Tagged: Christy Olsen Field

Seven cookies for Christmas

Daytona Strong Taste of Norway Editor I grew up knowing the tradition of the syv slags kaker—or seven sorts of Norwegian Christmas cookies—by taste rather than by name. Krumkaker, sandkaker, spritz, and any number...

Homemade and heartfelt

Two friends share their Christmas gift-giving plans—with easy recipes for you Christy Olsen Field Seattle, Wash. Dianna Walla Tromsø, Norway Kjære Dianna! Can you believe that we are in the last couple months of...

A tart with the sweet taste of summer

Homemade vaniljekrem makes this dessert rich on flavor, but goes easy on your wallet Christy Olsen Field Edmonds, Wash. I delight in the farmers market at this time of the year, when the long-awaited...

Sandefjordsmør brings salmon to life

Simple ingredients shine in this “typisk norsk” salmon and cucumber salad supper Christy Olsen Field Seattle, Wash. Salmon is a regular on the dinner menu for my family. Living in Seattle, we have access...

An almond cake for any occasion

Christy Olsen Field Seattle, Wash. I love to bake cakes. A simple cake can be a lovely finale to dinner with friends, a fitting tribute for a special occasion, or my favorite reason: it’s...

Memories that shape us: sandbakkelse

Make connections with handmade delights Christy Olsen Field Seattle, Wash. When I married my husband Carl, I gained a wonderful network of extended family: aunts, uncles, cousins whom I love like my own family....