Category Archives: Visitors

Running at altitude

I’ve been here in Colorado, a mile high, just shy of a dozen weeks. And I am still panting when I run. Boulder sits at about 5,430 feet (1,655 m) according to Wikipedia (the City of Boulder maintains interactive maps that show my apartment to be at … Continue reading

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Travelistic traipsing

The past month or so, we’ve had out-of-town visitors and gone visiting ourselves — it’s been incredibly fun and distracting (and also tiring!). One of the high points was a daytrip in April with my friend Lizzie to Finnhamn. The Archipelago … Continue reading

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Pet Cemetery

Another discovery in the bare spring woods, when taking an unexpected path: the pet cemetery in the Djurgården. I went for a walk there the other day and stumbled across it, back among the young trees behind the horse paddocks and … Continue reading

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Moving Tour

Ah, vacation is over. Matt and I are back to work.  Finally, I have time to blog the past few weeks’ shenanigans. How ridiculous!  Vacation should be the best time to be blogging — but we were so busy!  We … Continue reading

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More wanderings, and a departure

I miss my mom. As she got in the taxi this morning and pulled away, I felt so sad.  It was so nice to have her here, and not just because of all the fun things we did — and … Continue reading

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Mom visits Millesgården

This past week has been quite touristic, despite the weather! Mom relaxed at home during the stormy weather days at the beginning of the week, reading and doing needlework, while I headed over to my office to do a little … Continue reading

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The process, in retrospect

Over a week ago, we signed the papers to commit to purchasing an apartment closer to the center of Stockholm.  Neither Matt nor I got much work done that week.  And almost as soon as the week was over, I … Continue reading

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