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What cooking means to me:

I am a deaf girl who lives among people who hear. Expressing my emotions was not always easy for me. Spending time cooking good meals is a way for me to show my loved ones that I love them.
Today I’m giving you some recipes so you can do the same.

Easy recipes for everyone:

Polpette: Italian meet balls

This weekend my sis was at home so sunday I did some italian food to celebrate her arrival, we watched The godfather, of which we know all the lines by heart. The theme of the evening being Italy, I cooked polpette for us. These are Italian meatballs, I hope you like the recipe. Ingredients: • … Continue reading Polpette: Italian meet balls

A simple and original accompaniment for grilled meats: Zucchini, Corn and Parmesan.

This afternoon, I eat with dad and my grandparents. In the program I prepared a roast chicken and to accompany it instead of the traditional mashed potato I planned this little side dish. Zucchini, Corn and Parmesan Ingredients: 2 tbsp. olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 4 zucchini, diced 1 cup corn kernels, canned or … Continue reading A simple and original accompaniment for grilled meats: Zucchini, Corn and Parmesan.


This week I offer you a recipe for cold soup from Eastern Europe: Okroshka with beerFor me it’s more a wet salad but let’s not offend our eastern European friends. In the end it remains good and fresh, perfect in this moment of good weather. Ingredients for 4 persons : 4 red radishes; 1 fresh … Continue reading Oroshka

Tandoori Chicken

Hello dear readers, I’m back! I needed a little time for my family and for myself but I’m coming back to you to take care of this blog which despite everything I was starting to miss.For my return I offer you something to prepare a good little meal for the beautiful days to come. On … Continue reading Tandoori Chicken

Colombo-style grills

Today we were supposed to organize a barbecue with my friends. (yes we were a bit optimistic) and unfortunately the weather wasn’t good (it was predictable) so I had to cook everything in the oven but we ate well anyway.In short, I offer you a very simple little recipe that changes a little from the … Continue reading Colombo-style grills


To change the pastries a bit, I offer you a more compatible recipe to prepare our “Summer bodies”! Finally something with an easy-to-say name for non-Danes! This is pressgurka At the same time, pressgurka is not Danish, it is a Swedish recipe. It literally means pressed cucumber and as its name suggests, it is pressed … Continue reading Pressgurka


During my weekend with Tor, knowing me fancied at this little pastry that is the vastlakukle, he was kind enough to give me this little recipe. Nice Nilsa, another thing with an unpronounceable name! What is Vastlakukkel? Vastlakukkel, also called Semla in Sweden, is a small brioche filled with almond paste and topped with whipped … Continue reading Vastlakukkel


A recipe of Kringle from my pastry chef friend Tor!


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