The Chic Norwegian Polo Open

Polo, champagne, beautiful people: today was the annual Norwegian Polo Open. Many of the attendees opted to spend several nights at the beautiful Hotell Refsnes Gods in Moss, Norway, just a moment drive to the polo grounds. I had a wonderful morning at the hotel enjoying the bright green gardens, view of the water, and […]

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Evening at the Oslo Bislett Games! Hometown Boy Karsten Warholm Steals The Show!

“Sports and art? Those don’t really go together.” Well, sure they do. I realized this more than ever last night at the Oslo Bislett Games. Walking through central Oslo, passing flower shops, residential buildings, and grocery stores, I approached the large, round, concrete stadium. National flags waved high above the entrance. Families and children gathered […]

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Oslo Bislettkonferansen 2017 : The Bislett Games

This afternoon I had the pleasure of attending the Bislettkonferansen hosted by Zero. The Bislett Games are one of the most admired athletic events in Norway, and are sponsored annually by ExxonMobil. As a former track and field athlete myself, and Bislett stadium being my own home running track, this event was very special for […]

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Stuffed Avocado and Cheese Burger!

Not sure what to have for dinner? How about a stuffed cheese burger, with a side of fries! It has veggies, protein, and is simply delicious 🙂 Cooking for two you will need: 400g ground beef, 3 potatoes, 1 avocado, paprika, salt & pepper, cheese, an onion, tomatoes, pesto, ketchup, mayonnaise, olive oil, and two […]

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Picturesque Horseback Riding With A New Friend!

Yesterday afternoon I had the best time riding with my new friend, Kristine! Oddly enough, I actually met her while I was lost getting to another barn last week! I had taken the bus too far into the countryside, and as I crossed over a bridge I saw three girls walking, I had no idea […]

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Beautiful Walk Along the Harbor… and a Royal Calf Born in Bygdøy!

Do you ever have one of those days where you just want to explore? Yesterday the sun was shining bright in Oslo, and I thought “hmm, what a great day to go look at beautiful houses!” As I set sail on my walk to Frogner, I managed to get a little bit spun around… I […]

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Behind the Scenes with the Norwegian Polo Club

Walking down a long country road, a silk Hermes scarf wrapped around my neck, and the wind in my hair – I could head the distant sound of polo mallets clapping. Over a tall cobblestone wall bay horses rushed along a bright green field; pounding hooves and cheerful voices echoed down the road. Crossing from […]

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