My fellow followers, I soon will be back in Norway and staying there! My dreams are becoming a reality! My visa will be on it's way and I'll be a legal resident of Norway. Please refer to the following rant if you have a problem with this: Seems that now that I am following my … Continue reading Repost: Lookie Here, Haters…
Millennial or Generation Y: mid 1990s-early 2000s. We have technology only dreamed of before. Everything is technology technology technology 24/7. We have it with us always and portable. Internet is everywhere. With Spotify making music across the globe easily accessible, why not cross boundaries and subcultures? MTV as the 1980s knew it is dead. Religion … Continue reading Millennial Hatred vs This Millennial
Write a little introduction about yourself. My name is Christina. I'm married to Kim-Andre and have one black cat named Stoner. Both are mentioned a lot in this blog. I used to have three cats but had to adopt them out due to moving to Norway. I am not very happy about it. What is … Continue reading About This Blog and My Journey
I am an British-Irish-Italian-Sicilian American (mostly Italian-Sicilian).... moving to Norway. Coming back to the States makes me realize I miss my own culture. I miss being around people that understand me and make me feel at home. I am not saying that my family didn't try to make me feel at home, but I still felt … Continue reading What I Miss
I looked up some big sociological words that all apply to me: Immigrant subcultures, biculturalism, cultural assimilation..... these words all have to do with "blending in" with your culture or choosing to live with multiple identities. What I will do with myself in Norway is unclear to me in terms of assimilation, or becoming a … Continue reading Biculturalsim Poll
Lemme Point This Out... I wondered how I could fit in...... Well first, as you already know, I am emerged in the culture. Oh dear. It was weird and foreign for Norwegians to see me act traditional to the point of wanting to correct my behavior. For instance, I make food spicier for my husband … Continue reading US and Norwegian Feminism
There is a pupper I live with named Rappo. This pupper is a an awesomely cute pup. Here is a picture of cute puppers: Unfortunately no Norwegian person will call a dog, pupper. You should probably stop using the word pupper. It means boobs.