Wishing anyone who stumbles over this page a wonderful new year! Hope yours is filled with good things!
I love Hockey! Maybe it’s because I’m from Minnesota with all our wonderful frozen lakes or that I have some deep seated hostility that I need an outlet for? Maybe […]
We spent last weekend wandering around the Christmas market in Dusseldorf and watching the World Cup FIS Ski Cross-Country sponsored by Allrounder . The 1.5 kilometer sprint takes place on […]
Our wonderful neighbors / landlords were at the door with a gift. I was not aware that this was a tradition in Germany. It is not normal in Norway but I […]
My wonderful neighbor tipped me off that today is St. Martins Day or Martini day as she called. So naturally, I got out my jigger and was shaking and not […]
As a foreigner in a foreign land there are many things I wonder about. Like why does everything here smell like onions? Why are quilted vests so popular here? and […]
Normally, I live in Haugesund on the west coast of Norway. The people of Haugesund are very proud of their heritage and continue to celebrate herring or Sild with festivals […]