Panettone Bread Pudding

Panettone Bread Pudding

Hi everyone! How was your Christmas? Over here in Minneapolis, we had perfect winter weather: snow on the ground, partially sunny days, and “balmy” weather at night, also known as 30 degrees. Yes, in this northern latitude, 30 is considered warm. My parents flew in from Texas, and my sister traveled from California for a [...]

Lussebullar

Lussebullar

Did you know today is St. Lucia’s Day? Every December 13th in Sweden, the arrival of St. Lucia is celebrated with a feast. I learned about St. Lucia’s last winter, in 2018, when visiting the American Swedish Institute at the Turnblad Mansion in Minneapolis. We attended a live youth choir performance and thoroughly enjoyed the [...]

Lingonberry Star-Twisted Bread

Lingonberry Star-Twisted Bread

Happy Thanksgiving! How are you each spending the holiday today? Here in Minnesota, I am happy to be spending it with my family, decorating the Christmas tree, and thankful that it hasn't snowed yet! I love Thanksgiving for the same reasons most people do: a home-cooked meal shared with your friends and loved ones, laughter, [...]