Archives for: "October 2017, 09"

Picking the antique lock with a paper clip

October 9th, 2017

Son #1 managed to break the key in the lock of the antique cabinet which created a small crisis since we do not have a spare one, and all locks where .... locked. In came Kjell Einar, who found the challenge a bit to tempting. First he gave it a try with a hairclip, but it was not strong enough. So I found a solid paper clip which, and with the proper bend and a couple of minutes without any results...voila, first door open. And then much faster the seoncd one and finally the top one. So now we are at least able to get hold of what was inside, but question still remains: Try to find a new identical key, have one made or simply find another cabinet.

Nice weather when in Sweden

October 9th, 2017

We all went to Skillingsfors on Saturday and made a fire down by the lake Björkelången. The kids had a good time and so did we

At the theater: Snøkvit

October 9th, 2017

Last Friday we went with the kids to see Snøkvit at Det Norske Teateret.

Ny vri på kjent eventyr

Maria Tryti Vennerød og Julian Skars spegelvende Snøkvit-musikal er basert på det kjente eventyret til brørne Grimm. Samtidig er denne historia heilt ny; Snøkvit tar eit oppgjer med si eiga mor og med seg sjølv. Ho vil finne ut kven ho er og kva som er hennar sanning.

My latest book "Blodige strender" by Jon Michelet

October 9th, 2017

Finally got to finish "Blodige strender", book #4 about the war sailor Halvor Skramstad. Started reading it last year, but lost track of where I was, so therefore decided to read it all once more. No problem, a good one this book as well. Now ready for book #5