Nice things happen to me in Sweden – Celebrating birthdays

I’m so glad my girlfriend invited me to celebrate her birthday with her in Halmstad. The two of us started with a little bubbly and appetizers at her place. We had a delicious dinner Fridolfs Krog I hadn’t been out dancing in ages and the Boom Boom Room was the perfect place to have fun. …

Nice things happen to me in Sweden – Who says birthdays only come once a year?

Sommartiden hey hey! And the summer just keeps getting better and better. We hadn’t seen my Swede’s godmother and family since last July and they live just over the bridge from us in Lidingö. Don’t get me wrong. We tried but folks are busy. And would you believe they pulled out the champagne in July …

Taking Care of Business in Sweden part 4 – Coco’s Salon in Halmstad

On the southwest coast of Sweden in Halmstad you can find a salon for Afro hair care. Fatou, originally from Gambia, owns and operates Coco’s: Mitt namn är Fatou Jallow och jag öppnade min salong i Halmstad för snart 2 år sedan. Innan dess arbetade jag hemifrån. Min utbildning till frisöryrket började i hemlandet Gambia …