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2012 In A Nutshell

2012 has been a great year for me to say the very least. At the beginning of the year, I began this blog to document and share any Norway related thoughts and experiences and just to put the whole moving abroad situation out there.

I made my first visit to Norway in January before returning back to the US before my big move. I have experienced one of the most stressful periods of my life where I was working full time, going to school full time, wedding planning and preparing to move within the first 5 months of this year, but it was all well worth the stress. In May, I was reunited and married to my best friend and one week later, I said goodbye to friends and family and moved to Norway with my cat and new hubby. Since then, I've been experiencing life as an expatriate in Norway. We had our honeymoon in July. I began my language courses to study Norwegian in August - the same month my residency permit was approved. We've had some trips here, there and everywhere in between. I&…