Hej Stockholm!

Stockholm

Stockholm, what a beautiful City to discover! Sweden’s capital is often called “Venice of the North”, water is an ever-present feature in this city where lake and sea meet. It is built on 14 Islands and stunningly located by the Baltic Sea.

The name comes from the words stock (meaning log) and holm (meaning islet). On Stockholm’s shortest day, it sees about 6 hours of sunlight, while on the longest day it’s light for nearly 21 hours. The City is the home of Nobel Prizes in physics, chemistry, medicine and literature.

If you are invited for fika, go ahead, it is the traditional Swedish coffee break.

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Dry Skin During Winter?

dry skin

Does your body feel dehydrated from the cold temperature during Winter? Looks like I’m not the only one. Dry skin can be very nasty. There is no question that properly moisturized skin looks and feels better, especially during the chilly winter months when it is prone to flaking and itchiness.

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Kids Christmas Craft – Salt Dough Recipe

salt dough

With this easy salt dough recipe you can make tons of really neat crafts like sculptures and ornaments, the sky’s the limit! The best part about salt dough is that it can go right in the oven to dry!

Ingredients:

1 1/2 cup flour
1/2 cup corn starch (if no corn starch available, take 2 cups of flour)
1 cup salt
3/4 cup water
1 tablespoon of cooking oil

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Europa-Park During Pre-Christmas Season

Europa-Park

Have you ever visited Europa-Park in Rust DE during pre-Christmas season? You definitely should! It is the most wonderful time of the year packed full of festive charm. Lots of fairy lights and 2500 Christmas trees along every pathway are making the scenery unique.

The following attractions are awaiting:

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