After almost a year here in Sweden, I feel like I have finally adapted into my life here pretty well and act reasonably Swedish.  But occasionally there are American things that I just find hard to break away from.  And these are similar for all expats in a new country, no matter how long they have been away from their original country, because they are things we grew up with–they are ingrained into us.  One of these things is holidays. So, when my first Halloween in Sweden approached, I felt like I needed to celebrate it even though Swedes are only just barely starting toRead More →