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weather

  • be the seasons

    welcome back, dear autumn.

    tonight is special. it is the autumn equinox. or in other words, fall begins tonight in the northern hemisphere. and i just love fall. but, before i get all wrapped up in the coziness…

    22 Sep 2014
  • 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
  • photography

    sensory overload. part 3.

    hi! it’s tuesday, so i’m a day late. but, oh well. i’ve been pretty busy on account of it’s not your ordinary week here in the states… it’s thanksgiving week!! and that means that…

    26 Nov 2013
  • 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
  • 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

    time for a little sun worshipping.

    good evening, friends. this is becoming a nice little ritual for me. late at night, sometimes with a glass of wine, but always under the covers, i sit here with my mac on my…

    12 Jun 2013
  • be

    keepin’ it simple.

    i know that i begin a lot of my posts by talking about the weather. but, weather seems to affect my mood tremendously, for better or for worse. so, i’m gonna write a little…

    26 May 2013
  • in the wild

    the beginnings of the endings.

    last night was the last friday night i worked with my teenagers. of course, my job continues until the middle of july, and i will keep working with my teenagers at 2 different camps…

    18 May 2013
  • the sacred everyday

    living life in a bubble.

    good sunday morning, friends! in sweden, the sun is shining for the second day in a row. but, spring is still slowly trying to make itself known. i must admit, i am longing for…

    21 Apr 2013
  • 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
  • be norrköping

    i choose to inhabit my days.

    ok. truth time. it’s monday. it’s cold. but the sun is shining. and i am weary. not tired or sleepy. but weary. mentally. march has barely started, and i’m feeling uneasy & anxious. i…

    4 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • photography

    gratitude 30: week 3. (the holiday edition)

    happy thanksgiving!!! it just so happened that my weekly gratitude 30 photo challenge post fell on thursdays. and you know what that means… it means that this thursday is an extra special post. a…

    22 Nov 2012
  • in the wild

    a walk with my love.

    i woke up this morning and it was cold. i mean well below freezing cold. like really hard to get out from under your covers cold. brrr… but, even though a chill was in…

    27 Oct 2012
  • be norrköping

    monday’s message.

    hello, world! it’s a gray, cozy monday here in the northern land of sweden. i’m thinking that we haven’t seen the sun in about 2 weeks here, but i’m not really complaining. it is…

    22 Oct 2012
  • life

    what a day!

    wow. i have been at a wedding celebration all day long, and what an day it had been! ridiculously gorgeous weather, a wedding by a lake, good food, lots of laughs, and some new…

    11 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
  • life

    my favorite bit of the weekend.

    well, the sun is setting on this weekend & i’m ready to wind down & head to bed soon. but first, i’ve got a few things on my mind… all day i’ve been thinking…

    10 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
  • culture north carolina

    25: unusual.

    listen to this song as you read the post. it’s a little unusual, but it’s just perfect. i’ve had it on repeat all day. the weather around has been unusually warm, which means that…

    25 May 2012
  • day 2: skyline.

    today has been weird. not my regular schedule, mostly due to the fact that i officially have stopped being at my internship, so my wednesdays are not the crazy 8am – 10pm days anymore.…

    2 May 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
  • norrköping

    pink is not usually my favorite color.

    but, today, i’m all about that girly, happy, soft color. just look at the weather we’re having on this first day  of the weekend!!! one of the swedish newspapers is calling it a “super…

    27 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
  • norrköping stockholm sweden

    snapshots of stockholm.

    i just gotta share a few pics from my adventure to stockholm on tuesday. yes, i made it. i survived all the swedish, the new people, the train, the metro, didn’t get lost, and…

    19 Apr 2012
  • life

    sunday night pep talk.

    lina and i were discussing tonight the next 2 weeks and all that we face. it’s crazy. both of us, in our work, have so much packed into the rest of april. stuff that…

    15 Apr 2012