My life

Food matters!

Posted on Jan 14 in: Food and nutrition, My life - 16 Comments »

This post was originally written on Friday, but is finally posted now, sorry about that. Hope you all have had a nice weekend. We really did! Desmond’s team won the football match 3-2 and he even scored the first goal. Then we went biking – almost five hours on a tandem bike! In the rain! Haha! We even [...]

GOD JUL! :D

Posted on Dec 24 in: My life, Singapore, Travel - 12 Comments »

Merry Christmas. Feliz Navidad. Fröhliche Weinachten. Boas Festas. God jul! I wish me and Desmond was sleeping now, and in a few hours waking up in my hometown Hafslo. Snow covered landscape outside. House heated up by the fire place. All my family there. House full of delicious cakes, candy, bread and other Christmas food. But, I am [...]

The nicest spot in Singapore!?

Posted on Nov 30 in: My life, Singapore, Travel - 8 Comments »

Early in the morning on Saturday we headed to the north east of Singapore – far away from busy Orchard Road and the Business District – to the island Pulau Ubin. This island is one of the last rural areas to be found in Singapore, and one of the last areas that has been preserved [...]

2000 metres in my new speedo!

Posted on Nov 26 in: My life, Singapore, Travel - 7 Comments »

Oh yeah, yesterday I bought my first speedo swimwear, and it looks more or less like this, just that mine is white. So after two days without any exercise, today I was very ready to set a new personal record; to swim 2000 metres. Surprisingly it really was not any problem at all, and I [...]

From sunshine to lightning…

Posted on Nov 16 in: My life, Singapore, Travel - 8 Comments »

Today we woke up to a nice and sunny day. When I was swimming a few hours ago it was hot and sunny. But the weather for sure changes quickly here in Singapore. Now it’s raining heavily outside my window. There is also very frequent thunder and lightning… which I always have found a little [...]

CHEESE SLICER IN SINGAPORE

Posted on Nov 12 in: My life, Singapore, Travel - 6 Comments »

I found it! A cheese slicer! So my breakfast yesterday was two wholegrain crisp breads from Ikea with sliced Norwegian brown cheese If anyone is ever looking for a cheese slicer in Singapore; I bought mine at the supermarket Cold Storage, at sixth or fifth avenue or something. After a not so good dinner at [...]

FIRST PICTURES FROM SINGAPORE!

Posted on Nov 10 in: My life, Singapore, Travel - 8 Comments »

MY FIRST WEEK HERE IN SINGAPORE I TOOK A FEW PHOTOS. UNFORTUNATELY THE QUALITY IS NOT VERY GOOD, BUT THAT’S ALL I HAVE FOR NOW. This is the view from Desmond’s room in the apartment at the 17th floor, where I’am sitting and writing now. Amazing view, or what?:P In one of those buildings am [...]

WEEKEND TRIP TO MALAYSIA :)

Posted on Nov 08 in: My life, Singapore, Travel - 3 Comments »

LAST FRIDAY WAS AN OFFICIAL HOLIDAY HERE IN SINGAPORE, BECAUSE OF THE HINDU FESTIVAL DEEPAVALI. SO ME AND DESMOND DECIDED TO SPEND THE LONG WEEKEND IN MELAKA IN MALAYSIA.  ONE OF DESMOND’S FRIENDS WAS GOING TO VISIT HIS GIRLFRIEND IN MELAKA, SO WE GOT A RIDE WITH HIM. WE HAD SOME REALLY NICE DAYS UP [...]

BLOG COMEBACK!!! Now from Singapore :)

Posted on Nov 01 in: About the blog, My life, Singapore - 11 Comments »

I see that my last post was posted the 24th of April, has it really been so long??:P I am sorry, everybody!! More importantly; I am back, and now reporting from Singapore A lot have of course happened since the last update in April, but the very short version of the last 6 months is [...]

Feiring i Stavanger :) :)

Posted on May 20 in: My life, Travel - 8 Comments »

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