Monthly Archives: August 2012

Rainbow Day

Today is a funny, drizzly day.  Bad day to do laundry, but… you have to do what you have to do.  There is more sun than rain, so things are drying in the breeze – I just have to catch … Continue reading

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Tall Ships and An Old Warehouse

Sunday we cycled into Stavanger in the afternoon.  I’m not sure just how strong the wind was, but it sure felt like a gale in our faces the whole way. Enough said – I promised myself I wouldn’t whine about … Continue reading

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All Tidied Up and Ready to Sew

Yesterday, I spent most of the day sorting and tidying up my sewing rooms. Fabric had been just shoved onto shelves when I unpacked it, and never really sorted or refolded.  I want to get sewing – and couldn’t even … Continue reading

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I Finally Met My Little Angel

My granddaughter was born November 27, 2011.  I lived in Muscat, Oman at the time…….. she was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Aaryana Raven Weist. I had a photo of her shortly after she was born – the internet is … Continue reading

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I Hate Slugs!

I’ve never lived in a place where it rains as much as here in Norway.  I’ve never lived where you can go for two weeks without ever seeing the sun once.  I’ve never lived where Rhododendrons grow. And I’ve never … Continue reading

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That’s One BIG Ship!

Friday, the Queen Mary 2 was in Stavanger harbour. A group of aspiring photographers, myself included, gathered to take photos.  It’s the first “photo walk” that I have attended as they began about the time we went on summer holidays. … Continue reading

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Back To The Vet…… Follow The Rules!

This morning Snoopy and I walked to the vet so he could have his second worm treatment…… doesn’t sound like much, but there is a story here. Norway requires that if a dog travels into another country, he is to … Continue reading

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