Category Archives: Misc

Adventure: Needs v Wants

Recently my brother and I discussed ‘needs versus wants’ when it comes to money and be restricted by it. ‘Money makes the world go around’ whether you like it or not. I want adventures in my life, but do I … Continue reading

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Time

In my younger days (I write those words and feel very old) I often felt that life will happen to you whether or not you’re actively doing anything about it, and in a sense it does. Life will continue around … Continue reading

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Guilty Pleasure

Building on the no excuses in last week’s post, I do feel that I tried to paint myself in a better picture, so to balance it out, here comes some guilty pleasures that I would have to think twice about … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

  Happy Holidays and God Jul everyone. I am taking a couple of weeks off to spend with my family. My sister will be joining me here for a couple of days, then we will go back to Sweden to … Continue reading

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Sankta Lucia…

…ljusklara hägring… Tomorrow (Dec 13) is Lucia Day in Sweden, when Santa Lucia comes bearing light during the dark winter months. As an expat in London celebrating Swedish traditions have become more important and singing Lucia songs are one of … Continue reading

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Japan in pictures

As you might know I’ve had some weeks off over the summer and one of the reasons were because I went to Japan on holiday. It was one of the most amazing trips I have ever made. So much to see, … Continue reading

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Summer Holiday

I will abandon this blog for a month during the summer holidays. I will be in Japan (excited!) for part of it and the rest of the time I will try to spend outside (if the weather gods allow it). … Continue reading

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Sweden’s Nationalday

Today was the national day of Sweden. Celebrated in most places with parades, speeches and singing of the national anthem. On a day like today it seems as if patriotism soar in a country who is quite complacent at other … Continue reading

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The End

The AtoZ April blog challenge is over, I finished all 26 posts and read even more. It has been interesting to see how everyone else has dealt with staying on the theme and keeping it interesting from day to day. … Continue reading

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Yay!

Yay almost there. I am proud to have made it this far. Only one more day left now and I have the finishing line in my sight. It has been an intense journey but I am glad I did this … Continue reading

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