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Day Trip to Örebro

Örebro Road Trip from Katie Haverluk on Vimeo. We rolled up to Örebro with the dogs for a little day trip. It was freezing, there was an accordion player, and it was amazing. So, I filmed it.   It’s not too long of a drive to the city of Örebro, Sweden from Linköping, so we decided to […]

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Shipping Dogs to Sweden

This was originally posted on March 7, 2012. Shall we get down to the nitty-gritty about what it’s like to ship two unruly, anxious hound dogs to an expensive foreign country? Oh, yes please! Nothing else in this move mattered to me aside from the dogs. Our house, meh; our furniture, I could deal with […]

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Christmas Eve Preparations

This post is originally from December 24, 2011. My Mom generously set us up with some books to get us started. I supplemented the collection with currently popular Swedish literature. I am admittedly way late on the Stieg Larsson train… Also, that beer is there because it (or alcohol rather) is rumored to ‘increase our capacity to […]