Tag Archive: Famiily

Click. Suddenly you have clicked yourself in the head.

Here in Norway it is still Christmas. Middle Christmas, we call it. That is the time between Christmas day and New Year’s Eve. During Middle Christmas we mostly go to people’s houses and eat, or people come to our house and eat. The exception is when we go for the... Read More

December 30, 2011 7 Comments

We can not joy in Christmas Eve

I am so sad today. It’s been weeks of frantic bustle. Getting ready for Christmas in Norway is not for the weak. In my business I have forgotten the meaning of Christmas. This, I am sure, is not a problem that only I have. How many of us stop and... Read More

December 22, 2011 4 Comments

A cold with a hangover

Here are some things I have learned today: Jetlag is a real condition. It feels like a combination of a hangover and a cold. Pretty miserable. I have too many clothes. I have spent the day unpacking my suitcase, and, lo and behold, my closet was already full. With my... Read More

October 9, 2011 5 Comments

What made yesterday so spooky?

Here are some really weird things that happened yesterday: Steve was in bed waiting for me to finish his pancakes and a bird flew into our room. Steve and I were sharing at an outdoors meeting by a lake and a three-year-old boy came running behind our friend Egil with... Read More

June 6, 2011 1 Comment

Lessons learned from ducks

As I am writing this I am looking at the ocean. It has been a sunny afternoon and now the wind is picking up and the clouds are slowly covering the sun. Ducks are swimming, riding on the small waves, making the most of the wind. Not fighting it. If... Read More

May 30, 2011 3 Comments