Little Scandinavian

a blog and a gateway to the Nordic countries - by Bianca Wessel

17 Mai in London – Celebrate Norway’s National Day like a Norwegian!

by Scandinavian mum

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The Norwegian National Day is celebrated every year in Southwark Park in London with thousands of Norwegian gathering to walk in the parade, eat hot dogs and sing the national anthem together. Many will bring a picnic and the children can play all day. This is arguably one of the best family festivals there is in the British capital. Yet unknown to many!
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The week’s best reads, from babies in boxes to divine flowers

by Scandinavian mum

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It’s Friday so let’s get this weekend started! Brew yourself a cup of tea or poor a cheeky glass of wine, feet up high and enjoy this weeks best reads with us; from pledges to put Scottish babies in cardboard boxes and some brilliant flower inspiration from across the pond as well as a must read satirical article.

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Review of the Canary – A sophisticated home-security system

by Scandinavian mum

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Canary is a small yellow songbird in the finch family. It is also a sophisticated home-security system with all the necessary sensors; an air-quality sampler, a motion detector, a humidity sensor, a temperature gauge, and a three-axis accelerometer, all in one single device which is also housing a microphone and a security camera.

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