Oatmeal Lace Cookies and Fika

Dear Reader,

During our visit to Sweden last Summer we were introduced to the custom of Fika. What is Fika? You might ask. Well, I shall tell you. Fika is coffee with company and conversation. It is not grabbing a to-go cup of chain-espresso on your way to doing something very important in your very busy life. Fika is an opportunity to slow down, take in the atmosphere with someone you care to spend time with, preferably with something scrummy to munch on the side. It is about intimacy and intentionality. Not to mention it goes perfectly with the whole Hygge craze.

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Hygge worthy Fika.

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Summer in Stockholm

Last summer we explored Stockholm. It was getting lost in Gamla Stan that left the biggest impression. I love to revisit these images. I can feel the atmosphere of the experience all over again.

Last summer we explored Stockholm. It was getting lost in Gamla Stan that left the biggest impression. I love to revisit these images. I can feel the atmosphere of the experience all over again.

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