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Spritmuseum, Stockholm

Today is my sister’s 21st birthday (HAPPY BIRTHDAY LANA!) so it seemed appropriate to post about the Spritmuseum in Stockholm, Sweden. It is a museum dedicated to all things alcohol; it’s oddly misplaced in a country where alcohol is strictly regulated (you can’t even advertise hard liquor). 437 more words


List of Happy!

This summer will be Amazing. Just saying. There’s so much awesomeness piled up in the coming months, I’m very nearly speechless. Which is impressive, considering we won’t get more than maybe a week’s family vacation at an unspecified location. 450 more words


Bistronomy: Saturne 75002

It was at Saturne that I ate my first entrée so challenging that I couldn’t finish it. As far as first world statements go, it was a roller coaster of emotions. 200 more words


Dream came true

“We all live in our own world. But if you look up at the starry sky – you’ll see that all the different worlds up there combine to form constellations, solar systems, galaxies.” – Paulo Coelho… 7 more words


Proper Petrona Award Contenders

It is sometimes difficult to get old dinosaurs like me, who are very set in their ways, to read new authors, and therefore I am grateful to the judges of the Petrona Award in adding two impressive authors, new to me, to their shortlist. 724 more words

How To Survive The Arctic Cold

Planning on holidaying to the Arctic during winter?

I recently travelled to Scandinavia in winter where I spent a whole week and a half inside the Arctic Circle in Sweden and Finland. 689 more words


Iceland here we go!

We had a flight to Iceland on the 17 of February. We arrived quite early at the airport so we were able to get some drinks before boarding. 262 more words