it was another glorious day in sweden! this morning the windows were open, the birds were singing, i was sipping coffee and reading with a cutie cat beside me. i must say that it was a great monday morning. as i was reading and enjoying myself, i began thinking about how easy it is to just go from sunday to sunday during this special week – ignoring all the bad emotions and feelings that come with the events between palmRead 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
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 (thursday). there were only 10 people (out of 30) and we had a substitute. it’s been crazy these past few weeks. sick teachers. no teachers. busy work. meh. when youRead More
this is more proof that technology/the internet can be used for good. from knowing what’s going on in the world, to helping bring about a revolution in egypt, to raising money for disasters (Japan, Katrina, etc.), to connecting with friends near and far, to this… what a beautiful, inspiring message! peace. ♥.
about a week ago, someone asked me where i got my strength from. how did i take care of myself? implying that in some way i am suffering and that i must out my needs first. it was a hard question to answer. and i actually haven’t answered it yet. so, i’m going to process it here. lucky you. of course there is a balance between loving yourself and loving others. but, ultimately, isn’t life about loving others? putting othersRead More