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Danish Christmas Day Rice Pudding with Cherry Sauce Recipe (Risalamande)

In Denmark, many Danes end Christmas Day dinner with an almond and rice pudding dessert with cherry sauce called Risalamande (pronounced rees-sil-lā-mon-de. ) Actually you can make and eat Risalamande any time of the year but it is often associated with Christmas because one of the ingredients in Risalamande is a rice porridge called Risengrød (pronounced risen-groo with a hint of a d sound at the end) which again, you can eat any time of the year. It is a tradition to serve Risengrød as part of Christmas Eve dinner and put some outside for the gnomes (similar to bribing Santa Claus with cookies and milk.) If you don’t thank the gnomes (Nisse in Danish, Tomte in other Scandinavian countries) for protecting the family from harm with a bowl of porridge on Christmas Eve, the nisser (plural for nisse) will get mad and play tricks on you.  But you don’t want to give all of the leftover porridge to the gnomes! By the time Christmas day rolls around, the nisser should be fat and happy a

21 Shopping Hacks You Need to Know to Save Money!

Even though the calendar says we have one more month of summer left, it's time to think about Back to School shopping.

Sad face.

Or you might want to take advantage of the summer clearance and back to school sales to save a little cash on what you want or need. There's no shame in that.

Or it's a Tuesday and you need to buy food.


Either way, in one form or another you're going to go to the store to buy something and want to get the best return on investment for your hard earned dollar. I can help you with that. I put together some of my favorite Ninja Bargain Shopping tips, tricks, and hacks to help you save money on what you need or want without blowing a hole in your budget. 


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 1. How to Know You are Saving the Most Money: Find and Compare the Unit Price - This is the one thing you are not doing that will save you the most money!


 2. 12 Things I Do Not Buy -  Sometimes saving money is not about what you buy on sale but what you don’t buy at all.





3. 16 Money Saving Zulily Shopping Hacks -  So much so that I bought the majority of last year’s Christmas gifts from Zulily and saved up to 75% off the regular price AND I finished my shopping before December!

4.  Six Tips for Saving Money When Bulk Buying and Buying in Bulk

5. How to Buy in Bulk and Save Money Without a Warehouse Club Membership

6. 17 Things to Buy at the Dollar Store by the Case

7.  6 Hidden Grocery Budget Busters 



13. Christmas Shopping Tips that Save Time and Money

14. How to Shop Seasonally and Save Money when Nothing is Growing Locally

15. Extreme Couponing and Stockpiling: What it is and What it Isn’t

16. Shopping Loyalty Club Card Organizer



Now I always have my store cards with me when I forget to use them.

17. How Busy People Extreme Coupon for Healthy Food

18. 6 Thrift and Shopping Scores!

19. Make a (Cute) No Solicitors Sign



This sign probably saves me more money than I realize.

20. Habitat Restore Treasure Hunt

21. Save Travel Time and Money with a Zero Waste Road Trip - by concentrating on reducing our trash, we accidentally saved money. Yay us!


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