Cozy up this winter with Scandinavian-style celebrations! Whether you're an enthusiast of modern Scandinavian decor or have genuine Scandinavian heritage, you'll adore this hygge handbook for family-friendly traditions and merry gatherings. Featuring seasonal festivities like Lucia Day and Christmas Eve Dinner, plus everyday get-togethers like Afternoon Fika, this book provides simple recipes, handmade decorations, and entertaining tips. With accessible ingredients, bake goodies like Lucia Buns, Mom's Maple Pecan Rings, and Hot Chocolate with Cardamom Marshmallows. Learn to make savory recipes from the region like Swedish Meatballs with Gravy and Poached Salmon with Dill Sauce too. Get ready to experience the pleasures and customs of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland, the alleged happiest places on earth. As much a cookbook as a coffee table book, it’s a great gift idea.