Mid-life crisis

I’m home, and I’m baking, baking, baking and have started applying for jobs! I’m also skiing, but not as much as I’d like to because the snow hasn’t been great and it has been really warm temperatures for the last couple of weeks. But the last few days, the cold has finally has come back and I’m so…

I’m done!

I did it! I’m done!  Nine months of internship in Bali is finished! It feels extremely bittersweet. And I will miss everyone so much.  Right now Im sitting in the airport about to board the first plan home. I’ll go through,  Singapore, Helsinki and Stockholm before I reach my home in the north of Sweden….

They call me Gingerbread Queen 

You know when you are doing something, that you have been doing for a while and your head become kind of mushi?  Well that is what my head has been for almost three weeks now. Why? Because of gingerbread, that’s why. At work, I have been assigned to make gingerbread trains for Christmas, which has…

A Bomb in Ubud 

While I was peacefully sleeping in my bed, a bomb drama happen just a few minutes from my house. Apparently someone had dropped off two suitcases at a petrol pump. They don’t know who did it yet. But the bags has been detonated by the police.  It later was discovered that it wasn’t a bomb…

Morning and night market 

You know in comedy movies, when it has been raining and the main character is walking down the street, and then suddenly a car drives buy and hitting him with water? That happened to me today! Kind of.  I was walking down the street when a plastic roof I passed broke and drowned me with…

It’s the final countdown 

Wow, today, it’s exactly one month until I get on a plane back to Sweden! I have to admit, I’m nervous about getting back home to Sweden. For the first time in awhile,  I’m not 100% sure of what is going to happen next.  My school is done, my internship at mandapa will be done,…

The Winemakers Dinner 

Last night in Kubu we had a event, that we called,”wine dinner”  it was awesome. It was my third time that I have been working at an event in Kubu, in overall I have been working with maybe 8 events in Mandapa. But this one felt like the best one for me Except an amazing selection…

A midnight snack 

Me and my housemate Natasha from Taiwan is right now sitting in a Basko warung and eating Ayam Goreng (fried chicken) and Nasi Goreng (fried rice) with six cats. earlier this evening we have been working on a event in Kubu restaurant,  which was awesome, and I will write about it tomorrow(when I have gotten…

Good news 

I got some really good news to share with you guys! Since I have decided to extend my internship  here in Indonesia (and since I won’t get any allowens from my internship anymore) I decided to apply for a scholarship at Visita. And just before the weekend we got an email from them, saying that I…

Desserts!

Like I have told you before, I’m currently covering my friend Stella in Kubu, when she is off. And this week was no diffrent I really love hanging out with the Kubu staff, they are amazing and really funny. And it feels great that my Sensei’s are trusting me of handle the desserts by my…

The water days

On Saturday the pastry team of mandapa had a gathering at one of my colleges villa, it was nice. I let them try pickled herring with sourcream sauce and potatos. It was not a hit. At midnight Stephanie came by and since it was her birthday we surprised her with a cake We also eat…

Back in Kubu

After about 2 months absences I’m back at Kubu our fine dining resturant here at Mandapa, which have have gone up to the first place on TripAdviser . This has of course increased the amount of people. From sometimes 4 people per night til 60 people. Kubu is a relatively smalI resturant so for us 60 is…