Monthly Archive: May, 2013

My mom’s cross stitches.

My mom has through the years made a lot cross stitching. I have 3 siblings and we all has these “flower of the month” They are done on linen. The first I got… Continue reading

The first baby birds in the park.

Canadian Geese family Gunnestorp mosse, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden. Canadian goose is not native in Sweden, someone brought them here for hunting. Now they are way to many. But in this park I have… Continue reading

Harvesting chives for winter.

Last spring my neighbor put some seeds in the earth. They grove like nothing I have seen! She shared some plants with me last fall. The first thing that starts to grow in… Continue reading

Outdoors exploding !

Stretching out! Gotta move fast over the road! I think this is a pear tree. Gunnestorps mosse, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden. Everything is SO beautiful! “Murder snail” not native in Sweden…We are enemies in… Continue reading

Last week in the park, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden

The nature is changing so fast now so these pictures I took last week already feels dated! The Anamone nemorosa (vitsippa) is showing the last flowers. A wild cherry with buds. Gunnestorp mosse.… Continue reading

Grilled sirloin steak with garlic butter and a salad.

  A nearby farm, Björlanda gård, raise Highland cattle. All grass feed on the farm.         Good meat like this do not need much… I just put on salt and… Continue reading

Evening walk, Guldheden, Gothenburg, Sweden.

  I just love when I arrive with my daughter to a soccer field and find “The walk for health” sign! It is a perfect trail to walk while the soccer team warms… Continue reading

Cod in almond cover with spinach.

  First I arrange two plates: One with an egg, (lightly beaten with a fork) The other with ground almond, salt and ground black pepper. Melt a t least 1/2 stick of butter.… Continue reading

Salmon breakfast.

Smoked salmon. Hardboiled eggs mixed with sour cream and salt. Cheese and cream cheese.

Hello kitty!

  Found this very detailed pattern. As english is my second language and I have learned to crochet in swedish this pattern had all the help I could wish for! I added one… Continue reading

Just loving spring!

Morning walks are just amazing with the birds singing and everything finally starting to grow. Wood sorrel (harsyra) the kids like to eat it like sour candy! Anemone nemorosa (vitsippa) cover the light forrest… Continue reading

My sunshine bag with butterflies.

I had the yellow cotton yarn in stock since at least 1999 ! Did this bag a couple of weeks ago and loved it! This yellow one is a little bit smaller and I… Continue reading

Better late than never! Beautiful spring!

  This is what we all have been waiting for!       I even think the first dandelions are amazing.       The swedish flag.   Goldeneye, (Knipand) Slätta damm, Gothenburg… Continue reading

A very satisfying breakfast.

Hard boiled egg with butter, chives, salt and black pepper. Cheese and salami. Smoothie. Tea. After a breakfast like this I am satisfied until dinner! (No problem to skip lunch)

Pork chops with tarragon sauce.

We bought the nicest chops on our trip to Mostorp farm. I cut the fat to keep the chops flat when grilling. Made a sauce: Melted plenty of butter, Fried 1 chopped onion,… Continue reading