All Hallow’s Week

Halloween is here! All week long… whenever you least expect it. The guys review their preparations and their own Trick-or-Treat strategies. Plus, it’s pumpkin-mania in Sweden, but the guys are already preparing for the best instant sides for the holiday table. Also, Rodney is teaching his daughter how to drive in multiple languages while Patrick Risotto blows up our phones with messages from Sunny Italy. It’s a packed episode this week!

About the 2 Guys 3 Crowns podcast

Varmt välkommen! Welcome to the weekly 2 Guys 3 Crowns podcast, the definitive podcast about what it’s really like to live in Stockholm, Sweden. As seen through the eyes of 2 Americans (one who is half Swedish), you’ll get to know the amazing, the bizarre and best kept secrets of the capital of Scandinavia. Join Sean Dougherty & Rodney Hiram weekly on your favourite streaming service.

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  • All Hallow’s Week

    Halloween is here! All week long… whenever you least expect it. The guys review their preparations and their own Trick-or-Treat strategies. Plus, it’s pumpkin-mania in Sweden, but the guys are already preparing for the best instant sides for the holiday table. Also, Rodney is teaching his daughter how to drive in multiple languages while Patrick Risotto blows up our phones with messages from Sunny Italy. It’s a packed episode this week!

  • Rhubarb?!?

    It’s the last week of daylight savings time in Sweden, and Sean is freaking out about the incoming darkness and winter. He and Rodney run down their winter checklist to talk about all of the things they are avoiding. Then, it’s game time! This week’s edition features word association.
    "Pie to the People" on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pietothepeople_sthlm/

  • A Swedish Mirage

    Rodney treats us to some poetry to celebrate the “Swedish Mirage.” Don’t let the warm weather distract you though, the cold weather is ominously approaching. Then, Rodney recounts the adventure of buying reading glasses in Stockholm. Plus, there’s a new update on the search for the new Skoda.

  • Game Night!

    It's quiz time! Rodney challenges Sean to a round of fill in the blank, which covers some of the things he misses from back home the most and things he didn't know about Sweden. Plus, Rodney makes a shoutout and gives a brief oral history on Spam. Finally, happy Cinnamon Bun Day everyone!

    For a more in depth look at Spam: https://bit.ly/3ixRncq

  • Chinese Buffet and a Refreshing Skoda

    Rodney heads up North (way North) to find a replacement for his beloved Skoda. He takes in the sights and the local fast food options. The guys discuss what it's like to buy a used car in Sweden, and Rodney recounts the tales of his old hooptie that couldn't back up.

  • Höst With The Most

    Höst, Fall, Autumn. Whatever you call the season, it’s arrived in Stockholm. The guys try to figure out some traditional Swedish ways to celebrate, while Rodney tries to avoid it entirely. And, as the nights draw in, the 2 guys talk about some of the best options for streaming right now. EXTRA: check the Pre-pod video on our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/35Wf5fz

  • Message in a Mail Box

    Sean receives a mysterious hand written message in his mailbox. Plus, more news from the live grocery shopping front, and Sean's new couch has arrived! Find out how he put an IKEA sofa together by himself with a toddler running around the house. HOT TIP: Check out our behind the scenes clip on our YouTube channel! https://youtu.be/jrW-XyAB700

  • Early Bird Gets the Pod

    The guys are joined by the great Edward of The Early Birds, a Stockholm-based start-up that helps businesses improve their e-commerce. He talks about his world-spanning journey to Stockholm, how he got involved in the start-up, how 2-day shipping will succeed in the city and even his best under-the-radar hot spots around town. Amazon is coming to Sweden people! And it's real this time.

  • Bizarro World

    Sean takes a trip to ICA. It seemed like a normal trip to the grocery, but turned out to be a journey to an alternate dimension. But on the bright side.... they have bagels in Stockholm! Also, the summer heat is gone, and Rodney is jumping too far ahead in the calendar. Plus, carrot cake counts as a vegetable, right?

  • Last Chance (for Summer) Ranch

    The guys are soaking up the last rays of Swedish summer. And apparently this was the weekend to party. Rodney and Sean talk about their suddenly wild neighbors, tips for enjoying the rest of August, new neighborhood discoveries and new high schools (or gymnasiums….?). Plus, would you buy a sofa from Blocket?

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2 Guys 3 Crowns

🇸🇪Halloween is here!🎃All week long… whenever you least expect it. The guys review their preparations and their own Trick-or-Treat strategies. Plus, it’s pumpkin-mania in Sweden, but the guys are already preparing for the best instant sides for the holiday table. Also, Rodney is teaching his daughter how to drive in multiple languages while Patrick Risotto blows up our phones with messages from Sunny Italy. It’s a packed episode this week! ...

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