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Stockholm from the Waterfront

Stockholm from the Waterfront

Asking ourselves, Where am I right now? gives us a chance to step outside the internal dialogue for a moment of peace. Look around you, take a deep breath and notice what you see, hear and feel. Present moment awareness is the point of power and choice. It frees us from our compulsive thoughts. Laura […]

A Beautiful Midsummer Weekend

A Beautiful Midsummer Weekend

When it felt like summer was just about to start, there was Midsummer (this past Friday) – telling us that half of what we in Sweden call summer has already passed… Related Posts10 ways I am enjoying summer right now Creative – little by little, day by day How to find Found Faces + bookreview

A Stockholm Must See: Spring in Kungsan

A Stockholm Must See: Spring in Kungsan

Is it just me, or have spring been unusually beautiful this year? And long, stretching for weeks with blossoms in every tree top… At least I’ve been walking like in a haze, looking up at the tree tops most of the time. Maybe it was because I started spring of early by making a visit […]

Right Snow

Right Snow

You can have brilliant ideas, but if you cant get them across, your ideas wont get you anywhere. Lee Iacocca There is snow covering the ground and the dangerous icy patches, right now. I took my camera out for snow watching. Related PostsSummer Crush | Outdoor Creating Cinnamon, roses & lingonberries Höga kusten

Going to the Ocean

Going to the Ocean

If you follow me on instagram you might have noticed I traveled by boat over the long weekend, just like I did last year. I visited the Swedish island Gotland again, to craft, embroider, eat, talk and laugh among friends. I mostly used by big camera, and took lots and lots of new favorite photos […]

Eye Candy: Back to Visby

Eye Candy: Back to Visby

I enjoy looking at other people’s beautiful photos in full size, and I hope you do too. In today’s Eye Candy I one again go back to my May visit to Gotland, the Swedish island that is so full of beauty both inside the wall of Visby and the surrounding countryside. And I love frogs, […]

Eye Candy: Stones in Gotland

Eye Candy: Stones in Gotland

I was in Gotland in May this year, but I’m still going through the photos from that trip. Here are a few views, because stones are beautiful. And water. And views. Yes, all of it, everywhere you look! Related PostsInspirational Craft Books from Sweden with Love Turquoise Dress for Summer Days Creative Snapshots | Other’s […]

Video | A Swedish Midsummer

Found the video above that shows you how to celebrate Midsummer the Swedish way. I hope you enjoy! Wishing you a great day! Related PostsCollage Postcard Pile | Video of all things Postal Craft Accomplishments Report (part II) Summer is my favorite season

Eye Candy: Newborn Wool

Eye Candy: Newborn Wool

When visiting Gotland in May I came across these darling cute lambs close to where we were staying. Gotland is known for the many sheep, and in every souvenir boutiques on the island you will find a sheep of some kind in every available form; ceramics, wool, fabric or illustration on something else. But to […]

Eye Candy: Blue and White Anemone

Eye Candy: Blue and White Anemone

The most beautiful sign of spring is the forest spring flowers. In the brown, bare woods tiny white flowers rise their heads in spring. At places, if you’re lucky, they cover the entire ground and makes you think snow has come back… In Gotland this is also true for the Blue Anemone, which is rare […]

Visby | More architecture photography

Visby | More architecture photography

I posted some photos from Visby yesterday, showing you some views of the ringwall. But I took a lot more photos on my trip to Gotland! I came home this morning after traveling through the night and I’m still tired so I thought I’d just share some more photos from Visby – the town where […]