Thursday April 22nd
snow that we got last weekend, melted, and we have had nice
weather the last days, but it has been very cold. The
temperature has been around zero during the nights and 2-3
degrees Celsius during daytime.
Here is a photo I took, a few days ago, on one of our many walks
in the woods:
Now it is only 10 days
until Joakim's confirmation.
On thuesday we went to a
photographer and took Joakim's confirmation photos. Joakim also went
to the hairdresser this day.
Even if I am a bit
stressed out, I am looking forward to the confirmation. I am looking
forward to the party, and are looking forward to see all our
This weekend we have gotten more snow. Most of the snow that we
got yesterday, melted away during the day, but tonight we have
gotten even more snow again:
The view from our livingroom windows this morning.
Friday April 16th
Last weekend we had wonderful Spring weather, and I had a real
”Spring cleaning” in our garden. I have removed all the old dead
flowers and leaves, in all 6 of our flowerbeds. Nothing is
This week we have had rain almost every day, but tonight we got a few
millimetres with snow. This melted away, and today turned out to be a
nice day, with some clouds and glimpse of sun.
Charles and I are going to 2 birthday celebrations this weekend.
Tonight we are invited to a 50 years party, and tomorrow, our brother
in law is celebrating his 60th birthday.
Now it is only a couple of weeks left until Joakim’s confirmation, and
I am starting to get stressed out. But I am going to bake some cakes
during this weekend, and put in our freezer. We have done some other
preparations too, so I belive that this will turn out well.
This day started
with some rain, but during the day, the sun started shining
again. Wonderful Spring weather!
have finished with our front entrance:
and bright, I think.
also posted this photo, down at the page of
The Easter Holiday
is finished, and we have been at work today, and the kids at
Today I bicycled
to work for the first time this year. It was only 3,5 degrees
Celcius this morning, but it was sunny weather. I wore warm
gloves, and had a nice bicycle trip.
last day's of Easter, we have stayed at home. We have been
walking in the woods, painting our Front Entrance and been on
trips with our motorcycle.
been on a Easter trip, wisiting my parents from Palm Sunday to
Wednesday. We had some very nice days together with my family.
Yesterday, on Maundy Thursday, Charles and I painted our front
entrance. This is the third time we are painting the tront
entrance. First we vere painting it in a bright yellow-green
color. (This was in 2006, when we bought our house.) Later we
painted it with a nice beige color. Unfortunately this beige
color started to peel off. To fix this, we have now painted it
once more, and this time we used a special paint, to fix the bad
paint which had peeled off. This time, we painted the front
front entrance turned out very nice and bright. When the Easter
Holiday is finished, we are
going shopping, to see if we can find a little shelf to put our
shoes on, and parhaps a nice painting to put on the wall.