Wintertime

Now it is officially winter. Last night the time was changed to wintertime and therefore it is only one hour difference from Luxembourg to Iceland. Even though I can not call it really winter even though there are fewer leafs on the trees and a little bit colder. Week ago …

What does Rustikus mean?

I have been asked what Rustikus means and in reality it does not mean anything. Rustikus is the name of one of my forefathers. His full name was Rustikus SigurĂ°sson and was born in 1762 and died in 1803. He was a farmer and a leader of the local municipality. …

Now they must really be in trouble!

I am going to take part in a excercise to evaluate and improve the preparedness for public health emergencies in the EU. I was just asked today and have therefore not a clue what I am supposed to do, even though I have read lot of documents. After all they …

Everything back to OK

Now all of my fishes are healthy. The discus have finished their treatment and are now all fine. The nitrit level in the chiclids aquarium are down to nothing, which is very good. I bought today three plecos and they went into the 160 liters aquarium. They clean the glass, …

They are still alive!

I have never been any good at keeping plants, except for plants that need very little water. I bought two plants few weeks ago and so far have I been able to keep them alive. So far so good. My fishes are getting better and everything seems to be getting …

Fish problems

I continue to have problems with my fish, at least some of them. I have 6 aquariums by now. 3 x 220 liters, 1 x 160 liters, and 2 x 54 liters. The 220 liters are in shelves, otherwise there would not be enough room for them. I have chiclids …

Choir rehearsal

I recently started in a choir that is linked to the St George’s International school here in Luxembourg. Yesterday evening was my second rehearsal and as often with choirs, then in both we have been 2 men and at least 9 women. The choir is very relaxed and people are …

Now blogging in English

I have now decided to blog also in English, but for last 9 months I have been blogging in Icelandic and have already written over 100 posts. This blog will not be the English version of my Icelandic blog, even though the topics will be similar. Maybe I will be …