The adventures of Kurt, Sarah, Ethan, Reid & Leah

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We headed out today despite the cold, windy, damp weather because that is what Norwegians do. We stepped outside the apartment building and quickly surmised that everyone would appreciate hats and gloves. After a couple of trips back up to the … [Read more...]


Last weekend we went to our first Loppemarked that happened to be held down the street at the boys school. We had been told that we should scout these loppemarked (which translates to flea market), which are usually put on through the schools, for … [Read more...]

Grocery helper

After almost two weeks going to "Daddy's School," Leah has mastered the critical skill of grocery helper. … [Read more...]


When I first walked into this store, I thought someone was doing some construction work and had left these two metal poles on the stairs. While looking around, I thought it was a shame that there was no wheelchair access to the store considering it … [Read more...]

Trekking to Ikea

Our apartment is set up quite well and there is very little we have found lacking. Those few things that do need (desk for Kurt, step stool for Leah, various bins and containers for things that are getting spread out all over the place) are proving … [Read more...]