Tag Archive: European

Week in Review: 24 Nov. – 30 Nov. 2014

I hope that you all have had a wonderful Thanksgiving week!  My week has been crazy, not quixotic, just crazy.  I had a bunch of family activities and it was a lot of… Continue reading

Are You Talking About Holland, Netherlands, or The Netherlands

One thing that has bothered me for a while.  In all fairness, it does not bother just me.  It also bothers my friends from Europe.  Most people outside of Europe do not really… Continue reading

What Happened to All Those Little Countries?

If you have studied European history for any length of time, you will know that the map used to look something like this during the time of the Holy Roman Empire when there… Continue reading

Wordy Wednesday: What is a Gnome?

The week is halfway over my lovelies! With summer comes everyone going outside and spending time with family and friends.  This also means that a lot of the flowers planted in spring are… Continue reading

Fun Fact Friday: Just What the Heck is Brunost?

Happy Friday everyone! Who all remembers the cheese fire in Norway in January of 2013?  Most people have probably forgotten about it.  So, what does this have to do with today’s post?  Well,… Continue reading

Wordy Wednesday and Fun Fact Friday! Which Language are You Speaking?

I will be going on a business trip and as such, I am going to combine this weeks Wordy Wednesday and Fun Fact Friday.  You will learn about a couple of words and… Continue reading

Music Monday: “Yesterday”- The Beatles

Alas!  It is Monday once again and the weekend is over. Since everyone had decided to become all obsessed over The Beatles recently, I decided to throw my two cents in.  I love… Continue reading

Fun Fact Friday: How Old is the Cadbury Confectionary Company?

Hello everyone! I hope everyone has had a wonderful week.  Mine has turned out pretty okay after all.  Last night I went to go see the movie “August: Osage County”.  Some people love… Continue reading

Music Monday: “Prospeckt’s March/ Poppyfields”- Coldplay

Hello everyone! Say what you will about Coldplay, but I love them.  I have loved them since they released “Yellow” in the States.  I have every one of their albums.  This week I… Continue reading

Fun Fact Friday: Nordic Gold

God Morgen everyone! Sorry I am running a bit late today.  I was up late last night watching a movie for a review that I will be doing later next week.  So, what… Continue reading