Category Archives: friends

Göteborg…City of Beards and Man Buns

After a few days with Bengt in Stockholm, we drove to Göteborg, about a 5 hour trip. The Swedish countryside is quite lovely, especially in the summer. Don’t be fooled though! It is only like this in July, for a … Continue reading

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The Vasa and other bad ideas…

Ah, so the trip continues… We departed Ekjsö and headed for Stockholm, to meet Rajne’s grandpa, Bengt. He is a super fit, very active 75 year old and has a charming apartment in Rajne’s childhood neighborhood. Our first full day, … Continue reading

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Adventures in Svenska…Snyggt!

So, I promised something exciting, especially since I have been incommunicado for such a long time. And here it is…my fabulous, amazing, mind-blowing trip to Sweden and London! I’m off for 17 days of excitement across the pond, my first … Continue reading

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Sundries 

Howdy, y’all! I haven’t been accomplishing too much lately so this won’t be an expansive post.  I started on another baby quilt (using my fave pattern, Space Place), but haven’t finished the top yet. I love the bird fabric!  (Side … Continue reading

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What I do in my copious spare time…

Hi there, y’all! Yes, I know, I have been rather lazy about posting lately. There’s just so much to do while the sun is shining!  I love this wonky block quilt pattern I just finished recently. I bought it at … Continue reading

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All Things Patrick

These past two weeks have been quite momentous, starting with prom Friday before last. I am prone to bouts of the sentimental weepies, but, wow, did it hit me hard when I came downstairs to see my baby boy in … Continue reading

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Spring Ahead

February and March have been busy months…emerging from hibernation and getting spring stuff done. An amazing trip to Aruba for a week with my honey got me ready for warm weather and sand volleyball season. Woohoo! Six days of sand … Continue reading

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