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Fika Love: Nordic Afternoon tea in London

Afternoon tea has long been a tradition in England – and Fika is a much-loved treat among Scandinavians. As the summer months approach – we’re dreaming of sweet treats and refreshing drinks to enjoy with

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Glad Påsk! Celebrating Easter the Scandi way.

As the days get lighter and warmer, we wave goodbye to the months of huddling indoors away from the chill! Easter not only brings the chance to indulge ourselves with sweet treats after lent, but

  • 4 months ago
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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.

  • 4 months ago
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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

  • 6 months ago
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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

  • 7 months ago
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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!

  • 7 months ago
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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

  • 7 months ago
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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

  • 7 months ago
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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

  • 8 months ago
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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

  • 8 months ago
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