Tag: American Women’s Club
UPDATE: IN EVERY MIRROR SHE’S BLACK: ONLINE BOOK CLUB EVENT IN NOVEMBER (DATE/TIME TBA)
Members of the American, International, and English Speaking Clubs in Sweden are invited to join the American Women’s Club of Gothenburg Book Club to meet Lolá Ákínmádé Åkerström, author of In Every Mirror She’s Black. You may know Lola from her internationally acclaimed travel photography, her TEDx Talk, or her book about Lagom. Her debut…
A colleague in the States wished me a Happy Thanksgiving and then added, “Thanksgiving must be different in Sweden”. And it is. But then again it isn’t. I like to think I am known among my Swedish family for my “turkey dinners”. Though the grandkids love my mother-in-love’s turkey, as they should. The part of…
Nice things happen to me in Sweden – American Women’s Club Holiday Luncheon
The American Women’s Club Holiday Luncheon was great this year, probably because of the Christmas cookie exchange. That topped off a 3 course meal, lots of conversation, Christmas caroling, renewing old and making new acquaintances. I really enjoyed myself which is always nice. Nice things happen to me in Sweden.
Nice things happen to me in Sweden – American Women’s Club @ Tessin Palace | Orrefors by Karl Lagerfeld launch @ NK
What a nice evening I had! It started with an exclusive tour of Tessin Palace and ended with good champagne out of Karl Lagerfeld glasses as part of the Orrefors by Karl Lagerfeld launch at NK. Oh, did I mention that there was a Orrefors by Karl Lagerfeld champagne glass in the sway bag? Nice…
Nice things happen to me in Sweden – Kicking off the 100th Anniversary of the American Women’s Club Stockholm
not supported The American Women’s Club of Stockholm celebrates our 100th anniversary this year and we kicked it off with a reception at the Stockholm City Hall. It was very, very nice. Nice things happen to me in Sweden.
Nice things happen to me in Sweden – AWC Gourmet cooking class
I signed my Swede and I up for a Thai cooking class with the AWC Gourmet Cooking Group. We were 3 couples cooking 6 dishes. Our hostesses made all the preparations by purchasing the ingredients, setting up work stations, the dining table and even demonstrated for us how to make Pad Thai. not supported Not…
Nice things happen to me in Sweden – Celebrating Valentine’s Day with the American Women’s Club
It wasn’t enough to have a Valentine’s lunch with 20 something women at one, of not, the best places to get traditional Swedish meatballs in Stockholm (the vegetarian risotto choice was excellent too). There were also very nice Valentine themed gifts for everyone in attendance. And one luck lady won a gift certificate for a…