The Wild Hunt, winter solstice celebration demonized by Christianity

The end of long nights The Wild Hunt days are soon coming and I thought it would be perfect timing to talk a little bit about pre-Christian traditions and how these got to influence our sacred celebration of Yule. If we follow the path of the moon and the sun, at the moment we are … Continue reading The Wild Hunt, winter solstice celebration demonized by Christianity

A Swedish Summer Bouquet

The benefits of taking walks with a sleepy baby, living in the countryside and being blessed with Swedish soil under the feet, are countless. But one of them is that you do not need to shop for your weekly flowers, at least not during summertime. I like to have flowers on the kitchen table at … Continue reading A Swedish Summer Bouquet