DAY 18 | The Christmas Countdown | Laufabrauð, isländskt julbröd | Christmas Bread from Island

DAY 18 : Welcome Anna Maria with today’s Scandinavian project from Island; that’s right, Island; Christmas Bread from Island: “Laufabrauð” Let’s be honest here: not all breads are created equal: can you imagine a more Scandinavian-looking-bread. I’m completely taken with these Islandic treats and  feel so truly appreicative to Anna-Maria to share this very special recipe with us,

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ABC FLOWER SAFARI: 24 hours left

A gentle note: 24 hours left for delivery by December 24 | HERE  BUY, ABC FLOWER SAFARI; BOOK | HERE  If you’d like to have Santa’s sleigh arrive with the ABC FLOWER SAFARI book under your tree for holiday magic; elves will finish loading the sleigh within the next 24 hours.

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Winter Wonderland Wishes

5 things for the weekend. Winter Wonderland Wishes “The night threads heavily around yards and dwellings. In places never reached by the sun, the shadows brood. Into our dark houses she comes, bearing lighted candles, Saint Lucia, Saint Lucia.” … . —- Traditional Swedish Lucia lyrics We’ve celebrated the Swedish holiday, Lucia, this week.

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DAY 13: The Christmas Countdown: Wreath Ornaments

Hi Friends. Celebrating DAY 13 with Chiara Milott and her Wreath Ornaments. Passing the 1/2 way mark to Christmas Eve with Chiara who’s a self-described: “butcher, baker, mini-party-hat maker (well, not really a butcher, but…..)  feels so very merry. Let’s go.

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