End of the year …

Now the year is coming to end and tonight my fellow Icelanders will probably go a little bit crazy in firing up fireworks as usual. Hopefully the sky will be clear so we can see all the fireworks as the sky will, hopefully, be lit up. My father and Atli, …

Back home

Last Friday I came back to Iceland after a very long trip. I left Luxembourg at 7:10 in the morning and was not in Iceland until 13 hours later. I had to wait for 9 hours in Copenhagen as there were long delays in the flights of Icelandair. But I …

Unit’s Christmas dinner

Last night my unit’s Christmas dinner was held in a nice french restaurant here in Luxembourg. We started though earlier with glass of wine at the office before few of us left to take care of some things before the dinner. I went home to feed Marko and my fishes …

New drivers licence

Yesterday I got by mail my new drivers licence. The old one was broken, the licence itself, and could therefore not be used anymore. It took less than 3 weeks for the Icelandic Embassy to send the application with documentation to Iceland, for the State Police to issue the new …

Singing dinner party

Someone might get the strange idea that I like to sing. I went on Saturday to a dinner party where few of us met to sing Christmas songs. It was mostly Christmas songs, mostly traditional English songs even though some of the tunes were from somewhere else. The dinner was …

Christmas party

Today was the Christmas party of the Directorate organised by the office of the Director. As usual there was both drinks and some food and it was fun. It would have been better if the Director would have been there on time, but he was at least half an hour …

Concert on Place d’Armes

Yesterday was the concert in Place d’Armes. In addition to us in Double Enrendre then years 5, 6, and 7 from the school participated in the concert. All worked out well and it was lot of fun. Our singing was good, I think, and in one of the song the …

Problem solved

Now the problem of finding someone to look after Marko (my cat) while I will be home in Iceland over the holidays is solved. My former colleague is going to visit him every day to feed him and spend a little bit of time with him. So now my family …

New fishes

Now all of the big HIV/AIDS events that we are involved in for this year are over. Last Thursday SANCO organised with partners the Night of HIV/AIDS commercials. In this event a selection of HIV/AIDS commercials from last 25 years were shown and it was fun to see the development. …