America, Ikea, and Tumblr: did you know?
 Fika is the Swedish tradition of having
 coffee, cake, and a chat. It's such an
 integral part of the culture that many
 businesses have fika twice a day, and
 sometimes it's mandatory.
 PHOTO: PIXABAY
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<p><a href="http://setheverman.tumblr.com/post/162681470958/did-you-kno-fika-is-the-swedish-tradition-of" class="tumblr_blog">setheverman</a>:</p>

<blockquote><p><a href="http://didyouknowblog.com/post/162679028361/fika-is-the-swedish-tradition-of-having-coffee" class="tumblr_blog">did-you-kno</a>:</p><blockquote>
<p>Fika is the Swedish tradition of having 
coffee, cake, and a chat. It’s such an 
integral part of the culture that many 
businesses have fika twice a day, and 
sometimes it’s mandatory.

  <span><a href="http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20160112-in-sweden-you-have-to-stop-work-to-chat">Source</a></span> <span><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fika_(Sweden)">Source 2</a></span></p>
<p><span>According to IKEA’s corporate website: “Some of the best ideas and decisions happen at fika.“<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fika_(Sweden)"><br/></a></span></p>
</blockquote>
<p>so after reblogging this to find out if other countries had this as well, i found out the following:</p><ul><li><b>germany:</b> yeah we have something similar called “Kaffee und Kuchen” :)<br/></li><li><b>america:</b> i work 16 hours per day at minimum wage and get a 7 minute unpaid lunch break, and instead of “fika” i have “suffering” and “death”<br/></li></ul></blockquote>

setheverman:

did-you-kno:

Fika is the Swedish tradition of having coffee, cake, and a chat. It’s such an integral part of the culture that many businesses have fika twice a day, and sometimes it’s mandatory. Source Source 2

According to IKEA’s corporate website: “Some of the best ideas and decisions happen at fika.“

so after reblogging this to find out if other countries had this as well, i found out the following:

  • germany: yeah we have something similar called “Kaffee und Kuchen” :)
  • america: i work 16 hours per day at minimum wage and get a 7 minute unpaid lunch break, and instead of “fika” i have “suffering” and “death”

did you know? Fika is the Swedish tradition of having coffee cake and a chat It's such an integral part of the culture that many businesses have fika twice a day and sometimes it's mandatory PHOTO PIXABAY DIDYOUKNOWFACTSCoM <p><a href=httpsethevermantumblrcompost162681470958did-you-kno-fika-is-the-swedish-tradition-of class=tumblr_blog>setheverman<a><p> <blockquote><p><a href=httpdidyouknowblogcompost162679028361fika-is-the-swedish-tradition-of-having-coffee class=tumblr_blog>did-you-kno<a><p><blockquote> <p>Fika is the Swedish tradition of having coffee cake and a chat It’s such an integral part of the culture that many businesses have fika twice a day and sometimes it’s mandatory <span><a href=httpwwwbbccomcapitalstory20160112-in-sweden-you-have-to-stop-work-to-chat>Source<a><span> <span><a href=httpsenwikipediaorgwikiFika_Sweden>Source 2<a><span><p> <p><span>According to IKEA’s corporate website “Some of the best ideas and decisions happen at fika“<a href=httpsenwikipediaorgwikiFika_Sweden><br><a><span><p> <blockquote> <p>so after reblogging this to find out if other countries had this as well i found out the following<p><ul><li><b>germany<b> yeah we have something similar called “Kaffee und Kuchen” <br><li><li><b>america<b> i work 16 hours per day at minimum wage and get a 7 minute unpaid lunch break and instead of “fika” i have “suffering” and “death”<br><li><ul><blockquote> Meme

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