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In a restaurant the term refers to a buffet-style table laid out with many small dishes from which, for a fixed amount of money, one is allowed to choose as many as one wishes. In Eastern Europe, each language has a term that literally means "Swedish table". In an extended sense, the word is used to refer to any situation which invites patrons to select whatever they wish from an abundant selection, such as the smorgasbord of university courses, books in a bookstore, etc. It is customary to begin with the cold fish dishes which are generally various forms of herring , salmon , and eel. After eating the first portion, people usually continue with the second course other cold dishes , and round off with hot dishes. The classic Swedish julbord is central to traditional Swedish cuisine , often including bread dipped in ham broth and continuing with a variety of fish salmon, herring, whitefish and eel , baked ham, meatballs, pork ribs, head cheese , sausages, potato, Janssons frestelse , boiled potatoes, cheeses, beetroot salad, various forms of boiled cabbage, kale and rice pudding. Other traditional foods are smoked eel, rollmops , herring salad, baked herring and smoked salmon. Side dishes include beetroot salad in mayonnaise and warm stewed red, green or brown cabbage. Lutfisk , lyed fish made of stockfish dried ling or cod served with boiled potato and thick white sauce and green peas that can be served with the warm dishes or as a separate fourth course. Lutfisk is often served as dinner the second day after the traditional Christmas Yule-table dinner.
I wanted to thank all the respondents and the blog author for sharing. He was patient and supportive, promising to continue acting like a TBM for as long as I wanted our baby is 4, so that likely would have been at least 14 years. I fear the idea of growing to resent him. We are doing long distance at the moment and I was wondering if you have any advice. It has been a couple of months since I have seen him or even really talked to him. You can't force her to change, nor should you if you could. There is no question that God loves all of His children, and that obviously includes non-members.