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I am always finding new ways to use and improve my Swedish. I am not the type to sit down and memorize 10 words every evening (though that helps a lot too when I do do it!) I prefer methods that don’t seem like studying. Lately, my roommate, brother, and

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This is the first known picture of a Swedish Lucia. It was painted in 1848 on Koberg Castle in Västergötland (today the residence of Princess Desirée, the king’s sister). The artist was lieutenant-colonel and count Fritz von Dardel, owner of the castle and aide-de-camp to king Karl XV. Von Dardel,

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Christmas is just around the corner. And I know plenty of Swedish Freak’s in my life. So what do you get a Swedish Freak for Christmas? Why, something Swedish of course! So let’s take a look a the top 5 gifts for Swedish Freaks out there. 5. A batch of

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When tourists come to see my country (Italy) they are astonished by the beauty and the history of it. When Italians go abroad and find themselves together, they are surprised on how people relate in such a different way than their homeland. But…when you do study the history of Italy…

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Since I’m about to get ready to move to Stockholm for a while, so I started telling all my friends and relatives about it. I happen to hear almost very similar reactions in the beginning, and since they are all very wierd, I decided to put them together and write

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Twenty-three years ago I had the golden opportunity to visit Sweden on a tour with my mother. My mother being…well…. my mother (overly protective) it was not the best situation for a twenty-four year old but it was better than nothing (which meant not going). After all, I’d been away

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A little over a week ago a work colleague of mine forwarded a link to me talking about a new idea for bike helmets. It’s referred to as the invisible bike helmet (The Hövding helmet) and was invented by two Swedish women, Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin. As I looked

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Like a woodpecker, Sweden started hitting my head a long time ago. And like a cancer, it started as a little curiosity which became this new adventure I’m about to live. I’d like to write “about” Sweden but I have a very big flaw…I haven’t been there yet! 🙂 My

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