Monthly Archives: January 2012

Does it rain much in Seattle?

Ligger dimman tät i Götet från november till mars…? Planning for our first adventure! On February 7th Getswedish will start the adventure tour around Seattle. I have some places in mind but would be happy to get suggestions. Please, add your favorites … Continue reading

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Refurbished Getswedish

This is the new Web portal for Getswedish. I hope you will enjoy its updated version. We are still adding content and if you have recommendations or suggestions, feel free to forward them to us and we will look them … Continue reading

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Bubbling in Seattle

Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce is opening up again! On monday there will be a Welcome back mingle at the Swedish Consulate in Kirkland, January 31 at 6 to 8pm Getswedish will be present – Hope to see you there! Svensk-Amerikanska Handelskammaren … Continue reading

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Emergency Prepardness

With 300,000 households without power I feel thankful that I still have a warm house and food for at least another week. The only real threat in our house is “cabin-fever”. However, the last couple of days have really got me … Continue reading

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Snow Day in Seattle

As being born and raised in Sweden, spending childhood vacations cross country skiing in Norway, sledding down hills outside my home in Kungälv, pulsing through snow at our cottage at the west coast of Sweden, as well as my mom’s Gotland … Continue reading

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When the Peppers Blossom – Movienight with a twist

Friday night was an adventure in Seattle. First the lucky draw of finding street parking close to the event I was attending. Nordic Heritage Museum’s filmfestival. Once tha car was parked, I watched a touching story, “When the Peppers Blossom” … Continue reading

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Ansiktena bakom Getswedish

1998 lämnade jag, Linda Ström, tryggheten, familjen, kompisar och startade ett nytt äventyr med min svenska man i Boston, USA. Över en natt lämnade jag min gamla identitet som bankanställd och blev “Fru” över en natt. Det var överväldigande och otroligt … Continue reading

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Linda Ström

Linda Ström the founder of Getswedish emigrated from Sweden in 1998. The idea for Getswedish was growing for many years, but it was not until she had a Green Card in 2005 she could fulfill her dream of starting the company. In Sweden, prior to emigrating, … Continue reading

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