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Hello Summer!

June 18, 2012


Here’s to eating outside, lazy evenings in the garden, whipped cream and berries, being barefoot and hopefully a little sunshine! Advertisements

Winding down

May 29, 2011


Spring is always busy. The return of great weather somehow always coincides with a crazy schedule. There is suddenly so much to do (and so much that’s fun to do!) that it’s hard to find time to slow down and relax. The weather has been a little cloudy this weekend, so I grabbed the opportunity […]


May 14, 2011


Oh, how time flies when it’s spring! Never mind that it snowed in the beginning of May and never mind that too much time is being spent inside at work, it is still spring and it is wonderful! We’ve been taking every chance we can to get outside and enjoy nature… The forest is changing […]


April 10, 2011


Things I’ve been busy doing: 1. Travelling. We took a weekend trip and enjoyed the rain in Bergen, Norway. It was fun to see the small and big differences between Norway and Sweden and to visit old friends. And look…fun Norwegian candy! 2. Spinning on my new wheel! We’re still getting acquainted, but I’ m already […]

Stripe study shawl

March 27, 2011


Yesterday we took a long walk, looking for more signs of spring. I saw melting snow, newly arrived birds and yellow and white flowers. We enjoyed our afternoon tea underneath a few oak trees in the sun. It was still cold, but we had wool.  It was the perfect way to spend the day and […]

Getting closer

March 19, 2011


It snowed yesterday, just to remind us that winter isn’t really over yet. And while it still is white out and a bit cold, I feel that spring is just around the corner.  I love this time of year. It’s absolutely magical. You can actually feel and see the world coming alive again. In the forest […]

Finding inspiration

February 25, 2011


It’s still cold here in Sweden and I’ve been feeling tired and completely uninspired. Since it’s too early to enjoy (or even dream of) the sun, warmth and flowers of spring, I’ve been looking for new sources of happiness to wake me up out of my funk. Here’s a few things that have been brightening […]