A peek inside this mammoth egg sculpture shows you the hidden confections waiting to be consumed.
I bought a carton of hollow-chocolate Easter eggs. Inside each lay three milk, white, and dark chocolates in the shape of fish, shells, etc. The marine theme is due to the holdover Catholic tradition of a meatless Good Friday focused on seafood (even though Norwegians are now Lutheran by birth — truly, you’re born into the Lutheran church and have to opt out later.)
The Easter Bunny is a recent import to Norway. I bought a smaller version of this guy, whose belly was filled with chocolates.
March 18, 2016. Easter (known as Påske in Norway) has crept up on us early this year, and frankly, no one is ready. Last year, stores flaunted decorations and treats at least a month in advance of the big event. 1,783 more words
Hello my friends! Happy Easter! I hope that you are not feeling too bloated on chocolate and have enjoyed the day ;) Granted it hasn’t been as sunny this weekend as we’d hoped for but hey, we’re Brits and we’ll make the most of it. 256 more words