Archive for ‘Manners’

May 25, 2011

Talking about the weather

I am not really going to write a whole article just about the weather (all though if you are interested it is currently partly cloudy and quite windy).  Talking about the weather though, all though quite a cliche, can often be a good way to start a conversation when you don´t really know what to say as everybody has an opinion about it!

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March 30, 2011

A few do’s and dont’s in England vs Norway

In England it is common to offer the plumber/electrician etc a cup of tea, in Norway it isn’t…

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March 24, 2011

(Some of) My Social Mistakes

Having a dual nationality family can sometimes lead to confusion, especially in social settings (and any other setting I guess!) Some things that I take for granted are just not done in England, and the other way around. Here are some examples of “wrong” things that I have done…

(I am sure there are other as well and probably lots that I don’t know about!)

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