Kristin Lavransdatter & an offering of house tomtes

Hi there, friends and happy Monday! I’m stopping in today to talk about good books and tomtes! What a combo, right? Lately I’ve felt the pull to pick up the {{ massive }} Norwegian classic Kristin Lavransdatter. I had started it years ago, but never finished. I wanted to give it another go, and when […]

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Into the New Year

It seems like I just got the hang of writing out “2020” and here we are, starting a fresh year of 2022. Thinking back to the start of 2020, it seems both just a moment ago as well as 100 years ago. A LOT has happened since we started our brave new decade, hasn’t it? […]

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Scandinavian Craft: “Snoflinga” Cross Stitch Pattern

Good morning friends, How are you doing this morning— or afternoon? It’s a very gray and chilly day here, after a few days of absolutely glorious, springtime weather. I know….totally not fair! And it didn’t last long, as those too-good-to-be-true weather days tend to do. I know in many places, there is still plenty of […]

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