Midsommar

On Thursday we took the train to Almhult to meet up with Ian’s parents on the farm of some family friends.  It’s Midsommar (Midsummer) in Sweden this weekend and there are lots of festivities happening in the small towns surrounding the farm.

The farmhouse

The farmhouse

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A Good Start

Our flight was delayed departing Oakland and we hit some complications using our credit cards to get bus tickets from the airport to Stockholm, but this made it all worth it:

From Nystekt Strömmingvagnen in Sodermalm Square: herring with mashed potatoes, dill mustard, pickled cucumbers, and lingonberry jam

From Nystekt Strömmingvagnen in Sodermalm Square: herring with mashed potatoes, dill mustard, pickled cucumbers, and lingonberry jam

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