Even more trippy than long hours of daylight (which I love by the way and will miss dearly), is when it is grey and gloomy all day and then at 9 PM the sun starts to come out. And then instead of winding down, you start to wake up all over again because it gets … Continue reading More Baffling Daylight Scenarios
sun traf·fic Noun a Norwegian phenomenon in which road traffic is at or near a standstill because the sun came out and everyone is trying to leave work early at precisely the same time
Apparently donkeys exist in Norway. I had no idea.
I guess it really was only a week and a bit ago...Chavva and I took a day trip to Oslo. We have been wanting to have a girl's trip for basically the last year and finally squeezed in a - day. Guess that's what happens with schedules and a wee one at home! But, we … Continue reading Oschloo
I don't mean to sound rude in any way, I just need a sounding board for a minute and then I can go back to laughing this off. Most of the time I truly appreciate the much more relaxed mentality 'round these parts. People value their holidays, and not everyone is bending over backwards to … Continue reading Blessing and a Curse: The Work System In Norway
Today was the Day of Dance in Norway. I think it also may have been through all of Scandinavia, but don't quote me on that. Anyways, it turned out to be a lovely sunny day which was fantastic as the performance is held outdoors. There were several numbers by different dance schools/programs in the area. … Continue reading Dansens Dag 2013
I think....I really think....Spring is coming! At least it has felt like it a bit more with the April 'showers' - aka blustery sideways rain spasticly turning to sunshine and then a wind comes in and blows you over. Not to mention the day light being obviously longer. Been having some great sunsets, noticeably in … Continue reading Times They Are A Changin’