A weekend in Greensboro

My second weekend in the United States of America this time around was spent locally around Greensboro. Saturday I lunched downtown with a friend and colleague from work, watched a 2 mile long freight train […]


Blue Ridge Parkway & Max Patch

Again work brings me to Greensboro and I have a weekend to explore North Carolina. Decided to revisit Max Patch near Asheville and drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, the magnificent road along the Appalachian […]


Spring at last!

It’s been a long time coming but finally spring has arrived. April was a month of magnificent sunsets, business trips to England and France, and a spa weekend in Denmark. It was not until the […]


Around the neighborhood

It’s the middle of April, the light has returned but it’s still bloody cold. Frost still some nights and never over 10 degrees during the day.  The black bird sings in the mornings and everyone […]


Snow on sunny Orust

A weekend at the cottage on Orust with Anna and Roxy. Up early Saturday morning and a walk down to the water. Clear skies and warmish. Heard black bird chirping for the first time this […]


Stockholm in the sun

Took the train to Stockholm to see Phantom of the Opera at Circus with Anna. On Saturday we walked across the Royal Swedish Capital and the Old Town in the early spring sun to get to […]


North Carolina, February 2017

Work took me to Greensboro in North Carolina at the end of February. Unusually warm days, and cold, and torrential rain and thunderstorms, all in the space of less than 2 weeks.  Some colleagues from […]


Real winter

Monday morning, -8°C, clear skies and no wind. At 7 am the sun hasn’t quite kept over the horizon yet but the light is returning! Not many sub-zero days this winter. Amazing how quickly the […]


View from the mainland

Maria, Anna sister lives on the opposite side of Göta Älv. Took “Älvsnabben”, the ferry, from Slottsberget to Klippan and walked to her apartment to celebrate her and Leo’s birthday. From the balcony of her […]



Roxy, our Bernese Mountain Dog bitch. Nearly 10 years old and still going strong.