One lovely cat soaking up the sights.

Go on, use your words

This blog began so I could share all the the useful information about Sweden I had gathered during my first few months here. Originally, the blog resided on a free English online newspaper server (the Local ), but it also died there. I was new to blogging and the excitement soon wore off. I wrote nothing for a…

Yellow flower Darlana

Weekly Photo Challenge: Color..of Sweden

The Daily Post from WordPress has challenged us with color. I love color. I prefer color to no color, although white and black have a place in my life, too. Sweden’s official flag colors are yellow and blue, but as the majority of houses are yellow and red, that is my contribution. Enjoy! All photos are…

Split personality

OPD: Obsessive Post Disorder

When I started this blog it was over at the Local, a Swedish, English site that supposedly wanted people like me to blog and talk about my life here in Sweden. The site uses WordPress as the backdrop, the engine, but there is no life dar borta (over there). They ultimately did not care enough…

Clean lines. Clutter free.

Treat Your Blog Right

Regular blog review and maintenance, for all your social media, is important. When I came to WordPress last October, I was new to the platform and to all the blogging tools and options.  I want to share my tips with other bloggers in case you have not thought about these things. Redesign and Improvement of…

Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada

My First Blog Award! Kinda.

A shout out goes to A Different Daylight for nominating me for my first ever award!  She is another kindred spirit floating on the Internet; someone I am connected to because of WordPress, and cats…, and probably lots of other things, too. As usual, my inner researcher asked, but where do these awards come from? Very…