Archive for July, 2008

Boiling hot sun drenched days

Monday, July 28th, 2008

We’ve had several days of boiling hot sun drenched days. Unlike the avid sun tanners I am hiding inside and wisely refusing to go out until early evening just in case I droop, burn or perspire to death in the heat. Mum is spending some time here with us in Sweden and she is cheerfully […]

Muesli and yoghurt

Thursday, July 17th, 2008

So being back in Norwich was great. Mum and I spent many productive hours restoring the garden to it’s former glory. We also re-felted the roof on the garden shed. There is a general roofing problem at the house at the moment and roofers are up on the roof re-roofing it to match our brilliant […]

Bikes from Gunnebo to Paris

Monday, July 7th, 2008

I’ve just come back from another cycle ride to Gunnebo House. This time I took K with me and he had to confess he loved it as much as I did. As the house is situated in a cultural reserve we explored beyond the house and gardens. The area is surrounded by two lakes and […]

Losing the ancients

Sunday, July 6th, 2008

I am having a well earned rest today after Keyvan and I trekked for miles in the Swedish countryside yesterday. It all started when we caught the first train to Strömstad and went in search of the iron age burial mounds, stone circle and stone ship settings. After we arrived and visited the tourist information […]