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On the Road: Västerås, Sweden 

I’m in Västerås, Sweden for the weekend to visit my friend Alice, whom I met last year while she was on exchange at Nebraska Wesleyan University. 83 more words

On The Road

Pepparkakor and Advent

A while back Fredrik asked me to make him some pepparkakor (gingerbread cookies) and I finally got around to it. I found a recipe in an old christmas library book and figured that it should be pretty authentic. 174 more words

Nobel Prize Ceremony 2016

The Swedish Royal Family attended the annual Nobel Prize Ceremony and Banquet  in Stockholm on December 10th. King Carl XVI Gustav personally awarded the Prize to each Nobel Laureate. 417 more words


If you earn like a Norwegian and spend like a Kiwi...you're gonna be a rich person!

Dear NumberOneNiece,

Yes, I went to Sweden!

It’s strange to enter the territory of another country…especially by road…I cant help being surprised to see the same rocks trees and grass verges..somehow it seems wrong that it looks just the same. 455 more words

JOSEFIN ÖHRN & The LIBERATION - " Mirage " Best Albums of 2016

Having already been nominated for a Swedish Grammy with their debut EP, Diamond Waves, their debut full-length 2015 on Rocket Recordings, “Horse Dance”, marked out a territory in which beguiling repetition could sashay with sweet pop sounds, melodic flourishes with experimental intensity, and it was summarily rapturously received on arrival, making new fans and earning them appearances at Roskilde Festival and Eindhoven Psych Lab. 290 more words