Alcohol and Art galleries

So apart from applying for jobs etc, I have had a decent social life these last couple of weeks. The day of coming home from Lorde Eidi had a little birthday girls-night for her and Remy’s new flat, but I wasn’t able to be very social during the evening as I was dying from tiredness…

Guy Fawkes

Yesterday the family celebrated Guy Fawkes night with a bonfire and burning of a paper stuffed Guy, swinging sparklers and eating baked potatoes, baked beans and sausage. Guy Fawkes means a lot to my dad, and I learned a lot about why that was yesterday, including fond memories from childhood and taking Mum on their…

Lille Sille

So… A good day. GOOD day. This morning I woke up and checked my email to find I had got a job offer as a private teacher/homework helper for subjects such as biology and English with a company in Bergen. I am so excited, I think exploring science communication and teaching will be really interesting…

MELODRAMA

On Tuesday Eidi ad I set off for Oslo on the train for a couple of days in the capital and to see one of my favourite artists at the moment. The Lorde tickets were from my brother for my Birthday, and definitely the best present he has ever got me. The train journey was…

Lorde next

I just finished a stressful “one-way video interview” about a Christmas job where I answered questions whilst being recorded. The recordings got sent off automatically to the employers and now all I can do is wait. I did my make up for it, so now I get to look fresh and fab for the rest…

Beaming

So on Friday I travelled home to Bergen and have since then enjoyed a relaxing weekend with my family. It’s been nothing short of euphoric to be back home, with incredible home cooked meals, nostalgic weather, cuddles with Mum, stroking Molly, and falling asleep to bright midnight skies. Apart from that though, a sense of…