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Winding down

May 29, 2011 by


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 by


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 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 […]

Stripe study shawl

March 27, 2011 by


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 […]

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 […]

Sunday Morning

December 5, 2010 by


Second Advent. Sunday paper. Christmas tea. New project. Wishing you were here Anna!

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 […]