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April 10, 2011 by


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 […]

Getting closer

March 19, 2011 by


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 Warmth: A Study in Yellow

February 26, 2011 by


After a day of biking in a snowstorm — practically unheard of in Portland — I was delighted at the early rays of sunshine that shone through my window this morning. The air is bitter cold, but the sky is blue and the sun sneaks its way through the branches. In my layers of wool, […]

Weekend fun

February 13, 2011 by


1. New toys A cute new pot for the kitchen and wonderful yarn on sale (the perfect color for my dream spring cardigan). 2. Snow. Lots of it. Just when we thought that maybe, just maybe winter might be letting up, it’s back. But the snow is so beautiful…it’s hard to not feel happy about […]

stickade filtar + vinter = sant

January 15, 2011 by


Knitted blankets + winter = love Need I say more?

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 […]