Midsommar Nights Magic


On friday night we celebrate midsummer in Sweden. Weather you are married or not – Don’t miss to capture some of the magic in this night. To make sure you get into the mood I thought I share with you are part of the midsummer chapter in my book:   Midsommar Nights Magic, Sweden   The Midsummer night is full of … Read More

ElmlidMidsommar Nights Magic

Midsummer coming up!


This weekend midsummer is coming up! In the norse mythology it was believed to be a night full of magic and that this night was meant for celebrations. So, if you have not already done all your arrangements and preparations I thought I share with you some images from last year to give you some inspiration. Please tag me in your … Read More

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The First Supper


Depending on where you live in the world a pregnancy can be filled with rules on how to behave. Especially when it comes to FOOD. I have the feeling that every country has there own regulation on what is dangerous or good for the baby. Being a foreigner living in Germany I have been confronted with a long list of rules. In Sweden, … Read More

ElmlidThe First Supper



The other week my friend Gisela arranged the most amazing baby shower  ever. It was not really a surprise since she had actually asked me if I have a certain gift wish. Hm.. What do you wish for? Personally I usually rather give a gift for the MOM than to the baby (since most people I know are very specific in … Read More


Berlin Inspires

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I was interviewed for the latest Berlin guide from the creative guys by Liganova. The other day the Berlin Inspires Guide arrived here in Berlin and I can highly recommend it for anyone planning a trip here this summer. Apart from getting it directly from Liganovas online shop you can purchase it at The Store in Soho House.

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Foodblogging 2.0

Our panel discussion on Foodblogs 2.0 at the re:publica last week was a success! We served our listeners the three most elementary German dishes: Sausage, Beer and Bread. If you read German you can read about it on ZEIT ONLINE. Eva Schultz did a great job as usual. You can read about it on her HURRA blog. Some images:

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Now We are Talking

Collection my last powers before baby arrives for re:publica in Berlin. Talking foodblogging and activism at stage 11 today. More Info HERE.

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Dream Weekend in Stockholm

Stockholm was built to show off from the water so, for me, waterfront is the perfect place to stay when you visit Stockholm in the spring or in the summer. Fredrik Skogkvist shot the Stockholm chapter of my book just off the island Skeppsholmen. I love this part of the city! Design Hotels and The Bread Exchange are teaming up with a giveaway … Read More

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Hiver Nomade round 2

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We hiked up the mountain one last time. It was hard this time, being pregnant in week 34. I think it will be my last larger physical achievement for this season. Arriving at the mountain after 1,5 hours we were treated with the BEST cheese fondue Wallis has to offer. Again, you can stay at the hut (image). Right in the slope! … Read More

ElmlidHiver Nomade round 2

Bread Exchange in Berlin on Thursday


Get prepared with an old Gouda and some salty butter because tomorrow I will be baking my Tumeric bread with Apricots and Raisins. The bread will be ready to trade in Mitte/Pberg throughout the day. Let me know if you like to trade with me!

ElmlidBread Exchange in Berlin on Thursday