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  1. Feb 15

    Beautiful ship with a beautiful story. Sadly the "White Ships" of the North Atlantic disappeared in 1975. -[Summarize this news]

  2. Feb 14
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  4. Feb 14

    Baby boom after Valentine's Day? Not necessarily ... in Sweden it's the other way around: Happy Valentine's! -[Summarize this news]

  5. Feb 9

    As most of our readers and friends will know, it's just never too early for a semla! -[Summarize this news]

  6. Feb 8

    Surely not something you'd want to miss if you're anywhere near Boston! (Although, the Swede meatball always wins ...) -[Summarize this news]

  7. Feb 7

    Still looking for the perfect Valentine's gift? Make this year special: combine roses with a gift that keeps coming.

  8. Feb 6

    Höga Kusten in Sweden, part of the UNESCO World Heritage List, where the land has risen 300 meters, close to a thousand feet, over the last 12,000 years.

  9. Feb 4

    On the World Heritage List (feature for Nordstjernan 3, 2019 / March). A visit to one of Sweden's most beautiful and exciting coastlines ...

  10. Jan 31

    Stay warm everyone, be careful outside. Today may be a good day to try a savory recipe at home; shared by friends at the new Scandinavian bakery in Chicago's : -[Summarize this news]

  11. Jan 30

    How are those New Year's resolutions going? It seems it's all about how you formulate your goal: -[Summarize this news]

  12. Jan 28

    … and our favorite semla is still Anna Bringle’s of , we also had to include the recipe for the semla with our absolute favorite homemade almond paste. -[Summarize this news]

  13. Jan 28

    While much of our February issue is on "Swede" wine ...

  14. Jan 26

    We've been quiet for some time, partly because the beginning of the year is always full of preparatory work - even after 147 years! - and partly because of being, well speechless, over the political games played in Sweden after the election.

  15. 23 Dec 2018

    Fjärde Advent - Fourth Sunday of Advent (and "Dan före Dan"): -[Summarize this news]

  16. 21 Dec 2018
  17. 19 Dec 2018

    Two days until "dan före dan före dopparedagen" unbelievable, and - why it was called dopparedagen? Long story; explained in our 2018 Christmas issue.

  18. 17 Dec 2018

    The Swedish Julbord - the story is featured in our Christmas issue 2018 (an issue every new subscriber receives - it's not too late to order).

  19. 17 Dec 2018

    Christmas stalks, market day and beer ... an important way station on the way to Christmas, 'Tomasdagen,' is later this week -[Summarize this news]

  20. 16 Dec 2018

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