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julbord at the grocery store
foodholidaysLife in Sweden

Today, I spent extra half an hour in my favorite grocery store, eating a complimentary lunch from their julbord, which they put up one day every year a few weeks before Christmas. (Please see explanation of julbord below.) The julbord is open for all customers, free of charge. You’re invited

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Now some of you may have noticed my excitement on Facebook when I discovered knackebrod in my local grocery store. O.M.G! (Oh, and for those of you not as lucky as me, you can buy it online!) So now I just have to figure out what to eat with it.

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swedish icecream
foodLife in Sweden

I’ve been living in the States for about 5 months now. And one thing that is really standing out, which stood out a lot when I first moved to Sweden is food. Now yes, food is different, but that is not what I’m referring to. Sweden has meat and potatoes

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Friday night my brother and I decided to party by making Swedish pancakes. Using this Swedish pancake recipe, we made some tasty delights. I was surprised to find out how hard they actually were to cook. But in the end we perfected our technique! My brother enjoys calling them crepes,

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foodLife in Sweden

What’s Fat Tuesday? Its the day you eat semlor. Why do you eat semlor? Because it is Fat Tuesday! Today is Fat Tuesday. Last Fat Tuesday I promised I would attempted at making some semlor. Luckily I got a semlor recipe from a friend in Norrland. After you make them,

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I again find myself in Prague, Czech Republic, my home away from home. I love going this time of year, and not only because it is warmer than Skellefteå! This time I wanted to bring my friends something really Swedish. Which got me thinking. What is “Swedish”. We have some

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