one week from today i’ll be on my way here!!! usa. nc. the beach. to my family. i can’t freaking wait!! i love these days of preparation just before a trip! look out, america, i’m comin’! peace.
if you have ever eaten with me, you may have noticed that i usually finish last. as a kid, i remember my family eating and then beginning to clear the table when they were done. my mom began washing dishes, my dad began putting away the food. everyone was moving around the kitchen and i was sitting at the table. just left there. ok. the whole being left at the table thing wasn’t as traumatic as i may have madeRead More
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