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Celebrating waffle day in Sweden; Våffeldagen!

The 25th March in Sweden marks a special day for sweet treat lovers! It’s ‘Våffeldagen’ – or ‘ waffle day .’ Swedes celebrate by making waffles with jam and cream, often served with a coffee.

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Valentine’s Day the Scandinavian way

Valentine’s Day is just over a week away, and already we can’t escape the onslaught of roses, cheesy clichés, and heart-shaped…everything! TV, shops and social media are all turning pink and fluffy in the run

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Swedish Christmas TV favourites

There is always one TV show or film that you and your loved ones just have to watch at Christmas. In Sweden this is no different! Cue ‘oldies but goodies’ and lots of laughs for

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God Jul! Swedish Christmas traditions

The lead up to Christmas is one of the most exciting times of the festive season. We spend time with loved ones, decorate our houses, buy presents and of course; enjoy festive food and drink!

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Scandinavian Christmas in Red and Green

We’re really getting in the festive mood here in London! Lights are up all around town, the chilly weather has set in and we want nothing more than to get back to our cosy homes

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Happy St Lucia’s Day!

The 13th December is a very important date in the Swedish Christmas calendar! It celebrates the patron saint of light, St Lucia. It is also known as the festival of light, and is celebrated to

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Bonkers for Bundt cakes this Christmas!

Christmas is all about overindulging in sweet treats. We all love a sugar fix, and getting festive also means having a go at baking ourselves. Bundt tins are perfect for creating a beautifully shaped cake

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Skandiblog’s London Scandi shopping spree!

Tis’ the season to be jolly! The festive season is upon us, and we know how overwhelming it can be when thinking about where to shop to buy gifts for loved ones. For those visiting

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Skandiblog’s shopping guide for Secret Santa!

Christmas time brings lots of exciting traditions and rituals. One of the favourites over here in the UK is Secret Santa! Depending on who you get to buy for, Secret Santa can be great fun,

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Scandinavian Christmas colours: White and Grey

White is a symbolic colour surrounding both Scandinavian interiors and winter – especially as the temperature drops and we all look towards Christmas! While we may not be spotting any snow yet here in London;

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