Soup, Cinnamon, Spuds and Summer Rolls

It’s been a week since I left my last job, yet it feels like longer. I’ve done 3 shifts since starting at the new place, and am now on the first of two days off. Boy is it hard work! I was prepared for that but the physical aspect and how much I’ve felt that […]

Day 8: 30 Days of Baking

So here is today’s cake: a Swedish apple cake, or applekaka, recipe courtesy of Annika and her family. I forgot to mention yesterday that Annika bought me some ingredients as a different way to donate. In this recipe there were some unfamiliar things – measuring flour in mls in a jug, having a very thick […]

Day 7: 30 Days of Baking

Day 7 has arrived and the end of the first week has been marked! It was also considerably warmer than of late, two things happened today to confirm this: I wore my lightest jacket and survived. The first ice-cream van tune of the year was heard. Today I made cinnamon whirls/swirls/whatever you want to call […]