“I don’t have to tell you I love you. I fed you pancakes.”Kathleen Flinn I used to think of pancakes as something romantic, indulgent and naughty. Something only eaten occasionally. Something I always burn. Eventually, pancakes became that rare, non-healthy thing which someone else would prepare for me. Preferably a partner. To even more dramatise the whole story. What a sad past! Luckily the things … Continue reading Pancrêpes. Simple, delicious & good for you. Of course.
Ok, these brownies are a real deal. It’s like you have it all! Good for you, easy to make and tasting delicious. These are my main criteria when it comes to food. The star of this recipe is adzuki beans which must be a super hero’s main food, right next to spinach.:) The health benefits of these beans are almost suspiciously many, so here just … Continue reading Adzuki beans brownies
Hello dear friend! I hope you are safe, wherever you are in the world right now. Let’s all connect through chocolate and beets! Brownies make even bigger sense right now. Let’s infuse them with some love and power. Let’s get strong, nourished and delighted. This recipe is perfect if you have some beets in your fridge which need to be used or you simply look … Continue reading Beet brownies with cardamon
When we are kids we feel that everything around is magical. Everything is exciting and fascinating. We play, do the things we love, explore and run around. We have lots of energy and move all the time. Life is one big adventure where everything is possible. Somewhere on the way to the adult life things change. Life starts to appear more flat and and heavy. … Continue reading Create magic in your life. Now!
Kråkeslottet Senja, 15. February – 17. February 2019 In February the Sun returns back to the North which is truly magical. The morning sky has all different tones of rose, purple and orange. The days get brighter and longer after the long winter. There is a new fresh energy in the air and a lot of excitement for the period of light to … Continue reading Yoga weekend on Senja: Sun arrival & chocolate ritual
Winter in North Norway is intimate, magical and meditative. vs. Winter in North Norway is dark, cold and long. Which of these two scenarios do you like more? Which one would you choose if you could? Because you can. There are tools. Tuning inwards: meditation and yoga Embracing the nature element: spending time in nature no matter the weather, ice bathing Indulging with … Continue reading Strala yoga. Meditation. Chocolate ritual. InSPIRE yoga studio in Tromsø.
These brownies were created of three main reasons. Number one: This year was too generous with raspberries. We were picking and picking and eating and making desserts, but the raspberries just continued growing like crazy! So I had to find a way to use them. Number two: I loooove brownies! More precisely, I love brownies which I can eat whenever I wish, even for dinner, … Continue reading Dinner brownie with parsnip, millet, raspberries and “tahinitella”
No time for baking cookies? Skip the baking and make raw cookies! If you liked to eat cookie dough as a child and could not understand why it had to go to the oven when it already tasted so good, you are going to like this recipe! This is one of the great things about being adult. You are in charge. These cookies are packed … Continue reading Raw cookies with Christmas spices and dark chocolate
Life is a mystery and we never know where it takes us. We get to new places, meet new people and new challenges, see things from new perspectives. Couple of months ago it took me in a new place. A very special one. Far away north, on the most western part of the Senja island in Northern Norway where the wild sea meets the raw … Continue reading Kråkeslottet: magic realism, new projects, raw nature and millionaire shortbread
Healthy. Easy. Delicious. Autumn is here! Long walks, beautiful colours, leaves in the air, cafe hang-outs, big cups of hot chocolate – the perfect autumn treat! Very warm, very tasty. Rich but not too heavy. Nourishing, energising and caring. Yes, I am a picky girl when it comes to chocolate and I still have not found the dream hot chocolate at any cafe. So, I … Continue reading Bulletproof hot chocolate.