On December Saint Lucia Day, your family can pay homage to the fourth-century saint remembered for her hospitality. This festive bread is inspired by the candle-covered crown she is said to have worn to light her way as she brought food to the poor.
As the sun rises on December Scandinavians honor Saint Lucia, the patroness of light, at an early-morning feast of cake or buns flavored with saffron, which imparts a golden hue / FREE recipe
i love this SO much! Lucia Buns (Swedish Saffron Christmas Bread) from Sprinkle Bakes
Lucia Buns - recipe from King Arthur Flour - seriously - the real candles?
Celebrate With Scandinavian Holiday Recipes - Babble
I am obsessed with telling the story of St. Lucia to my students in chapel near her feast on Dec. Lucia and wear the crown of candles! Lucia Buns with me (lussekatt)?