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Learning Norwegian

After struggling (still struggling) with the fact that I am now a housewife, a spell of believing I would find a career in the entertainment business as a choreographer (this mainly involved making up dance routines in my kitchen) and … Continue reading

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A Norwegian Christmas…..

We did it…. we successfully celebrated our first traditional Norwegian Christmas.  Weeks were spent leading up to this date researching  what was involved to ensure it all goes smoothly. This is what we found out. Christmas Eve seems to be … Continue reading

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Beautiful people.

One of the many things that stand out about Bergen is the beautiful people. These are the laid back but organised, friendly yet aloof people you find smiling around the City. They walk with an air of confidence that the … Continue reading

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I love Bergen!!

We are lucky enough to have the City of Bergen within driving distance from us. Being the 2nd biggest City in Norway it doesn’t disappoint. This weekend was the perfect time for a visit. With temperatures hitting as low as … Continue reading

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The blushing foreigner….

While writing this I am looking at our collection of ‘learn your self……….’ books. From where I am sitting I can see: Learn yourself Norwegian Learn yourself Italian Learn yourself French Learn yourself German learn yourself Spanish Ben has an … Continue reading

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At around 40 nok (4 quid) for a loaf of bread… I am very happy to report that the bearded wonder has produced a sublime version of his own ; )

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Spot the English folk…….

 Spot the English folk…… As far as I know, we are the only English family living in our little space of what is known as “The Green Island”. We briefly met a man when we first moved here who was … Continue reading

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