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a weekend in stockholm.

i’ve been dying to find some time to share these pictures from our weekend in stockholm, and i need to go to bed big time (my new job starts in the morning!!), but i just can’t let another day go by without a post. while i have tons to write…

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blogging on the bus.

Geez it feels early and i am in desperate need of some coffee! But, friends, I have made it to the weekend – and it’s a weekend without work! Yesssss! However, I’m having some conflicting emotions right now… On the one hand, I’m on my way, as I write this,…

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a simply mystery.

the most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. he to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.…

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stockholm field trip.

 well, when i got to stockholm today it was cloudy & rainy. hmpf.  it’s such a beautiful place. so, stockholm, please give me some of your summertime beauty!!  it may have been rainy, but we were still all smiles! (we = my swedish for immigrants classmates! fun!)  vasa museum: an…

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finspång.

after school & work lina and i headed out to finspång, a small town which is about a 30 minute drive out into the country. it was so great to get out of the city and breathe in some fresh air… and see some new places, too! i know. that’s 2…

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feathers and ice cream.

idag börjar påsklov för mig!! today easter (spring) break begins for me! and how did i kick off my spring break?! by blowing off school and spending the day with my love… perfect. i decided to play hooky today and get a head start on my break because of yesterday…

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the sounds of the city in the spring.

outside my window right now: bells tolling birds chirping traffic moving people chatting children laughing it sounds wonderful! some days I miss the quiet serenity of nature. but not today. today the life that is happening outside my window makes me feel alive, awake, and aware.

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