Author Archives: Linda

Back to school

Labor Day weekend is over and that means school is about to start. With one Elementary child and a Middleschooler the prepwork is set up for us. Last week my oldest registered for her new middle school. I don’t know if it … 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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Vår i Sverige

I just returned from a short trip to Sweden. While spring are much further ahead in Seattle, I just could not resist the urge to share som spring images from Sweden. Lite vitsippor, sköna salta klippor och värmande vårsolstrålar. Inget … 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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Finances and Taxes

Information on Laws Regarding Finances and Taxes For People with Swedish Background Living in the US Presented by Madeleine Thunström   Currently, many changes are taking place in Europe, America and other parts of the world in regard to how … Continue reading

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Breakfastmeeting February 28, 2012

On Tuesday February 28th 2012 the Swedish Consulate in Seattle, in collaboration with Getswedish had invited Madeleine Thunström a tax lawyer from SEB in Sweden to discuss some general rules regarding immigration and double citizenship as seen from a Swedish perspective. … Continue reading

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Seattle Bloggar

There are so many interesting people writing about everyday life, relocation, art and educational support here in Seattle. Instead of just adding them to a link page, I will add them as I introduce them. Some write in Swedish, others in English. They … Continue reading

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Breakfast at the Consulate

  Welcome to a Breakfast meeting at the Swedish Consulate! Some of you may have received a letter from your Swedish financial institutes stating: “Under US regulations, certain financial services may only be provided to clients resident in the US … Continue reading

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What’s Bubbling?

Breakfast meeting at the Swedish Consulate on February 28.   Mamma Mia is playing at the Paramount Theatre on March 20   Swea is planning for the Vårsalongen, an artwalk that brings Spring into the area… Kommer Älgen Sven tillbaks … Continue reading

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Lunch med Konsuln

I told you earlier that I “won” a lunch with the Honorary Swedish Consul. He kept to his word and we had an excellent lunch at Le Grand Bistro Americain in Kirkland. It is a fantastic place, sitting on the … Continue reading

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