Peppernuts – A yummy gluten free take on gingerbread!

Norwegian Gingerbread called Peppernuts

We call them “Peppernøtter” which means peppernuts. They contain pepper and they’re shaped like nuts, so why not. Continue reading

My World-Famous Gluten Free Crispy Crunchy Chicken Sticks! (with homemade ketchup)

Kristine's Gluten Free Crispy Chicken Sticks - Soo much better than nuggets! Well, not world-famous just yet perhaps. But I’m pretty sure they will be after today!

Forget Chicken Nuggets – These are decidedly better (not to mention healthier)! Continue reading

Norwegian Meatballs (that will leave you wondering why you ever ate the Swedish ones..)

At 00.50 tonight my parents will be touching down on Australian soil for the first time ever. They’re mid-air as we speak, and no doubt dreaming of sunny days and never-ending beaches in the magical land of Oz. Continue reading

Floods, Tornados and My Special Roast Chicken to Warm the Cockles


A snake clings to life on top of a barbed wire fence during the QLD storms this weekend (source)


This poor kangaroo seeks refuge from the violent floods (source)

I believe I mentioned a bit of rain in my last post. Little did I know. Queensland is now flooded, leaving families without homes and some without their loved ones. We have been indoors for three days, staying at a safe distance from flying debris and the likes. Continue reading