Rules and Order

I would never say that Norwegians are up tight or driven by the rules. Yet I have heard many stories and myself experienced that sometimes things are the way they are and no one really questions the protocol.  Let me give you an example.... You have to get a prescription for baby aspirin, but can … Continue reading Rules and Order

I’ll be in the sky

After last year's visit and 6 weeks of driving again here in Norway, I've gotten reasonably used to narrow winding roads with no barrier between the road's edge and well, whatever you think you might need a barrier from. (i.e. fjord, lake, ditch, cliff, giant hole created by blasting...). You get used to yielding to … Continue reading I’ll be in the sky


When I think of Heinz, I think of Ketchup....I don't know about you but the thought seems pretty darn North American to me. Turns out I was wrong, and there is a whole other world (actually 6 continents total) that Heinz caters too and is appreciated by....Top choice for Scandanvians when it comes to Chili Sauce! I'm also … Continue reading Heinz