Menu plan – 25 January 2022 (Shopping our cupboards/freezer)

Happy Tuesday and - as it's the 25th of January - happy Burns Night! The time when Scots at home and around the world celebrate the poet, Robert Burns. (He was born on 25 January, lived from 1759 to 1796) And eat haggis, usually accompanied by a wee nip of whisky (I'm not a fan… Continue reading Menu plan – 25 January 2022 (Shopping our cupboards/freezer)

Menu plan – 18 January 2022 (Shopping our cupboards/freezer)

Happy Tuesday - time for a bit of menu planning! Set your timer for 10 minutes, enjoy a cup of tea or chilled water and get going! Here's what's on the menu this week at Casa Copenhagen (still working through what we have in our freezer/pantry this month)! Mongolian beefSwedish cheese pie Mongolian beef with… Continue reading Menu plan – 18 January 2022 (Shopping our cupboards/freezer)

Still shopping our cupboards/freezer/fridge! Menu plan – 12 January 2022

Happy Wednesday! We're still working through what we have in our fridge/freezer/pantry this month and only buying absolute necessities like ryebread and milk. Woo hoo, love to have a good clearout and save money, said the Canny Scot! Here's what's on the menu this week at Casa Copenhagen! I'll be baking a bath of my… Continue reading Still shopping our cupboards/freezer/fridge! Menu plan – 12 January 2022

Shopping my cupboards/freezer/fridge! Menu plan – 4 January 2022

Happy first Tuesday of 2022! It doesn't matter if it's June or January...Tuesday is the day I plan my menu and plan some "play"! We had a wonderful Christmas - very quiet, just the family (hubby and I are now Empty Nesters but our son and daughter came to stay for a couple of days)… Continue reading Shopping my cupboards/freezer/fridge! Menu plan – 4 January 2022

Menu plan – 9 November 2021

Happy Tuesday! It's the day I plan my menu...and I also make sure to plan some "play". We all need something to look forward to and, if I don't get some "in person" social connection during these long dark weeks of autumn and winter, my mood slides downhill fast. So I'm reaching out to a… Continue reading Menu plan – 9 November 2021

Menu plan – 27 October 2021

Happy Wednesday! I hope your week is off to a great start...I can't believe how fast the days are passing by, and how very dark it is these mornings in Copenhagen! But, hey ho, my menu plan is written so it's all good! If you're new to menu planning, then don't go overboard... If you… Continue reading Menu plan – 27 October 2021

Menu plan – 19 October 2021

Good morning from wet and grey Copenhagen where I've been down at the sea for my usual skinnydip seaswim (sea temperature has now fallen to 10c/50f). Keep warm out there! Tuesday is "Plan and Play" in Flyland Land and I'm doing a spot of planning (deskwork) and have been in touch with a friend to… Continue reading Menu plan – 19 October 2021

Menu plan – 12 October 2021

Happy Tuesday! Time to grab your diary/notebook, pour yourself a glass of water or mug of hot coffee, set your timer and do a bit of planning or deskwork... It doesn't have to be Tuesday, just pick a day of the week that works for you. Check your diary to see what is coming up,… Continue reading Menu plan – 12 October 2021

Menu plan – 6 October 2021

Good morning from rather foggy and gloomy Copenhagen where it's getting darker every morning...but our winterbathing (skinnydipping in the Danish sea, all year round) is keeping us revived and refreshed! It was rather breezy this morning...hold on to your hats! Danish winterbathing = skinnydipping in the sea, all year round As the weather turns much… Continue reading Menu plan – 6 October 2021

Menu plan – 28 September 2021

Happy Tuesday from wonderful Copenhagen where we had torrential rain during the night (the kind that wakes you up) but we are currently sunny! Not going to beat around the bush (places to go, people to see!) so here's this week's menu at Casa Copenhagen! Geraniums are blooming again after last night's rain!One of our… Continue reading Menu plan – 28 September 2021

VIDEO How to make Danish Fruit Salad…contains chocolate!

And just when you thought Denmark couldn't be any more hygge - we bring you a traditional Danish fruit salad. Which contains chocolate! Danish Fruit Salad Will you try it? So simple and yummy! Danish kids call it abemad which means monkey food! https://youtu.be/Pt7edpIpZ8U Add as much chocolate as you like! You can find more… Continue reading VIDEO How to make Danish Fruit Salad…contains chocolate!

🥗 MENU What’s for dinner? Flylady Menu planning

What's for dinner this week at Casa Copenhagen? Yet another "public holiday" in Denmark this week! (Church and state are linked in Denmark and most of our public holidays follow the Christian calendar. Thursday is Kristi Himmelfart = Ascension. And schools/many workplaces will also be closed on Friday). If I don't specify below, side dishes… Continue reading 🥗 MENU What’s for dinner? Flylady Menu planning

🥗 MENU What’s for dinner? Flylady menu planning

Here's what's on the menu at Casa Copenhagen this week! Red lentil coconut dal (pictured above)...so easy and good! My recipe is here Homemade lasagne with a spinach salad (we use a variation of this recipe https://www.dk-kogebogen.dk/opskrifter/850/lasagne), using fresh lasagne sheets  Usually I prepare two at the same time and freeze one lasagne for later use luxury… Continue reading 🥗 MENU What’s for dinner? Flylady menu planning