{My first lace project} Start up

I’m learning lace knitting – delicate type with loads of holes and structure. I just got my first mystery yarn packages in lovely silk/wool from Yarn Addict as I’ve joined the Lace lovers club – so cool with surprise recipes, online support and how to picture guide – and a bonus for me Yarn Addict […]

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And we have Easter…..

So it’s Friday and not any Friday it’s the day before the big Easter holiday starts here in Scandinavia – so soon many Norwegians will be heading for the mountains where log cabins, murder mystery on the TV/ radio and skiing will be the main event. Here in Denmark I’ve notice most people will go […]

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Happy Waffle day!

Today is Vaffeldagen, Waffle Day in Sweden and Norway. It used to be a holiday, and was called Vårfrudagen (=Our lady day), in honour of the Virgin Mary – as it’s celebrated nine months before the birth of Christ. Dialect corruption gave the name Våfferdagen, which later turned into the modern Våffeldagen (in Swedish) or […]

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My morning cup

Outside the window the baby sleeps. Inside the cafe, nursing my first cup of (must needed) latte I sit quietly and wait for my friend. She arrive, baby in her arms grabs a quick cup chai, we chat a bit, the baby sits in the window looking out before she hastily moves on – the […]

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{this moment} the coffee cup

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. For all the other moments go to Soulemama. And here is the week that went……. Sunday: We had the Baby’s christening at […]

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Yellow cardigan and pink socks

It’s been a while since I showed an outfit (basically since I have ‘mum’ style at the moment) But I just had to show off my new yellow cardigan and pink socks by H&M. SO bright and happy colour!! By the way I haven’t gotten the self portrait thing in order on my new camera […]

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Random acts of love

A day that will burn in my mind for ever. It was summer. I went by my husbands work when he told me about the bomb in Oslo. I was in shock. And the shock only got worse. Later, glued to my tv, I checked Facebook and saw the message: “don’t call the people at Utøya, […]

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