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 old ship from the 1600s, which sank off the coast of sweden & was later brought up and now preserved here. cool stuff. a picture just because it’s colorful &Read More
we’ve got a 5 day weekend! time to sit back and relax. time to do things that i don’t have time to do otherwise. like paint my nails. hang out in nature. stay up late & sleep late. just be… and there’s gonna be plenty of fun and “being” together also during this mini-vacation. we’ve got friends coming to visit! our friend, n, and her boyfriend are flying in tonight from ireland ( n is swiss & now lives inRead More
ugh. i’ve been trying to write this blog post all freaking day. and i have had all freaking day to write because it’s a red day here in sweden = we don’t work or go to school. it’s a holiday! what holiday, you ask? kristi himmelfärdsdag. otherwise known as ascension day, in english. and what exactly is that many of you may wonder… well, that was one of the things i was going to write about. i’ve had this little blogRead More
summer weather has arrived in sweden!! and you know what that means, right?! yep. flip flops! my favorite shoes to wear (or not wear, since that’s part of the point for me. hehe.) anyway… after our day of business & work was over, lina and i put on summer clothes, grabbed a blanket & books, and headed to a sunny, warm park. and i wore my flip flops to get there. yes! oh how i looove summer weather! peace out.
it’s tuesday night and we’re having a cozy night at home ’cause we feel so tired. we did manage to find just enough energy to make a tasty dinner (that lina created. she’s so good at that!). now. we’re watching some tv and headed to bed pretty soon, i think. feels a little weird to be going to bed when it’s not quite dark out yet, though. but, that’s spring/summer in sweden! (which i love.) and it is certainly amazinglyRead More