An ox pulling a heavy load: Why do Swedes use an old farming expression this time of year?

4:01 min

Those new to Sweden might not have heard the expression "Oxveckorna".

But if you are finding it a bit more difficult to get out of bed after the Christmas break, it might apply to you.

Find out what it means, and what people can do to feel better about it, as we speak to psychologist Kerstin Jeding.