Monthly Archive: October, 2013

Cozy crochet wool blanket.

Found this wool yarn on sale!  These colors will be perfect for a blanket. Decided to go with a very easy pattern so I can work and still follow a TV show  😉… Continue reading

Our family’s favorite soup!

Today we had heavy rain all day, tonight there is the highest storm warning! What can be cozier than a warming soup? I have done this soup many times the last 30 years!… Continue reading

New coffee favorite

Hurry in the morning? This keeps you satisfied to lunch! (Or until your teenagers wakes up for breakfast) Crack one egg, add: 3 tsp of instant coffee, 2 tsp coconut oil, (organic) a… Continue reading

Sweden gets is right

Originally posted on Dr. Malcolm Kendrick:
I sometimes think that I should go and live in a Scandinavian country. They get so many things right about how to run healthy, equitable, societies. In…

Embroidered tablecloth bargains at a second hand store.

I just can not pass when I see something handmade like this! And I love orange! Another one!  Something for an old fashioned  coffee party! A  big crochet. I have a round kitchen… Continue reading

A perfect rug to our living room!

I just LOVE second hand stores! Found this hand made rug (swedish ryamatta) It is a big one about 2 X 3 yards (meters) First I drove it to my parents for a… Continue reading

Curtains to hide an ugly window.

This is the ugly window! As you can se it is also very close to the neighbors! The curtain rod is from IKEA. On the back we have a strip with LED lights.… Continue reading

Evening walk while the sun sets.

    Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden     Decided to climb the south peak.  

Outdoor fall decorations.

After a week with frost nights my summer flowers were not very nice anymore. I went to the garden center and bought some plants. The chestnuts I picked in the neighborhood for free.… Continue reading

Not my best chanterelle excursion!

Decided to spend a couple of hours in the forrest hunting chanterelles. The colors are so beautiful now! Good looking but poisonous! This spot did not look like last year Small, dry and… Continue reading

Fall colors!

Last week we had nights with frost, so the fall colors are really starting to show now! I have  one rose  left in my garden.

Dried plums

A neighbor invited me to pick plums in her tree! Fruit is not in the LCHF diet if you want to lose weight….. But in this case I decided to make an exception… Continue reading

Dried apples.

Fruit is not in the LCHF diet if you want to loose weight. (To much sugar) I only eat (and not a lot) what I can pick in season by myself like: strawberries… Continue reading

The world biggest ship, Majestic Maersk, visiting Gothenburg, Sweden.

Parked the car at Klippan and walked alongside the Göta river towards the sea. The other side of the river (my last post was about a walk there.) The Älvsborg bridge. Walking under… Continue reading