• Fattigmann

    Norwegian Christmas Cookies: Fattigmann

    Gathering the dough into a ball, I inhaled the scent of the cardamom and butter, warm in my hands. Like all those memories from┬ámy childhood, the feelings stirring in my heart filled me with a sense of love, a security…

  • Stacks of Pizzelles

    Family Classics: Grandma Adeline’s Pizzelles

    For some unknown reason, actually probably for no reason at all, I haven’t written often enough here at Outside Oslo about a rather important part of my life. Maybe it’s because it’s easier to distill a recipe than an integral…