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Betasuppe in Two Languages Posted by on Sep 30, 2014

It’s autumn in Norway, and the days are getting cold. Is there a better way to regain inner heat than sharing a steaming pot of betasuppe? The word means ”bit soup”, and it’s an all-time Norwegian classic. Remember the flatbrød! 🙂              Ingredienser til 4 porsjoner 4 ss byggryn (kan utelates) 1 ¼ dl…

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Disappointing Autumn Colors in Norway Posted by on Sep 21, 2011

I was on a run with my dog in the nearby woods after work yesterday and remembered that last year at this time, I was not at home in Minnesota.  I was enjoying høsten (the fall) in Tromsø.  In fact, at exactly this time last year, I was returning from a jakttur (hunting trip).  I…

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Fall in northern Norway Posted by on Sep 8, 2010

Høst i Tromsø-is here.  Although the temperature has hovered in the 50s and a bit in the 60s since I´ve been here, now it really feels like høst (fall).  We had a stretch of really nice weather, klare skyer (clear skies), sol (sun), and behagelige temperaturer (comfortable temperatures).  Since Saturday, the temperature has gone down…

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