Smorgastata: the Swedish sandwich cake! - MsCritique – An Australian Lifestyle, Travel, Food and Beauty Blog

Smorgastata: the Swedish sandwich cake! - MsCritique – An Australian Lifestyle, Travel, Food and Beauty Bl

various shape ideas for lussekatter ( Lucia buns ) - I always stick to the basic S!

various shape ideas for lussekatter ( Lucia buns ) - I always stick to the basic curly S as shown at lower left!

svenskafolkdrater - Swedish national dress, from Kate Davies' blog 'Needled'

Nanny had something like this in the basement of her old house :-) Svenska Folkdräkter~ Swedish National Costumes

Potatoes In Dill Cream Sauce (Dillstuvad Potatis): one of my favorite Scandinavian foods!

January: Norway - Potatoes In Dill Cream Sauce (Dillstuvad Potatis): one of my favorite Scandinavian foods!

Scandinavian style screen printed Flowery Peacock by by Janefoster

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Kåldomar (stuffed cabbage rolls) are a great Swedish classic. I miss the ones my mother would make me.

Kåldomar (stuffed cabbage rolls) are a great Swedish classic often served as a midweek meal, but also served as part of a Christmas buffet. They were first introduced into Sweden at the beginning of the century after Karl XII invaded Turkey. His sold

Julbock - don't forget the "julbock" next to the christmas tree

Where Is the Julbock From

monthly makers julkalender: den perfekta glasyren!!

monthly makers julkalender: den perfekta glasyren!!

MikQuattro --  Maypole at Midsummer  -  comment from another pinner -- Nobody in Sweden knows the real symbolism.  It's a pre-Christian tradition though - the cross is just a thin veneer of Christianity - so is the Christian name for the day 'Saint John's Day.  There is plenty of folklore surrounding the day - Traditionally minding people attend an official celebration on the day - other's party all night long, as it doesn't get dark..

Beltane (May the ribbons represent the flag -- this one is Swedish -- the 2 wreaths hang on the T shape pole -- w/vines & flowers wrapped around it all -- There's a ribbon winding around to music with Folk in National Costumes from their regions.

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