sunday afternoon was too beautiful to stay inside, so we decided to take a walk beside the river and enjoy the sunshine & warm weather. we made it one block… to pub just around the corner from our apartment. and guess what?! it was open! the outdoor seating was too tempting, so, we grabbed a beer and sat in the sun. for a few hours. hehe. i think the plan was to stay outside until the sun went down. andRead More
i’m getting some much needed vitamin d this weekend. the sun has been shining, and we’ve been outside!!! apparantly, the amazing weather will continue tomorrow and monday; and that is perfect timing – it’s a 4 day weekend! so, we’ve had 2 beautiful days and it looks like we’ve got 2 more on the way. woo hoo! here’s what we’ve been up to during the first half of our mini-vacation together: friday night we had a bbq for lina’s nephew.Read More
every year in europe they have the eurovision song contest. think european american idol, but bigger. each country has its own contest and chooses a winner. the winners are then all part of the eurovision song contest. and 2011’s contest begins soon! i just happened to run across the winner from switzerland… and i think she’s gonna do quite well. love the song, love everything about it! check it out!
i’ve had the pure joy of being able to sit at a table and share some food with two different groups of people in the past 2 days. wednesday night i had fika with the youth & young adults that lina works with. it was fun to listen to their conversations (and try to keep up. haha). after having a meeting, the fika break was a chance for them to just chill and chat with each other. i think thatRead More
after a physically exhausting day of cleaning yesterday, lina and i have had the perfect sunday. it began with lazy morning of drinking coffee & making plans for the summer. followed by a late breakfast (or brunch, ya might say) in the sunny kitchen with the window wide open. and then, after grabbing a chai latte from our fav cafe, a long walk in the amazingly warm & sunny weather. back home again, we spent some time reading and eatingRead More