My 4th of July celebration was hosted by a dear friend in her flat.
She invited a lot of friends and arranged a garden party for that day – since it’s summer time, and all.
But the thing about summer in Norway is that, you can’t really predict how the weather would be.
We were not that lucky with the weather, so we ended up squeezing ourselves ( that’s 40 people ) in her 72 sqm flat – and that people, includes the balcony!
There was one thing this party reminded me of from my experience as a party-goer, which was a huge part of my life during my younger years ( since it was actually a part of my job ) that …
No matter where you are and how small the place you are in, it doesn’t really matter at all as long as you are with friends! Good food and good company is more precious than being in a party somewhere luxurious, with fancy food and drinks, and accompanied by pompous so-called friends!
Photos courtesy of Mio Reyes Photography, Lino Vasquez and some are taken by me. All graphics are by yours truly