U.S. National Banana Bread Day

Happy (U.S.) National Banana Bread Day guys! I seriously did not know that this day existed until, at the beginning of the year, I looked into what national food days there are to place some in my calendar - and I can assure you, there are numerous! But in all honesty, what better excuse does this day offer than baking a lovely banana cake and indulging in a piece or two for breakfast, combined with ...

Swedish Confectionery: Chokladbollar

Ever since I was little, I had this thing for Scandinavians - be it their food, their decoration, interior design in general, or clothing - and of course their warm and welcoming character. Back in the days we used to have International Food Days at our school, and since I've been to international schools, there were quite a few foods to display. I remember running from one food stand to another and trying to buy ...