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Midsummer Summer 2013 in Seattle

Glad Midsommar till er alla! Today I am officially a teenage mom! We will concentrate our daughter’s birthday and postpone midsummer to June 30th. Will you join us in the park? http://www.skandia-folkdance.org/midsommarfest.html

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Children’s school projects

I know I will be able to laugh at the absurdity of it all…in a couple of weeks. Now, however, I am in the midst of it all, and me and my husband are in pure survival mood. I am … Continue reading

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Vacation

This year we decided to take the option of spending a couple of nights in Iceland before continuing to Sweden. Will it be worth it, will we do it again? Only time will tell, but I will try to keep … Continue reading

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Ett par dagar med besökare

Once the movingboxes have arrived, the visitors tend to find their way into the guestroom. It is always fun to show off the new neighborhood. However, it is not always as easy when you are still exploring the area. The links … Continue reading

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Madison Park in Sunshine

Linda founder of Getswedish We couldn’t have asked for a better day for our first Getswedish on Adventure. As we crossed the bridge, the mountain was out and we got to spend some hours charging on Vitamine D! For the first “Getswedish on Adventure” I brought my … Continue reading

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Getswedish on Adventure

  Under det här året ska vi tillsammans utforska Seattle. Ett par dagar i månaden ska jag ge mig ut i nya miljöer. Varje utflykt ska innehålla ett moment av träning, lunch och kulturella influenser. Förhoppningen är att jag ska … Continue reading

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Mingel på Konsulatet

The last Tuesday in January 2012, the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce hosted a kick off/business mingle at the Swedish Consulate in Kirkland. I am looking forward to work closely with SACC so it was natural for me to attend this … Continue reading

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Att välja skola

For any family with school age children, this time of year is decision-making time. If you have an incoming Kindergartner (5 years old) you need to register for school. This is not as easy as one may think. Even for … Continue reading

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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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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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