Making Laufabrauð with the locals
Expat life

Making Laufabrauð with the locals

Laufabraud translates to “leaf bread” in Icelandic and is something most local families will do around the holiday season. Traditionally Laufabraud is eaten with Hangikjot or smoked lamb on December 25th, the second day of Christmas. In this video I…

13 Santas GIVEAWAY!
Iceland

13 Santas GIVEAWAY!

Happy holidays Team Iceland! It’s the Icelandic Santa Claus 13 days of Christmas GIVEAWAY! If you haven’t heard about the Yule Lads of Iceland, make sure to check it out so you can understand what is going on – it’s…

Christmas Beers
Expat life

Christmas Beers

The Christmas beer season has begun – and the selection is bigger than ever. This is the time of year when Icelanders compare notes on which Christmas beer is worth trying. Some people like to invite friends over for a…