making it ours

So, we just finished the living room & it looks great! Thanks to my handy husband who learned how to do wallpaper in the process. Our house feels much more like ours now that the ugly gray walls are gone & the white wallpaper that hid a ton of problems. Our next project which is…

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daily routines

It’s so nice to have my husband back after his business trip, you start to realize just how much the daily routine matters. For me it’s great to have him back because I sleep better at night. It’s comforting to have him next to me & know that he’s asleep with the dog. When it’s…

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a windy day

The other day I & the dog had some time by ourselves & I decided to take him for a hike up Fløyen. Within minutes of walking off the bus I ran into a great woman who was walking aimlessly through the city with no point & asked if she’d like to go hiking with…

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nearing 50.

So, the other day I turned 45, if you said that I would be this old in high school I would have laughed. It feels weird to be so close to 50, but the 40’s have been full of adventure & moving. Somehow, I never thought I would living back in my own country, I…

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living without the net

Hi, so for the past 7 weeks we didn’t have the internet or a tv. I slept way too much on the couch but I also had some great conversations with my hubby. I think it gave me a different perspective but I also used too much g’s on my cellphone. Something that I really…

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World War 2 Bunkers

Last night we went to a show in a 50 year old WWII bunker called Hulen. It was fun but I was glad I had ear plugs with me. The bands where great & the beer was cheap. I fell asleep sometime between 2-3am, it was a late night but it was fun!! Fun because…

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Plastic bag life

So, this week has been full of stress & today on the bus I saw a man living out of plastic bags. Once you end up living that way it’s hard to go back to a functional life. Speaking of plastic bags, we get them so few times a week we run out at our…

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