Olga and Sven Celebrate Tanksgifing in Their Dream Hoose

Olga Svensen, Sven’s childhood sweetheart and life-time companion, stands in front of their newly acquired sod-roof cabin near Kløfta (right and below), a suburb to the northeast of Oslo. ” Sven and I yoost luf our noo cabin, it iss a tream coome troo. Gott iss gud too uss,” replied Olga when asked about the…… Continue reading Olga and Sven Celebrate Tanksgifing in Their Dream Hoose

Sven Svensen, Noo Nootroogeena Spokesperson

It was May 17th. All of Oslo was abuzz with festivities. Sven and Olgo joined the throngs of Norwegians marching through the streets in celebration of Norwegian independence. Few nations celebrate their national day like Norway. May 17, 1814, marks the nation’s independence from 400 years of union with Denmark. Each year on this day…… Continue reading Sven Svensen, Noo Nootroogeena Spokesperson