christmas

  • Farmor’s Pepperkaker

    Farmor doesn't use recipes so it is mighty hard to get any kind of standard from her. For her pepperkaker recipe, she gave me a little sheet of paper with primitive-Norwegian writing (Farmor is...

  • Norwegian Elf: Nisse

    The barn elf, or fjøsnissen in Norwegian, is a creature from Scandinavian folklore. He was often described as a short man, "no bigger than a horse's head", wearing grey clothes,...