March 2018

March 2018

Swedish waffles served with berries and whipped cream

Recipe of the month

Most Swedes love våfflor (waffles) and eaten them throughout the year, but they like them so much that they even have a våffeldag (waffle day), which is always on March 25th. More…

Calendar notes

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March 2018

Week Date Namnsdagar Event
  9 Thu 1 Albin, Elvira  
  9 Fri 2 Ernst, Erna  
  9 Sat 3 Gunborg, Gunvor  
  9 Sun 4 Adrian, Adriana  
  10 Mon 5 Tora, Tove  
  10 Tue 6 Ebba, Ebbe  
  10 Wed 7 Camilla  
  10 Thur 8 Siv, Saga  
  10 Fri 9 Torbjörn, Torleif  
  10 Sat 10 Edla, Ada  
  10 Sun 11 Edvin, Egon  
  11 Mon 12 Viktoria Swedish flag to designate a flag day in Sweden Kronsprinsessans namnsdag (Crown Princess Viktoria's Name Day)
Korvens dag (Sausage Day)
  11 Tue 13 Greger  
  11 Wed 14 Matilda, Maud  
  11 Thu 15 Kristoffer, Christel  
  11 Fri 16 Herbert, Gilbert  
  11 Sat 17 Gertrud  
  11 Sun 18 Edvard, Edmund  
  12 Mon 19 Josef, Josefina  
  12  Tue 20  Joakim, Kim Vårdagjämningen (Spring Equinox)
  12  Wed 21  Bengt  
  12  Thu 22  Kennet, Kent  
  12  Fri 23  Gerda, Gerd  
  12  Sat 24  Gabriel, Rafael  
  12  Sun 25  - Våffeldagen (Waffle Day)
   13 Mon 26 Emanuel  
  13  Tue 27  Rudolf, Ralf  
  13  Wed 28  Malkolm, Morgan  
  13  Thu 29 Jonas, Jens  
  13  Fri 30  Holger, Holmfrid Långfredagen (Good Friday)
  13  Sat 31 Ester Påskafton (literally, Easter evening)


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