tuesday photo challenge – peace

Frank, what a fantastic topic this week – PEACE!!!! Why is it so hard … and why haven’t we learned????!!! For this challenge is there only one way for me to go … and it’s so fantastic that Swedish art … Continue reading

tuesday photo challenge – fantasy

Fantasy???!!!  “Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it.” Lloyd Alexander As a child, I had a very lively imagination. I was very lonely as a child and I always made up fantasy stories … … Continue reading

a photo a week – sun & water

“Let’s go somewhere the sun kisses the ocean” Unknown I don’t have to go fare … only 15 min walk from home. It’s all on my doorsteps. The whole of my adult life has I lived where the ocean has … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge #64: countryside

Amy, the countryside in my county Skåne (Scania) is very open … it’s a farmer county. Here we grow apples, grapes, sugar beets, leek, strawberries, onion, flax, potatoes, salix, corn, gains, pees, and of course rapeseed. We have about 7999 … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge; traditions

They say that if you are a true globetrotter is this one of the world festivals that you shouldn’t miss – up there with Rio, Madi Gras and the Carnival of Venice. Sweden’s Midsummer (‘Midsommar’ in Swedish) is the quintessential … Continue reading

my music moods (proud to be …)

…. a Swede in many ways, my heart is truly blue and yellow … our little country has in many ways made the difference to the world; lighthouse beacon flashing light, the dynamite, Skype, the pacemaker, the blowtorch, Volvo, multi-row … Continue reading

officially summer in skåne now??????!!!

… because we can use our Summer jo-jo card, that means that we have unlimited travel on all public transport inside our county, Skåne (Scania). It’s not for free … 699SEK/$74./£58/66€ and valid from 15th June to 15th of August. … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – the swedish colors (blue & yellow)

“When people ask me what equipment I use – I tell them my eyes.” Unknown “There is no blue without yellow and without orange” Vincent Van Gogh A rapeseed field in my county Skåne (Scania) – May 2014 “Marrakech taught … Continue reading