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  • Dreaming of a Scandinavian-style Christmas

    Tweet As you know I’m a big fan of all things Scandinavian – not just Nordic noir like The Bridge (although I really do miss Saga) and the clean simple lines of Scandinavian furniture,…

    December 19, 2014
  • Norwegian food fest

    Tweet So this weekend it’s Nordicana 2014 in London, which is a festival of Nordic fiction and film, as well as food. Of course I love Saga and The Bridge as much as the…

    February 1, 2014
  • The One with all the Huskies

    Tweet So as I told you yesterday, one of the other highlights of my cruise round Norway (apart from the Northern Lights, of course) was the chance to go on a husky sled ride…

    January 31, 2014
  • Norway adventures and chasing the Northern Lights

    Tweet Sometimes you visit a country that surpasses everything you were hoping for or expecting; that’s what Norway was like for me. I arrived back home on Tuesday, after spending three days on a…

    January 30, 2014
  • Off to Norway in search of the Northern Lights

    Tweet I don’t really like the term ‘bucket list’, but going to Norway in search of the Northern Lights is a trip that I know many people have dreamed of making, including me, particularly…

    January 23, 2014
  • My gorgeous new winter coat and Abba hat

    Tweet I’m planning a cruise to Norway to see the Northern Lights at the moment, complete with husky ride, so I’ve been looking for warm winter gear to protect me against the elements while…

    November 6, 2013