It's a GIRL!

We are so excited to welcome our sweet daughter to the world!...more

Solvang / Santa Barbara Vacation

Over Ryan's spring break week last week, we decided to take a long weekend trip over to Santa Barbara and Solvang. It was so much fun!!! One highlite of our trip: Ostrich Land ....more

Baby Shower

Last weekend I had a wonderful baby shower with family and friends - thank you, everyone! Baby Sterrenberg is so loved already and we feel incredibly blessed to be so supported by so many friends and family.Here are a few photos from the fun day! My super talented sister-in-law made all the adorable decorations (note the Dala horses)! ...more

Cardamom Cake

I posted about this scrumptious cake just a few weeks ago and have had a few people request the recipe - so here it is in all its glory! What I love about this cake is that it's a heartier, not overly sweet cake. I highly recommend tracking down some pearl sugar for the topping (IKEA carries it, as do specialty food stores) ....more

Baked goods

Here are a few things I've been baking over the past month or so that have been worthy of baking again....more

We took a trip

Ryan and I took a lovely long weekend to San Diego over President's Day. We had beautiful weather the entire time and had a wonderful time relaxing, sightseeing, and eating some fun food!One of the highlights was going to the San Diego Maritime Museum on the water. It consists of 6 different historic ships you can tour, each with their own exhibits ....more

All about food

I feel like Ryan and I have had some really good food lately and I just wanted to make a list of things so I don't forget them. Sorry this post will be boring and sans pictures....more

Life in a nutshell

Happy New Year, everyone! 2015 is going to be great. I can't believe my pregnancy is already over halfway done ....more

God Jul!

Merry Christmas/God Jul to all of you out there! May you have a blessed day and new year ahead! xoxo, Kathryn ...more

Scandinavian Christmas: Day 9

Here we are already on day 9! Today I welcome back Erica! Erica is married to my cousin Sten, and they have a precious little girl named Lucy ....more