Marta is sighing deeply every time we switch on news channel 24 to look at the unbelievable farce that is supposed to lead to the creation of a new government.
The Christmas festivities started in unusually warm and sunny weather. We Nordics have had cosy celebrations with glögg parties, meeting friends and enjoying mulled wine and ginger cookies.
All news media in Denmark currently has its eyes fixed on the exodus of refugees from Syria.
It’s soothing to think of these practical, everyday chores, when the world is in turmoil. The refugee situation gets worse every day.
Have you ever gone completely mad over a tin of sardines that should be easy to open by just winding up the lid… but it doesn’t happen like that!
Now all the local election posters had gone. The election is over, the counting finished and the seats in the municipality are occupied.
In Finland we have seen a lot of rain lately. Summer just won’t arrive in the Nordic countries.