Eating seasonally – through pie: Chocolate mousse

February is the month of love. Therefore it seems highly appropriate that our second pie of the series is none other than chocolate pie. Maybe this is why they say chocolate is “in-season” this month? We aren’t sure, but who’s complaining? more»

Eating seasonally – through pie

We are thrilled to introduce our first reoccurring series for blondewalk: eating seasonally – through pie. Essentially we will bake one pie every month that highlights in-season ingredients. This challenge will force us to expand our horizons and learn 12 different varieties of pies throughout the year… more»

Holiday traditions: Norwegian krumkake

Traditions centered around the kitchen are often the most enjoyable. This year we decided to start a holiday tradition of learning recipes passed down from our ancestors; from one set of experienced hands to another. On the weekend we received a master class in creating Krumkake, a beautiful Norwegian waffle pastry from our dearest Grandmother… more»

Monogram hot chocolate

One of the simplest joys throughout the winter months is warming up with a decadent cup of hot chocolate. We’re obsessed with lifelong crafter, Jodi Levine and her new book which is where we found an idea to make the hot cocoa experience even more magical… more»

Første snøen

You may be shocked to hear that we look forward to the first snowfall of the year. It is actually a well celebrated day in our family that has evolved into our own long standing Norwegian tradition. But don’t get us wrong, we were incredibly thankful that the snow did not grace us with its presence until November this year… more»

Thanksgiving traditions

Thanksgiving is when families come together to share traditions in the spirit of gratitude. One of the best traditions is gathering at the table for outstanding food made with love. Our favourite dish? Sweet Potato Casserole… more»

End of summer s’mores bar

Sitting by a cozy blazing fire with close family and friends is easily one of our preferred summer activities. An evening campfire is not complete without the traditional campfire delight, s’mores. DIY desserts are simple and a truly entertaining way to finish off the night with your guests… more»

Summer picnic – Italian style

When we think of outdoor entertaining we think of pool parties or barbeques, but why not throw a pizza picnic? Pizza is universally loved, easy to prepare and it is the perfect spread to highlight… more»

Hello world!

Hello world! We are so thankful you found us. blondewalk empire is a lifestyle blog based upon our reignited passions. The vital ingredients: social gatherings, the art of good eating and world watching… more»