- Health. There are a good many American expats who complain that Sweden provides less healthy choices than their home country. I just simply don’t believe it. While America may provide many more options and brands on their supermarket and retail shelves, Sweden is an extremely healthy culture. To not take advantage of the active and nature loving lifestyle is to miss out on many benefits of healthy living. The air is clean. The drinking water is magnificent. And the foods are not filled with pink slim and chemical processing. This year, I will be pursuing a more healthy attitude. More outdoor time. More exercise. Better eating. Good living.
I have an expat friend who frequently comments that in Sweden everyone wears black. “It’s head-to-toe black,” she points out. “Not even a splash of color.” I usually don’t give this much thought, but my response is somewhere along the line that people in Boston and New York City also wear a lot of black. So, what’s the big deal?Read More»