Posts tagged Scandinavian cozy home
The Dinner Party Trend to Expect in 2019

For Christmas one year, we got my Norwegian grandma a book by Alice Waters, 40 Years of Chez Panisse: The Power of Gathering. Alice Waters’ unique cooking style established a menu at her restaurant that serves the most delicious produce only when it’s in season. This reminded us of my grandma’s holistic philosophies in the kitchen and the Scandinavian focus on the joy of thoughtful gatherings. Inspired by the Scandinavian way of relaxed living and changes within traditional American practices, here is the dinner party trend to expect in 2019.

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7 Simple Tips for a Scandinavian Christmas

Growing up with Norwegian heritage in my family, our holidays are always celebrated the traditional Scandinavian way. This means lots of fresh greenery, homemade recipes made with fresh ingredients, and handmade Christmas ornaments. I appreciate these thoughtful gestures even more now that I bring minimalist practices into my home. Here are 7 simple tips for a Scandinavian Christmas.

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Handmade Minimalist Christmas Ornaments

Growing up with grandparents from Norway, we did things a little differently around the holidays. Christmas time really was filled with holiday cheer in a very sustainable way. The Scandinavian way to decorate focuses on simplicity, coziness, and handmade decorations that are celebrate sentimental value. Here are 5 handmade minimalist Christmas ornaments that you can make at home for an extra cozy holiday.

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