ribbon to decorate your cups. Here is…

Sosial media gathering in Brevik Norway

Photo: Beate Hemsborg I do not know how it is around the world or within the different areas of blogging. But in Norway there is a small group of girls who meet once in a while whether they blog within interior, everyday life, food, fashion or beauty and makeup or a mix of the five…

One year separation aniverary

A few days ago was the official separation date and by chance coincide with the day we met 22 years ago. Half a life has passed since then, I will turn 44 in a little while. This song “How long will I love you” performed by Ellie Goulding is very represetative of my feelings and…

IKEA a loved and hated place

For the average joe/jane IKEA is a fabulous place to get trendy looking furniture for reasonable price. I have a love hate relationship whith this place, I hate the ques at the check out counter and love the fact I can get reasonable priced things. When that is said, you get what you pay for….

Hotteok, filled Korean pancakes

Hotteok is typical korean street food snack served during the cold winter months, it made from a chewy dough often filled with sugar, ground peanuts and toasted sesame seeds I got to know these when we used to live in South Korea. We were out on a sunday walk and we passed a food truck, the air was…

Spring renewal

Vain, who me? Maybe just a little 🙂 My excuse is the 40 years crisis. Spring is approaching and there is alot happening private and with the blog, so I need something to wearfor the different happenings. I sometimes roll  my eyes when my girls tell me that they need something new everytime they go out. I wonder who they got that from:)?…