I have been running from one Christmas celebration to another for the past week. I’m going to be in Istanbul on the last week of the year, so we also did a New Year celebration before my short vacation. [Read more]
I have been coughing for a few weeks. I think I have forced my lungs a bit too much, as I am experiencing pain every time I breathe and cough. I was home resting on the last days of the week. I resisted visiting the doctor, but after getting a fever I was not standing against it anymore. The medicines I got made me so tired and lazy.
It is Santa Lucia day today! According to the Scandinavian tradition, Saint Lucia is coming down to earth on this day with light and candies. As a celebration on the 13th of December, girls wear long white dresses on that day and they hold candles while they are singing Lucia songs. Lussekatter is a special pastry for this day. I bought a ready mix and baked it at home for the first time.
We went to Incontro on Sunday to have brunch with Jordanka and Nikola. We have been to Incontro several times before, but they were only to have a few drinks in the evenings. It was the first time we tried their lunch buffet. [Read more]