Monthly Archives: January 2010

Bringing things to order

Bill fired up the  snow blower, brought firewood in and removed our Christmas lights (mind you- they were turned off right after New Year’s!!)I swung mops around, rags whizzed over surfaces and tablecloths went into the washing machine, the iron … Continue reading

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Sunday bliss

We’ve had a bacon/pepper/onion omelette with fresh bread and coffee and I have a whole Sunday ahead of me. I will fill it with some vacuuming of dog hair (when is a day not entailing that at our house), some … Continue reading

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Doing next to nothing

All I’m doing is wait for nachos and enjoying the thought of chair/coffee/paper/TV for the rest of the evening. Except some laundry trips down to the basement.. I felt like buying some yarn and start Carly’s shawl today but I … Continue reading

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Journaling while away from home

I journaled every night while in York. The book was prepped at home and I wrote every night before bed. I found it was a nice way of winding down after a full and active day surrounded by people practically … Continue reading

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Last post about York

I feel like I lived everyday with my backpack attached to my back for hours. To school, back to the room, to the bus, around town, back to my room… Last I’ll show you the two “vikings” that was posing … Continue reading

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Lectures and workshops

Just to set things straight: We didn’t go to pubs all the time, but we did end up there every night for a meal and a drink. During the day we were at school from nine thirty in the morning … Continue reading

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Pub life

No one can go to England without going to pubs. Lots of pubs. For drinking beer, of course, but also for eating. One of the evenings, a foggy and humid one, we went to a pub where The york Philharmonic … Continue reading

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Details from York

These are photoes from the train station in York. We took the train from Manchester to York after arriving Manchester airport on Sunday and we went back on Saturday in order to stay the night at an airport hotel the … Continue reading

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Shopping when in York

  I am not  one of those women who has the Black Belt in shopping but I did hit a few stores while we were in York despite school ending at three thirty-four o’clock and the stores closing at five.. … Continue reading

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Eating when in York

We lived on campus and the down the road, in the little village called Heslington was this WONDERFUL deli called Brown’s with great sandwiches and hot lunches for take-out. We went down there practically every day for lunch and brought … Continue reading

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