Tag: Christmas

Learn Norwegian with Me: Winter Words ft. Christmas Pt 1

First off, the words I will teach you are in the dialect of Bokmål which is the most commonly understood Norwegian and is used in written Norwegian. Nynorsk is less common. Pronounciation is based off of American English. Remember there is a slight r…

Christmas Here and There

I have been asked about the differences in culture regarding Christmas in the US for me and the Norwegian style Christmas with my husband’s family. Here is a list I have made of comparisons. CHRISTMAS TREE US: Fake or real trees. Most people get…

Risgrøt- Norwegian Porridge

I absolutely love Risgrøt. Here in my area of Norway, we make it with rice and milk. It is topped with melted butter, cinnamon, sugar and raisins. We eat it for a meal all the time but especially the day before Christmas Eve. Simple…