Van Diaries: A new member of the Family

Today we got a new member of our family. Its big and blue and from 1996 a Chevrolet Astro Van. Americans call it a mini-van. But here in Scandinavia we just call it a Van.

We bought it from a a guy who had decided to get a more pratical car instead (in Scandinavia that means a car that is more environmetal friendly) . We looked at the Van as thourough as we could– none of us are car experts and the Van seemed okay.

So we did the handshake thing, signed all the papers and off we went. The journey home was a slow ride on the highway where even the tractors overtook us because we were driving so slow….