Monthly Archives: February 2012

In Search of the Sun

Stavanger is a very cloudy city – and often those clouds leak.  Other times, they just reach down to kiss the ground, leaving you wondering just what the blob across the street really is.  Being on the North Sea, that … Continue reading

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At the Stavanger Museum

There are quite a few museums in Stavanger – David found a list of them and their open hours on the internet Saturday morning. In the off-season, they have quite short hours – some only open for 5 hours on … Continue reading

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Sewing Again! Yay.

I finally got my sewing machine back – after being without it for almost 4 weeks, our air shipment has arrived. I lovingly unpacked it, and all the other bits and bobs that go with quilting, last Thursday.  Friday, I … Continue reading

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A Walk In The Woods

This morning, the sun was shining – no trace of rain.  That is good, as the ground is positively saturated.  Snoopy and I took advantage of the lovely weather to walk around the lake. It was amazing how many things … Continue reading

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Snowy Sunday – The Drive To Egersund.

Yesterday was a crazy day, weather-wise.  When we walked the dog this morning, we went through the snow/sun cycle about three times in 3 1/2 miles – changing from big, fluffy snowballs to tiny, hard pellets.  After the melting and … Continue reading

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Sunday Drive…. February 12

Last Sunday was a lovely sunny, warm day – temperatures above zero C and a perfect day to do some exploring.  After a short walk with Snoopy, we three piled into the car and headed out. And I took my … Continue reading

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Snoopy Got Wet…..

and so did I! Today it is dull and rainy – typical Stavanger winter weather.  I had to go down to the Tax Office to take in a letter confirming my degree – and I decided to combine it with … Continue reading

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