Hey everyone! Today it's not only monday but it's also a new month, a new week and a new day! I'm more dedicated than ever an I really feel like a better version of myself. As many of you know I have super tight food budget, welll a very tight budget in generall actually. But … Continue reading Hetty’s Macaroni and sausage casserole!
Hey everyone! The past few days I've been drowning in recipe testing, and planning a month of dinners. I've been twisitng my creativety and my brain to figure out what to do with 10 Chicken dinners and 6 Sausage dinners, two cans of tuna, and 400g of ground beef. Let's just say that there will … Continue reading Hetty’s Tuna&Avocado Burger!
Hey everyone! I've really been working on my realtionship with God since December, and I've always been a Christian and I was raised that way. But I've not been truly comitted in the right way before now. I've been struggeling with my faith for years. Even though I've always beilived in God, and I've always … Continue reading Faith, hope – A new week is upon us!
Hey everyone! I've been feeling really, really low since the beginning of October until Janaury 2021. But now I'm feeling so much better. I have rutines that works really well for me, and as long as I stick to my rutines and continue to work harder than ever to reach my goals and to get … Continue reading Hetty’s Frittata
Hey everyone! I got off to a slightly rough start of December. I had my weekly treatment and it was a bit rough on me, I had little to no energi and all I managed to do was to go for walks with the dogs. I also managed to decorate for Christmas and put up … Continue reading Norwegian Christmas cookies and Christmas cheer!
Hey everyone! It's Monday and the start of a new week! What I lvoe about a new week is that it's 7 more days of opertuneties. I've been thinking about dreams and ambitions latley. Either you have ambition and dreams or you don't. I know people who have sky high ambitions and dreams and I … Continue reading Dreams and Ambitions
Hey everyone! This weekend I had a really bad headace and spent most of Friday afternoon and Saturday in bed. But luckily my headace was so so much better on Sunday. So on that note I'm kicking of the week with some baked goods. Blueberry muffins to kick start any day is a good way … Continue reading Hetty’s Blueberry muffins
Hey everyone! Let me just begin to say that I really love fall! It's October, the leaves are falling, the wind is pretty strong and it looks like we're getting some rain later tonight. Next week I'm sending out Thanksgiving invitations and I'm excited about that too. I think that Thanskgiving this year might be … Continue reading Fall thoughts and dreams!
Hey everyone! It's the first day of fall y'all! I'm som excited! fianlly I don't have to hide how happy I'm that fall is here! I love all the seaons equally as much. I feel like I'm already counting down the days until Thanksgiving. Last yearI was too sick to hoast. This year I'm going … Continue reading Home Decor Tuesday
Hey everyone! It's Monday, a new day, a new week ingredientser: 400g Ground beef 1 Clove of Garlic ½ Red Onion 2 Shallots 4 Carrots 1 TBS Tomato paste 1 Dolmio classico marinara sauce ( or any other plane marinara sauce) 1 Box canned mushrooms (opptinal.) Spaghetti ( preferable amount) 2 TS powdered beef broth … Continue reading Hetty’s September Pasta!
Hey everyone! I thought I’d share my grandmother’s apple cake recipe. This recipe is perfect for any party, any get-together with friends and family, it’s perfect for a Sunday picknick and last but not least it’s perfect for fall. I make this cake countless times every year during the fall season. I remember making this … Continue reading Apple/pie Cake! family recipe!
Hey everyone! Fall is here, Halloween is around the corner and before we know it - It's Thanksgiving and Christmas! But first things first, fall just arrived and I'm excited to put on all the amazing fall outfits that I have been missing all summer. Tonight I'm lighting some candles and I'm going to curl … Continue reading Hetty’s Fall Omelet
Hey everyone! The weather is amazing today, not too hot and not too cold. Perfect for some afternoon writing in the shawdow on the patio with a cup of coffee to go with the day. I was at the grocery store earlier today and I was standing in between the pasta shelfs. Just stairing at … Continue reading Hetty’s Pasta with red pesto
Let's talk about breakfast. It's the most important meal of the day and It's important to eat something when you get up in the morning to boost your day. Personally, I need coffee and something to eat in the morning to even function. Today's recipe is something perfect for brekafast, it's a tuna and chili … Continue reading Hetty’s Chili-Tuna
Hey everyone! The weather is great, the sun is shining and it's all about the summer! This summer is going to be different then we all might have planned. But let's make the most of it and do our very best to make it the best summer yet anyway. We might not be able to … Continue reading Hetty’s Whipped Ice-Coffee
Hey everyone! Today I wanted to post a recipe of a dish so perfect for hot summer days, party-food and basically perfect for any occation what so ever. I'm taking about what I like to call Hetty's parma roll! It's so easy to make, it's so flavorful og incredibly tatsy. My best friend Belle was … Continue reading Hetty’s Parma Roll!
Hey everyone! Today's recipe is ham and cheese omelet. Sometimes my omelets turn into scrambled eggs, I'm sure we've all been there - done that. It's super hard to make a perfect omelet. But the last couple of times I've managed to get a great result. The key is low heat, just the right amount … Continue reading Hetty’s Ham&Cheese Omelet!
Hey everyone! It's a wonderful today and I'm relaxing out on the pattio, having a "patio office" kind of day. I love being able to work outside on the patio like this, it brings back so many good memories. I've been struggeling lately, the past few days I've had a really bad headcahe on top … Continue reading Never stop beliving in yourself!
I love a good casserole dish, and I love pasta. Why not combine the two and make a pasta casserole dish right? It’s perfect! I make this dish all the time. Its’ tasty, got a lot of good flavor and if you know tomorrow is going to be a stressful day, then this dish is … Continue reading Hetty’s casserole pasta!
Hey everyone! It's a beautiful day today, the weather is amazing. The truth is that I've been struggling a lot lately. As you all know I've not been my true self since my mom passed away in November 2k18. It's been a rollercoster ride ever since. Good days, better days, sad days, bad days etc. … Continue reading The drive that keeps us going
Hey everyone! Re-post by request. Enjoy! This dish is a twist to another recipe I’ve posted before. I promise that it’s as simple as the first one. Ingredients: 2 kg of small potatoes Salt Pepper Chili explosion spice mix ( you can use chili flakes instead if you want.) Extra Virgin olive oil 2 TBS … Continue reading Hetty’s oven potatoes!
Hey everyone! Today's dinner recipe is Chicken-melt-wrap. It's super easy to make and perfect for any night of the week. As I've started to eat a whole lot more healthy than I used to do, It's a lot of chicken and Salmon on the menu for sure. But It's so much you can do with … Continue reading Chicken melt wrap!
Hey everyone! I've been working on getting in better shape, loos weight and changing my lifestyle for the better. I eat better and I workout every morning and I feel great about it! I wanted to share a brealfast tip that I'm totally IN LOVE with these days. I switched out my regular bread brekfast … Continue reading Hetty’s Berry Breakfast!
Hey everyone! Yet a wonderful day and Friday is here. Waking up every mornig is a gift, a gift I'm very greatful to get every morning. As many of you know I have immune failure disease also known as Hypogammaglobulinemi. It's such a long word. Anyway, the point being that I sometimes have more "bad" … Continue reading Bad days, good days and the inbetweens.
Hey everyone! I've been diving into a new world I've only seen on TV, not the good kind to be honest. I've lawyered up because it turns out my former Landlord is a criminal. Now I'm afraid of him showing up at my new address, I'm paying my lawyer a massive amount of money to … Continue reading OMG! What Just Happened!
Hey Everyone! It's been a while since I've posted. Things have been a little crazy latley. First of all I moved, then I got in a conflict with my previous landlord, I contacted my lawyer and she sent a letter to try to my previous landlord in hope that we don't have to go to … Continue reading Say What? OMG!
New day, A large cup of coffee to keep me going and I'm still standing. Not duing anything moving realted until Friday. I need to save up my energy for the move. But since I do have some energy I'm using the little that I have to work on my book and do some blogging. … Continue reading “New Chapter”
It's four days until I'm moving, and guess what? I have a check-up appointment at the hospital the day after I'm moving. I'm moving on March 1st and 2nd and my appointment is on march 3rd at 9 A.M so I have to leav on the train at 06.37, my only hope here is coffee, … Continue reading The Chaos of moving..
I feel like I currently live in a cardboard box, and totally and utterly chaotic. I barely get any time to write at all, I feel like all I'm doing is wrapping up my apartment, and desperately washing clothes in order to have no laundry what so ever when I'm moving in less than two … Continue reading Exhausted, Moving and life.
Herbs, something I love to use in my cooking. During the summer I always plant a few of my favorite herbs out in our garden, or in a large flower pot on the deck in out bakyard. Currently I don't really have a backyard, nor a larger deck on the other side of my house. … Continue reading Herbs & life!
Hey everyone! I love interior design, decorating and there's nothing like a fresh bouqett of flowers to make it all a little better. I've always loved to fix up a room - giving a my old bedroom a fresh coat of paint, maybe fix up some of the furnitre, and buy a new set of … Continue reading Bouquet of flowers!
Leftovers are great any night of the week, yesterday I had leftover lasagna for dinner. Me and my good Friend Mathile celebrated Galentines day on Valentines day this year. So I made lasagna, and it was a hit. I always love eating left over lasagna the next day. It's almsot like it actually tastes better … Continue reading Left over lasagna!
This a dish that is too easy to make, full of flavor and perfect for any day of the week. Best thing of all, use all your favorite ingredients to make it fit your family. Want it spicy? add more spices, don't like this or that? switch it out with something you like! This is … Continue reading Lefter over Chicken!
Hey everyone! I'm moving to a new apartment on March 1st. New city, new adventures. I do feel a little like Carie Bradshaw; Living in the city, writing, expensive apartment I barely can afford and I use the little amount of money I have left, on food and bills. But On the other hand, when … Continue reading Moving – Writing & Beyond!
Hey everyone! New week, the whole pasta dish went south. Basically what happened was that the sauce turned out eatable but far from "sharing"quality. It sort of seperated. But do not fear I have a some new recipes coming out this week as well. My pork-stir-fry, Hetty's special, I'm also going to try and make … Continue reading Amazing things are happening!
Hey everyone! Saturday, and to be honest it's been one of these days when all I've done is sleeping all day. Everybody needs a day like this every now and then. I think I've been needing a day like this for a while now and today was the day I took the time to do … Continue reading Best homemade pizza sauce!
Hey everyone! I've been recipe testing for a while now, trying out new things and to combine a variety of ingredients to make new and imporved recipes. This weekened I have a couple of new recipes coming up that I will be sharing with all of you. These recipes are recipes that I haven't made … Continue reading New recipes – This weekend.
Hey everyone! First of all I wanted to wish all of you a happy new year! I wish all of you the best, and I hope this new decade and this new year will be an amazing one for each and every one of you out there. 2018 was a year filled with new experiences, … Continue reading Happy New Year – Update!
Hey everyone! It's December 3rd already, and today I've written most of the Christmas cards for this holiday season. I only have ten or so left, yes - this year I'm sending Christmas cards to a lot of people. Family, near and far away and a couple of friends of course. Some people I have … Continue reading December with Hetty – Day 3!
Hey everyone! It's December second and I'm super excited that December is finally here. I love the holidays, and this year I intend to celebrate every day of December to the fullest. Christmas cheer for all to hear, Yesterday I got up at 7- a.m because I was so excited to finally be able to … Continue reading December with Hetty – Day 1&2!
A whise Woman once said " The only time to eat diet food is while you're waiting on the Steake to be cooked. " - Julia child
Hey everyone! Second post today, but in order for December with Hetty 2k19 to work completely it's important that you follow me on Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook. The only thing you have to do is add me as a friend on Snapchat, follow me on Instagram and last but not least like and follow my … Continue reading Follow me on Social media!
This dizziness is killing me, all I've been able to do for the past week or so is to go for walks with the dogs and sleep. People keep asking me it's like riding a carousel or if it feels like I'm on a boat with high waves. I'm like, well.. It's like riding a … Continue reading Thanksgiving week!
Hey everyone! Tomorrow is the big day, the launch of Christmas on Hetty's home kitchen. More exact, I will be sharing my plan for Hetty's home kitchen during December, and y'all get to know everythingn tomorrow. There will be a video post on snapchat, facebook, and twitter as well as Instagram. I'm super excited about … Continue reading Best Guacamole recipe ever!
Hey everyone! Today I made my mom's tuna salad. There are some history and a lot of good memories around this recipe. I remember growing up my mom would always come up with new and tasty recipes that we would have for dinner. This tuna salad is one of them. I remember always looking forward … Continue reading Anette’s Tuna Salad
Hey everyone! The past week was as I called it the week from hell. The reason being it was exactly one year since I lost my mom. I wasn't able to blog or write anything at all that week and the days before last week were hard as well. It's in general been a difficult … Continue reading New week – new beginigs! Coming up this week:
Hey everyone! It's Halloween! Happy Halloween y'all! today I think I'll share one of my favorite recipes with y'all today. This reicpe has been in the family for a long time, my mom made it better than anyone, and I've heard I'm making it as good as her and that melted my heart to hear. … Continue reading Lasagna – Mom’s recipe
Hey everyone! Today I had pasta with bacon and cheese sauce for dinner today. It's one of my favorites, even though I don't eat it as much now as I used to. I'm excited about sharing this dinner tipp with Y'all. My mom was the one teaching me to do this, and when she made … Continue reading Bacon and cheese sauce pasta! A Dish to Die for!
Hey Everyone! This is a very personal post from my side of the world today. The reason that I wanted to write a personal post like this, and talk to you about something that is deeply personal to me is that I think it's time. As many of you know I lost my mom a … Continue reading Personal note from Hetty
Hey everyone! Tortellini is a dish my mom loved to eat, she loved experementing and trying out new and imporved recipes she saw on Tv in a cooking show or sometimes she simply had all the ideas she needed. She was so creative and amazing in everyway possible. Anyway today I'm making tortellini for dinner … Continue reading My mom’s Tortellini improvment!
Hey everyone! It's the first day of fall y'all! I'm som excited! fianlly I don't have to hide how happy I'm that fall is here! I love all the seaons equally as much. I feel like I'm already counting down the days until Thanksgiving. Last yearI was too sick to hoast. This year I'm going … Continue reading Interior Tuesday with Hetty