Friends are the Best Gift
wheat bag, which will be great to have in the cold months that are ahead. As if that wasn´t enough, I got an unused pair of jeans that fit me perfectly, weeded out from a brimful closet. I didn´t even own a pair of jeans, so how perfect was that!
This, in combination with fika*, the traditional Swedish mid-morning or afternoon snack that consists of a cup of coffee or tea and a sweet bread of some kind, like a cinnamon bun, a piece of cake, or a cookie, makes a perfect Sunday!
* this particular friend once introduced me to vrål-fika (lit. roaring fika), a cup of coffee or tea with a whole platefull of sweetbreads, the fika equivalent of the grand dessert, a veritable sugar fest! Also, on a traditional kafferep (coffee party or kaffee klatsch), you´ll have time to take påtår and tretår (lit. tår = tear or drop, på = on = on top of the first, and tre = three or third).