Archive for August, 2008

A website is almost remade

Saturday, August 30th, 2008

Well after a grueling few days I’m closer to launching Dad’s new and improved website. The website is looking alright and after I transfer the domain name and it’s got it’s own special webspace then I’ll be making you all have a look at it and begging for constructive feedback. We spent a few happy […]

A little routine

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

I seem to have been really busy with a little routine of attempting to learn Swedish and find a job. I’ve spent the last few days sorting out paperwork that will hopefully allow me to work in schools out here. Keyvan has a friend visiting from England and they’ve been living life up with the […]

Small doses of culture

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

The cultural festival was quite good. The city was heaving with people night and day. On Friday night we went to see Circo da Madrugada – Fallen From the Sky. It was a magnificent acrobatic, tightrope walking, juggling and fire breathing display. The story they structured all this around was based on a Brazilian legend […]

Free culture in Gothenburg

Friday, August 15th, 2008

I’ve finally got myself into a routine learning Swedish and can now actually say a couple of sentences – I’ve been mainly focusing on how to say I can’t speak Swedish and today I actually got to say ‘Jag förstår inte svenska’ to a real life Swede. I’ve been using a variety of programmes all […]

The love affair with Sweden continues

Sunday, August 3rd, 2008

So firstly, out of context and belatedly a big hugs and kisses congratulations to Will and Ella! Secondly you all need to be buying Now or Never because it’s as irreverent and hilarious as ever. Although it’s been out for ages I’ve only just seen it so you’re getting this sales pitch now. And thirdly […]