I figure now would be a nice time to Write about how my move into my new Apartment in Ålesund is going. Where I live has a story to it. In WWII it was a brothel for the Nazis. When the war was over one man shot himself in the head there, and another two … Continue reading Apartment
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
Thank you, IKEA for letting me at least look Swedish cheaply. Oh, great meatballs too. **Fun fact: I have a massive tattoo of Marimekko's famous "Unikko" poppy print on my upper thigh. This is how much I love Scandinavian design.
If you thought I didn't know about 100 years of Finnish Independence from Sweden and Russia you'd be very wrong. How could I not know? So many of the facebook pages, blogs and websites I follow announced it joyously. Also with this post I want to say goodbye to HIM, one of Finland's most well … Continue reading Proud Finns: Independence and HIM
I've got social anxiety disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, depression and OCD. I don't write about this as though I'm happy about it. Quite the opposite. Being an American that is often seen as quiet and shy is not very well welcomed in this culture. I get snarky rude comments, ignorant questions, embarrassing moments, and flat … Continue reading Social Anxiety and Norway
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