Tagged: Heritage

My Norwegian inheritance

Elsa Lund Skogfjorden Recently, my friend Ross “Odin” Dybvig wrote a piece about the relevance of Norwegian language as a skill in today’s world. I want to try to convince you of the value...

Lefse helps families stick together

Generations reunite for food and heritage Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. The day was Saturday, November 22, 2014, just before Thanksgiving. As in years of the past, family members arrived at the home of...

The true meaning of “Legacy”

Larrie Wanberg Features Editor In this season of gift-giving and giving thanks, I unexpectedly learned a lesson in “Legacy 101” from an inspiring lady, who reflected the true meaning of the term. Her attachment...

A new resource

Are your Norwegian ancestors from Inner Sogn? There is a new way to find them By Linda Sharp Finding your Norwegian ancestors just got easier if you are descended from the Inner Sogn. Neil...

Taking you back to your roots

Heritage tours connect Norwegian-Americans to Norway in an unforgettable way By Char Rustan Brekke Director and Co-owner of Brekke Tours & Travel As a tour operator specializing in travel to Scandinavia, with a sub-specialty...

Let’s connect!

Two new community features for the Norwegian American Weekly Do you have a bunad or folkedrakt you are looking to sell, or perhaps to buy? Are you looking for a Norwegian tutor to help...

Velkommen to Norskseattle.com!

Velkommen to norskseattle.com! A Web site with its finger on the pulse of Scandinavian events in the Puget Sound area Tasha King maintains a website – norskseattle.com – dedicated to Nordic happenings in the...