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#126 Summer Stories Part Two
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  • #126 Summer Stories Part Two

    #126 Summer Stories Part Two

    Jul 10, 2023 • 21:11

    We’re talking to some of our guests from this past spring. We hear a bit about exploring the viking island...

  • #125 Summer Stories Part One

    #125 Summer Stories Part One

    Jun 26, 2023 • 14:14

    In this special summer edition, we find out how former guests Adam from Australia, Matteo from Argentina and Diana from Latvia spend their summers, both in Sweden and around the world.

  • #124 Attack of the Giant Potato

    #124 Attack of the Giant Potato

    Jun 12, 2023 • 20:05

    Today we chat with Ben, who works in comedy, about living in part-time in Linköping, voiceover work, and making a film about all the big things in the small towns across Sweden.

Merry Victorian Christmas pt. 3

I’m not really sure if this is an actual Christmas card, or just a general “My headless goat wants some...

Wish list

Why does my husband ask me for a Christmas wish list if he isn’t going to buy anything I put...

Christmas in Sweden – Food

We celebrate Christmas on Christmas Eve and celebrations start with lunch at noon. Christmas food in Sweden is ham, pickled...

Merry Victorian Christmas pt. 2

This week’s Victorian Christmas card depicts a party of birds apparently on their way to torch another bird’s nest. At...

Wrong season, I know…

… but my son just told me this weekend about what happened when he went trick-or-treating this year in Stockholm...

Thursday

As usual, today is simply “Thursday” here in Sweden. I have nothing Thanksgiving-ish to say, so I leave you with...

Blender of Fire

On my YouTube recommendations today. My questions: Why? Just what have the kids been looking at when they hijack my...

Movies

Took the kids to the movies yesterday to see “Fantastic Beasts” and they were literally on the edge of their...

Mars exploration

Last night I dreamt that interstellar flight was available and we could travel to Mars. When I got to Mars...

Bad parent

According to my kids, here are the reasons I’m a bad parent this week: Ordered clouds to block view of...

Chicago Cubes

While we were in Italy, we heard the news about the Chicago Cubs World Series win on the radio. Of...

Back from Italy

We’ve been in Italy the past week, offline and relaxing. People ask me, “Why are you always going to Italy?”...

Victorian Halloween

Sometimes I think it must have been terrifying to live in Victorian times just based on their holiday cards.

I am a mole person

My husband posted this on Facebook yesterday: “The official report is in: Stockholm had only 35 minutes of sunlight in...

Eye troll

For the second time in a month, I’ve gotten a nasty eye infection. Yes, yes I know it’s my makeup...