A look into our lives, baking, Swedish

1st blogpost ever!!!

Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. I am so happy you are here! 😃 My name is Rebecka, I am from Sweden but live in America. I am in my early 30s and have a 3 year old daugther, that you will see alot of in this blog. She is with… Continue reading 1st blogpost ever!!!

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CARDAMOM MUFFINS

I LOVE cardamom and probably say that in every blog where I use it! I just love this aromatic spice where a little goes a long way. Honestly I enjoy cinnamon to but I feel like we need to explore more and use different flavorings, especially in the states. It doesn't all have to be… Continue reading CARDAMOM MUFFINS

A look into our lives, baking, Cakes, Cookies, Family fun, homemade, Me and my mini me, Spongecakes

TOSCA KAKA

A soft sponge cake with a carmel and nut topping. Its such a good combo. U have soft sponge, chewy caramel and crunchy almonds. Its rich, sweet and just a perfectly guilty pleasure. Another Swedish staple that I love. Its easy to make yet looks like it took you time. You can eat it as… Continue reading TOSCA KAKA

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AMARETTI COOKIES

I am trying to become a cookie pro so I am just trying to bake anything that sounds delicious and I am a sucker for almond and coconut flavor things. Not to mention chocolate, caramel, nougat, rhubarb, vanilla, cardamom and everything else you can think of, the only thing i don't care much for is… Continue reading AMARETTI COOKIES

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CHOCOLATE COOKIES (CHOKLAD SNITTAR)

These little cookies are such a staple in Sweden, ALL birthday parties or If you go to someones house for FIKA has these. Traditionally they are just topped with pearl sugar (a Swedish thing) but I made these with a coffee glaze and just a sprinkle of coconut and they were a HIT! GONE in… Continue reading CHOCOLATE COOKIES (CHOKLAD SNITTAR)

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DOUBLE CHOCOLATE BAKED DONUTS

Im on a donut high right now as the cinnamon sugar once I made came out AMAZING. And I got to say that these were a little better! Super decadent with the light chocolate donut and rich chocolate topping. They wont be as crispy as a “real” donut and more “cake like” consistency but fluffier,… Continue reading DOUBLE CHOCOLATE BAKED DONUTS

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BAKED DONUTS

Donuts, who doesnt love Donuts. Freshly made, warm with sugar 😍 its like heaven. But how often do we make them? I can only speak for myself but it doesnt happen often. The whole frying process I think scares people and it takes time. So I tried this baked donut recipe and it is truly… Continue reading BAKED DONUTS

Cheesecake, gingerbread, orange, Orange Cheesecake

ORANGE-GINGERBREAD CHEESECAKE

I wanted to make something different this holiday season so I made an orange flavored cheesecake with a gingerbread crust and honestly it came out REALLY good. Its packed with orange flavor with a crunchy gingerbread crust on the bottom and a silky smooth cheesecake. You can also use graham crackers if thats preferred. Dont… Continue reading ORANGE-GINGERBREAD CHEESECAKE

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DOUBLE CHOCOLATE CRINKLE COOKIES

These became a HUGE hit. Can you make more? Can you make me some? Can I also have some? Is the questions youll be asked after letting people taste these. They are decadent but not heavy. PACKED with chocolate flavor. Chewy, soft, sweet and crinkled. Definitely a hit for the holidays. Super easy to whip… Continue reading DOUBLE CHOCOLATE CRINKLE COOKIES

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SAFFRANS BULLAR

Yes I know its a little early for this but I was craving saffron so I said to myself Its never to early to make saffron buns so I just we t for it. I made a vanilla butter filling and made “twisties” in lack of a better name. You can make regular rolls to… Continue reading SAFFRANS BULLAR