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Find what you Love and let it kill you

My dear, Find what you love and let it kill you. Let it drain you of your all. Let it cling onto your back and weigh you down into eventual nothingness. Let it kill you and let it devour your … Continue reading

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On a Playdate with a child and a glue stick

My littlest cousin came for a visit. I thought we’d have a play date at the kitchen table. Sure, small hands can use a glue stick! I gave her a magazine and scissors. She was very handy with the scissors, … Continue reading

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Reflect upon your blessings

Reflect upon your blessings, of which every man has plenty, not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. Charles Dickens (this goes for gals too) Visit from the cutest and most stubborn cousin ever. Valentine lovely from … Continue reading

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Art Quilting | Not your grandmothers craft but still awesome

More fabric art today. My grandmother was born in 1918. That’s a long time ago. She gets mad about all the references everywhere to the internet. – When things get interesting the always stops now and say You can find … Continue reading

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I’m grateful for Christmas

Life is finite, we are transient beings. Don’t be afraid to engage your world or your surroundings. If you don’t try and get the most out of this experience, it’s a big mistake, a real waste. You’re squandering an incredible … Continue reading

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Documenting grandma

Having coffee with my grandmother. Please follow and like:Related PostsChristmas Food Odyssey As seen on Instagram Window stilleben / still life

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I have a Creative Dad

I’m one of the lucky ones who has a Creative Dad present in my life. He is not mentioned often here, since this is not a family blog, but a blog about (my) creativity. But today it’s Father’s Day here … Continue reading

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Expecting a Child

I think you can feel as if you are having a child even though you are not pregnant. I’ve felt like I’ve been expecting a baby twice in my life. First time I was 16 years old, and my mother … Continue reading

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Orchids in Stockholm

Aquaria Watermuseum with beutiful orchids. Here are my photos from the exhibition. Continue reading

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Jolly Roger Wrist Warmers

Here are the promised pictures of one of the Christmas gifts I knitted in December. Inspired by Anna of the blog Trassel I knitted these Jolly Roger hand warmers, so popular here in Sweden right now. Easy and fast to … Continue reading

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