Tagged: family

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...

Coffee or death

In one Norwegian family, coffee is not optional Jackie Moen-Kadlec LaCrosse, Wis. For people of Norwegian descent, bringing a significant other to your family home during the holidays is a time-honored tradition. “Fear Factor”...

New Generation Thanksgiving

Larrie Wanberg Features Editor Four generations of family were together at a festive table laden with traditional foods during the first of two Thanksgiving dinners for new generation mobile families that are traveling, some...

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...