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Första advent

November 28, 2010 by


It’s snowing in Sweden (a lot). It’s also advent Sunday here, which marks the beginning of the Christmas season. I celebrated by buying a chocolate advent calendar and pulling out our Christmas decorations from the attic. Now is the time to enjoy the darkness of the season (sun sets at 14:59 today), the snow, glögg and […]

Colorful Travel

November 24, 2010 by


“Green, ochres, pinks blues… that’s Italy.” I am reminded of one of the opening lines of 2 Days in Paris, where Julie Delpy gives us a brief look into a trip to Italy, quick and colorful snapshots flying by the screen. But for me it’s Mexico. It’s no surprise that the contrast between the Pacific […]

Weekend Joys

October 19, 2010 by


Enjoying lazy mornings with tea and good books. Eating homemade cinnamon rolls. Taking lovely (& long) bike rides. Sitting on the balcony, in the afternoon sun, and enjoying my autumn plants. Knitting (of course).