Scandinavian Folklore and Folktales: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Every month we will write a post on a different Scandinavian folktale or folklore. This month we will look at a Norwegian folktale called “De tre bukkene Bruse” or Three Billy Goats Gruff. The fairy tale was collected by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in their Norske Folkeeventyr, first published between 1841 and 1844.… More Scandinavian Folklore and Folktales: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Lofoten, Norway – The Place That Cod Built

And we love cod because without cod we’d have no lutefisk. So Ingebretsen’s salutes Lofoten. Lofoten is an archipelago (a chain, cluster, or collection of islands) and a traditional district in the county of Nordland, Norway. Lofoten is known for a distinctive scenery with dramatic mountains and peaks, open sea and sheltered bays, beaches and… More Lofoten, Norway – The Place That Cod Built