Christmas is over and here's a few photos from the past week.
Chocolate-covered balls of marzipan
In between Christmas-binging
I made several batches of
We went to my best friend Anette's house for pinnekjøttlag - "stick meat"; salted and dried lamb ribs that are steam boiled over birch sticks in a pot, and served with potatoes, mashed rutabaga, sauerkraut, sausage, beer and aquavit.
Daniel and Latif
Linn, who's just gotten back
from a semester studying in
Anette and Thomas' two kids
We played this fun party game where everyone attending the party had brought a gift each - everyone was supposed to bring something they'd received for Christmas and didn't like.
Then, using two dices, all of the gifts were divided among the participants, and then by a certain time we had to battle for the gifts still using the dices and set numbers, and if you had any gifts when the time ran out, they were yours!
A really funny game. Getting so competitive over stuff that you knew were other people's "trash".
Bah, makes us sound so ungrateful, haha!
Joachim testing out
nail varnish I got
from my sister
Daniel holding the necklace
Linn won, but then gave to me!
I even wore it on new years eve!
One of the cats suffer from
- can you tell?
Last week my dad also came over together with my sister and her boyfriend.
Christer and Veronika
We had the traditional Christmas roasted pork ribs, again.
I made carrot cake!
my 57-year-old dad's blinged-up
"Nike" shoes 'with'