Lessons in Integrating: Nordic Skiing

When Monika ( Jonas` mom) asked me if I wanted to learn how to √•ka skidor (go skiing) with her, I couldn't say no. Skiing isn't just an important part of Swedish history or a great calorie burner; learning how to cross country ski makes me more Swedish, especially in the north. At the park … Continue reading Lessons in Integrating: Nordic Skiing


Why You Need to Listen to More Foreign Music

I'm an active person; I exercise almost every day so my "In the Gym" playlist also gets a workout. Every few weeks, I look through this playlist, add new songs, and get rid of ones I usually skip. Today, I noticed a pattern. Usually, the songs I delete are in English, and the songs I … Continue reading Why You Need to Listen to More Foreign Music