Browsing Tag

rain

  • florida travel usa

    disney world: animal kingdom!

    it’s safari time! and finally the weather was not chilly or cold. in fact, we even took off our jackets a few times (yay!)… only to have to put on ponchos later in the…

    20 Jan 2014
  • in the wild

    ode to autumn.

    is there anything better in autumn than a cozy, chilly, rainy day at home? outside the leaves are all golden, orange, red, and brown. the clouds hang thick and low. it’s as if you…

    28 Oct 2013
  • culture

    orange is the new black.

    have you heard of that netflix series yet? that’s the name of it: orange is the new black. and  it is abso-freakin-lutely awesome. my love and i got seriously stuck and watched the first…

    30 Sep 2013
  • be

    nesting day.

    i’ve got nothing special planned today – which is always a good thing in my world. it’s really gray outside. drizzly and chilly. and the hard rain, with possible thunderstorms, is on it’s way.…

    21 Sep 2013
  • in the wild

    tiny moments to celebrate.

    april keeps moving right along. and as each day passes, i am confronted with the challenge of finding a way to capture a glimpse of life in a photo. i’m challenged to find something…

    21 Apr 2013
  • in the wild

    november rain.

    “Now and then sprays of rain flew over and misted our faces. Every time I refused to wipe away the wetness. It made the world seem so alive to me. I couldn’t help but…

    27 Nov 2012
  • lists

    top ten tuesday.

    introducing… liz’s top ten things she should be doing: 1. writing my next blog post (or 2 or 3) for from death to peace (my memoir) 2. writing a proposal for work 3. creating…

    27 Nov 2012
  • the sacred everyday

    pitter patter.

    the rain is pitter-pattering down, but we’re headed out for a little day road trip (during our weekend road trip to skåne) on this cold, dark monday. i love mini-vacations. happy monday, all you…

    5 Nov 2012
  • in the wild

    these boots were made for walking.

    my message from the universe today: There are only 3 things that can make your dreams come true, Liz: your thoughts, your words, and your actions.  Be the spark,      The Universe get out there,…

    17 Oct 2012
  • life

    things that make me smile.

    there are far better things ahead than any we leave behind. ~c.s. lewis i went to work today. even though i’m still on my vacation. yep. i’ve got 3 days left of my vacation…

    9 Aug 2012
  • in the wild

    inspired by the rain.

    like the song by the carpenters says: “rainy days & mondays always get me down.” well, usually. but not today. today, the rain is cozy. the wind is crazy. and i’m safe inside. enjoying…

    25 Jun 2012
  • in the wild sweden

    waking up in the woods.

    ok. so sleeping on a hardwood floor in a room with 16 teenagers with thunderstorms booming all around outside doesn’t make for the most comfortable of nights. and true, there was actually not that…

    19 Jun 2012
  • life

    i’ll bet you didn’t know this.

    i’m pretty good with technical things around the house. yep. today’s photo challenge was to reveal something that people might not know about me; and, in honor of the new tv we bought, i…

    18 Jun 2012
  • life

    my view(s) today.

    well, here’s my take on the photo challenge for today: your view. i decided to snap a few little shots throughout the day to show my view at different times & different places. take…

    9 Jun 2012
  • life north carolina

    morning. (noon. and night.)

    morning. i woke up early this first morning of june because this cute little thingy jumped up next to my face, and began meowing for me to get up. i heard the rain pattering…

    1 Jun 2012
  • week 4: photo a day. april.

    here we go. the last installment of april’s photo challenge. i seriously cannot believe that may begins on tuesday! 2012 is flying by. hope that you’ve had a good week (mine’s been full, and…

    29 Apr 2012
  • culture

    dear prudence.

    a little music for you: Jim Sturgess – Dear Prudence celebrate something today. anything. whatever. even the smallest thing. drink a glass of wine. hug someone you love. share a smile. write a funny note.…

    26 Apr 2012
  • in the wild life norrköping

    a long walk with my love.

    woke up late this morning and was greeted by this bright sunshine outside my window. finally!!! lina and i are both off today, and since it wasn’t cold out today (only chilly), we decided…

    23 Apr 2012
  • be

    oh, to be like the cat.

    we have this routine in the mornings in our little home. not one that we decided on, but that has just happened over time. the cat loves to play early in the mornings… which…

    20 Apr 2012
  • be

    sometimes i just need a reminder.

    some days you expect the sun to shine, and instead rain falls from the sky. and then, other days, you believe it will be rainy & cold, only to realize that the sun breaks…

    12 Apr 2012
  • culture

    it’s in the rain.

    some beautiful, calm, peaceful music for rainy wednesday… it’s in the rain. Everytime the rain comes down Close my eyes and listen I can hear the lonesome sound Of the sky as it cries…

    23 Nov 2011
  • life

    the colors of my day.

    it’s late afternoon and the candles around me, the coffee warming me, the raindrops dripping down my windows, and the music playing in the background are all creating a warm, inspiring, calm feeling inside…

    18 Oct 2011
  • life

    monday morning is here.

    typical autumn monday morning weather. gray & rainy. makes me wanna crawl back under the covers, hide a little, sleep a little, and feel all snuggly and warm. but i resisted the temptation &…

    12 Sep 2011
  • why can’t it be sunday already?

      a view of my yellow apartment building on a rainy friday, from my kitchen window. it’s rainy. it’s chilly. and i’ve gotta “work” (my internship, which i really do love) tonight. and perhaps tomorrow…

    17 Jun 2011