Browsing Tag

snow

  • life sweden

    welcome to uppsala!

    i’ve had a a few days now to start to find my way around uppsala. i knew some very basic things, like where the castle is and where the cathedral is, and where the…

    6 Feb 2015
  • the sacred everyday

    sensory overload. part 13.

    hi friends! it’s monday, again. time for a new week and time for my weekly sensory overload post! i find it pretty fun to go through my photos from the past week, and notice…

    31 Mar 2014
  • the sacred everyday

    sensory overload: part 7

    this past week was all about one thing: S N O W ! i’m pretty sure that there was snow falling from the sky at some point for six days straight. crazy! at the…

    17 Feb 2014
  • be

    wednesday wisdom: rules of living #1

    for the next 18 weeks (that’s from now until the middle of june!), i will be using the 18 rules of living by the dalai lama as my guide for the wisdom in these…

    12 Feb 2014
  • atlanta travel usa

    a little new year’s wrap-up.

    i had so much fun on new year’s eve that i just can’t stop looking at all of the photos we took (me, lina, charlie, & lanie). it was a crazy, fun celebration –…

    3 Jan 2014
  • in the wild

    a spring in my step.

    i don’t really have a spring in my step. actually it’s the exact opposite. i am snuggling under covers as much as humanly possible whenever i have free time. but today i’m also practicing…

    20 Mar 2013
  • europe germany travel

    out & about in berlin.

    back on track with my next to last berlin post. this time, i’m focusing on being out in the city. all over the city, in fact, thanks to the trains, buses, & subways from…

    2 Mar 2013
  • in the wild

    just one thing before i say goodnight.

    i started reading a book this morning. i just picked it up, randomly, from the bottom of the book pile beside my bed, and began devouring the words. i was immediately touched and inspired.…

    12 Feb 2013
  • life

    a little bit of everyday life.

    happy saturday, my friends. i don’t have that much to say right now… or perhaps i do, but my words are reserved for another purpose. but, i thought i’d just post a little pic…

    19 Jan 2013
  • winter solstice

    the darkest night.

    The first peace, which is the most important, is that which comes within the souls of people when they realize their relationship, their oneness with the universe and all its powers, and when they…

    22 Dec 2012
  • in the wild north carolina

    just for you, mom & dad.

    my parents(especially my dad) are weather junkies. they are addicted to watching the weather on the 24 hour weather channel, checking updates, and keeping up with severe threats. when it’s summer time, the focus…

    11 Dec 2012
  • be in the wild

    happening now.

    snowstorm + coffee +christmas music + reading + writing +candles sending out a cozy, wintry, monday morning greeting from snowy sweden to all of you, all over the world. peace.…

    10 Dec 2012
  • in the wild

    winter sunrise.

    “I do an awful lot of thinking and dreaming about things in the past and the future – the timelessness of the rocks and the hills – all the people who have existed there.…

    8 Dec 2012
  • in the wild life

    enjoying every minute.

    just a few pictures from the past few days… our snomageddon experience. since i live in the middle of the city, i haven’t had to brave the roads, trains, or buses like others (lucky…

    6 Dec 2012
  • be in the wild

    do you hear what i hear?

    about 6 years ago i was in anchorage, alaska. i stood in line at a starbucks in a barnes & noble, waiting to order my latte, killing time before heading to the airport to…

    5 Dec 2012
  • gatherings

    one intensively awesome weekend.

    friday. saturday. sunday. first weekend in december… check. cooking. baking. snow. the theater. family visitors. friends. open house. thanksgiving. more snow. christmas market. church. work. advent. christmas market. thanksgiving again. candles. sunday night collapse on…

    3 Dec 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
  • life

    instagram easter.

    word on the street is that Facebook has bought instagram for $1 billion. that is crazy. really crazy. and, while i love instagram (you know i’m addicted) and i tolerate Facebook (it helps me…

    10 Apr 2012
  • life

    look what the easter bunny brought.

    there was no snow at christmas, but look what we got for easter weekend. hmm… it’s pretty. but, come on, it’s april. and i’ve decided that i’m not that excited about it. the fact…

    7 Apr 2012
  • life

    life in the fast lane.

    oh my gosh. where do i begin? life is crazy right now. really good, but crazy. working 1 job 50% and having an internship 50% is about to rip me in two. don’t get…

    17 Feb 2012
  • life

    valentine’s day snow.

    we walked home from the movie theater in the beautiful, silent valentine’s day snow. just perfect. peace out. goodnight.…

    14 Feb 2012
  • life

    february snow. love, russia.

    they’ve been saying for the past day that there is some snow moving into the area from russia. i think it’s pretty cool that i live in a place where the snow comes from…

    2 Feb 2012
  • new england

    new england’s finest.

    it’s that time. time to pull out the pictures from my trip home to the states; and, as usual, i’ve got plenty to share. so be ready for a few posts over the next…

    31 Jan 2012
  • nyc travel usa

    instagram: new england style

    just thought I’d share! i would write something under each picture, but as i am doing this post on my iPad, it would take forever, so i’m gonna let the pictures do the talking.…

    21 Jan 2012
  • life norrköping

    everything old is new again.

    yesterday i mentioned that i went to a baby’s name-giving service (like a baptism, but not) in an old swedish building. the building, now owned by the city, was built in the mid-1700s in…

    8 Jan 2012
  • year summaries

    counting down the hours.

    looking back over this year, i realize that it has been truly, truly amazing! i have completed my first full year as a resident of sweden, traveled around the world some, learned a new…

    31 Dec 2011
  • life

    happy monday!

    on my way to work this morning, there lay a little bit of snow on the ground. beautiful, huh? have a great day! it’s almost christmas! peace.…

    19 Dec 2011
  • life

    let it snow!

    please, oh please let this weather forecast come true! i’m doing a snow dance!…

    16 Dec 2011