Running Errands

The view of the sun setting over the snow-dusted mountains in the photo above is a picture taken by a colleague of T, who has kindly gone to personally view the apartment which we have now agreed to rent.  In a few days we will be traveling to Telemark to run pre-moving-in errands.  T will give his first lecture in the course he’s teaching, we will sign papers, … Continue reading Running Errands

Moving Abroad – 3. Keeping Your Cat and Your Sanity

In this third post in the series about moving internationally (here are the first and second posts in the series), I will endeavor to give Useful and Practical Advice™ for not losing your sanity, your cat (dog, hamster*, tank of pet jellyfish**), your offspring, or your luggage while moving to another country. A little background for those just tuning in – I am currently in … Continue reading Moving Abroad – 3. Keeping Your Cat and Your Sanity

Awesome Swedish Rye-and-Wheat Overnight Breakfast Rolls

  So recently I have been wanting some Swedish-style breakfast bread rolls that tend to contain rye or whole wheat, and which are awesome slathered with butter, loaded with cheese or charcuterie, or even jam (but maybe not all at the same time), and go amazingly well with hot tea or coffee on a cold winter morning.  Now, these rolls aren’t really something that you buy … Continue reading Awesome Swedish Rye-and-Wheat Overnight Breakfast Rolls