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Colette Karlsen
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Jan's Bicycle race ~ Garborgriket Rundt Rittet (May 18, 2014)
This area has a lot of nature to explore.  Hiking, walking, running, cycling, skiing, roller skiing (not sure what the correct term is), kayaking, surfing, windsurfing, kiteboarding, stand-up paddling, sailing…seriously this is an outdoors person's paradise...

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Learning to Knit...
Ok so one of my Norway bucket list items was to learn how to
knit.  Yes, the thing you only hear about
grandmas doing.  Guess what I found a
group of ladies who knit, can you imagine where…you guessed it Facebook.  Someone posted on the expat page that they...

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Goodbye 2013 ~ Hello 2014
Wow, what a year 2013 was for our family.  For some reason odd numbered years are always big for our family…Jan & I met in 2001, moved into together in 2003, we were married in 2005, I finished my degree finally in 2007, Rebecca was born in 2009, Marcus in ...

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MIA (moving in action)
Sorry, I haven't posted anything in a while.  It has been pretty busy here in NANA's land.  I will write several blogs so you aren't bored to death with one LONG post. We packed up most of our things we had at Bestefar's house and prepared for our move into...

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Leo Lekeland - indoor play area
We went on a little adventure this afternoon…weather wasn't the greatest and I didn't want to stay in the house all day.  I packed a small lunch for the kids and we drove off to find Leo Lekeland.  Of course, I couldn't follow Google maps again…had a minor ...

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Leo Lekeland - indoor play area
We went on a little adventure this afternoon…weather wasn't the greatest and I didn't want to stay in the house all day.  I packed a small lunch for the kids and we drove off to find Leo Lekeland.  Of course, I couldn't follow Google maps again…had a minor ...

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Time to play in the snow :-D
If you recall Thursday we had hurricane force winds, Friday we had snow showers.  Then through Friday night this was produced… Morning view #1 Morning view #2 I had planed to go shopping…but that plan was scratched pretty quick.  The snow created so much ex...

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And its a snow day!!!!
We had high winds all night long until about mid-morning.  But we woke up to a thin layer of snow outside.  YIPPEEE, the kids and this mommy were excited.  Being from Texas and living there most of my life, snow is very rare except when we went on a ski vac...

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And its a snow day!!!!
We had high winds all night long until about mid-morning.  But we woke up to a thin layer of snow outside.  YIPPEEE, the kids and this mommy were excited.  Being from Texas and living there most of my life, snow is very rare except when we went on a ski vac...

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Norwegian Storm ~ winds 80+mph
I had my settling in meeting the the relocation company assisting us yesterday.  Most of the information I already knew about but I was also given some other helpful information.  At the end of the meeting, they asked if I had heard about the storm approach...
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