Monthly Archives: October 2011

Snus

When I first began working here I noticed one of my colleagues would occasionally  discreetly pop what looked like a tablet underneath his top lip. I assumed he had Vitamin B12 deficiency, or some other medical condition requiring rapid medicinal … Continue reading

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Jeg vil gjerne en kaffe

For the last month Brian and I have been enrolled in Norwegian class with the folksuniversitet. The classes are intensive at seven hours a week, with as many hours again in homework assignments. Slowly though, our Norwegian has been improving.  … Continue reading

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Reminiscence

Brian spotted this vehicle on our morning run. Now, I just can’t quite put my finger on it.  Where have I seen that logo before?

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Breaking news: Sunshine in Norway

You know you’re in for some rough weather, when a day of projected sunshine makes national headlines.  “Summer makes a comeback!” the headlines read.  With the summery day forecast for Saturday, we felt obligated to head out and enjoy the … Continue reading

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