66 episodes

Heather and her expat friends discuss their experiences and humiliations among their adopted country of Sweden. We discuss tips, observations, and the type of important questions expats want to know, such as "Why are there witches on Easter?", "Why do Swedes never take the last piece of candy?" and "Where can I find decent Tex-Mex food?"

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow Heather Jonasson

    • Comedy
    • 5.0, 11 Ratings

Heather and her expat friends discuss their experiences and humiliations among their adopted country of Sweden. We discuss tips, observations, and the type of important questions expats want to know, such as "Why are there witches on Easter?", "Why do Swedes never take the last piece of candy?" and "Where can I find decent Tex-Mex food?"

    #65 Season Finale – From Russia With Ice Cream

    #65 Season Finale – From Russia With Ice Cream

    Anna, from Russia, talks with us about Sweden’s taco problem, Stockholm vs. Gothenburg and about the only thing to look forward to this summer – ice cream.

    • 25 min
    #64 Hiding Out in a Summer House

    #64 Hiding Out in a Summer House

    Mike, who was born in Indonesia, not Holland, talks with us about escaping to summer houses during a pandemic, losing money on cancelled flights and constantly being mistaken for being South American.

    • 25 min
    #63 There is no Place Like Rome

    #63 There is no Place Like Rome

    Today we check in with Licia, a former expat to Sweden that returned to her home country of Italy. We talk about the lockdown in Italy and how things are currently in Rome.

    • 16 min
    #62 Isle of Man

    #62 Isle of Man

    Laura, from the Isle of Man, talks about music, Viking roots, and all the restaurants we should visit when things get back to normal.

    • 22 min
    #61 A Woman of Many Talents

    #61 A Woman of Many Talents

    Today I talk with Germaine. She’s a singer, actor, chef, photographer…. what can’t she do?! A little creative inspiration for everyone right now.

    • 26 min
    #60 A Banana Box Full of Ceramic Frogs

    #60 A Banana Box Full of Ceramic Frogs

    Our 4th Irish person named Patrick talks about Easter, writing and how to properly scavenge your apartment trash room.

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Superfaceytf ,

Swedes are weird!

It’s really funny when someone who is not brought up in Sweden analyze our behavior. We are so weird.

This is an excellent podcast where you can pick up a thing or two about Sweden. Just listen to it, you will enjoy it!

skatebird ,

Learn how to be Swedish

Great and funny podcast on what it's like to move to this weird country!

Soccan ,

Briljant

Kort o gott briljant!

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