Norway: I have never been there before. It is a new place.

You know, I have never actually been to Norway. I mean, I’ve heard about the place, I’ve seen pictures and videos, because it’s famously beautiful, and I’d actually wanted to go visit at some point, because it’s not a distant land, and I can read Norwegian (it’s very close to Swedish), if not speak it, but the fact is that I hadn’t gotten around to visiting it, and now we are moving there.

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Review: Sallad & sånt Cafe (Or, Praise the Holy Lasagna!)

We are lucky to live in the lovely Årsta, which is a fairly central suburb of Stockholm City proper. Lucky not just because it’s central, and quiet, and has easy access to the city centre, and very green (well, most of Stockholm is very green, so it’s not that special), but because, among other things, it has really good neighborhood grub.  By grub, I mean … Continue reading Review: Sallad & sånt Cafe (Or, Praise the Holy Lasagna!)

Autumn Saturday in Stockholm: Spice Shop and Haymarket

I am not sure I’ve mentioned this, but autumn is probably my favorite season. I am also aware of the fact that I say that I love a lot of things – to eat, to do, and different weather, and… the reason for that is probably just me: I love a lot of things and I don’t feel the need to pick necessarily.  I really … Continue reading Autumn Saturday in Stockholm: Spice Shop and Haymarket