Music inspiration, Pastel paintings, What ever

Swedish Christmas song Jul jul strålande jul

Repost from 2016 Not many days left to Christmas now. The Christmas songs echoing in my head constantly. This is one of them. A Swedish classic Christmas song. You can read a translation below the Swedish text. av Edvard Evers Jul, jul, strålande jul, glans över vita skogar, himmelens kronor med gnistrande ljus. glimmande… Continue reading Swedish Christmas song Jul jul strålande jul

Photographs, Trosa is the place

Frosty Trosa

Oh no now it begins... Å nej nu börjar det... Brrrrrr! Stay warm. Anna

What ever

Noooooo not yet!!!!!! Neeeeej inte än!!!!!

Minus 0,5 C is 31,1 F. It's still September and that's a Fall month here. Or should be at least. I'm not ready for minus degrees yet. Some parts of Sweden up north already have minus degrees five days in a row and that means winter in meteorology terms. Brrrr! Minusgrader redan i september. Det… Continue reading Noooooo not yet!!!!!! Neeeeej inte än!!!!!

Nature miracles, Photographs

Rowan-berry Rönnbär

The old saying tells us that a lot of rowan-berries means cold winter. Bondepraktikan säger att mycket rönnbär innebär hård vinter. This tree have lots of berries, but other trees have no berries at all. How do we think the winters gonna be? Det här trädet har många bär, men andra träd jag har sett… Continue reading Rowan-berry Rönnbär

Nature miracles, Photographs, What ever

Winter again

Woke up this morning to minus 10C! Yesterday it was plus degrees C. Vaknade upp till minus 10C! Det var plusgrader igår. So we're back to some winter again.  Mars månad kallades förr för Vårmånad istället för mars. Jag förstår varför vi bytte namn. March was called Spring month in the old Sweden. Nowadays it's… Continue reading Winter again

Photographs, What ever

17:22 March 15 2018

Spring is not on its way yet obviously. No it's nothing wrong with the cam. It's coming icky bad white stuff down from sky. It is white out there. No sunshine in sight at all. Back to winter. Anna

Trosa paintings/Trosamåleri

Still winter here

Trosa water tower - Vattentornet i Trosa Sweden I hope you all are ok. I haven't had that much time to check up on you all lately. I'm sorry for that, but I always be back and visit you sometimes. Hopefully soon 🙂 Anna

Blogging, Photographs, Reblogs, Trosa is the place

Winter greetings from Trosa Sweden

Jim wanted to see some winter pictures. Don't ask me why someone wants to see winter pics when so many long for Spring. But as you know, Jim is one of our friendly blogger in the community so of course I show some pics from my city in white. Freezing temps this weekend. Minus 12… Continue reading Winter greetings from Trosa Sweden


White again

And I thought it was Spring soon... Thursday morning  Thursday afternoon  And some sunny times 🙂 Anna


Not Spring yet – Inte vår ännu

It's been a great day so far. Then this came down from sky. That icky bad white stuff as Jim call it. Idag har jag haft en underbar dag. Sen kom detta ner från skyn. It is wet snow, so tomorrow I know what to do. Snow shoveling. Good exercise but I reqlly want Spring… Continue reading Not Spring yet – Inte vår ännu


What a difference a week makes

Last weekend This weekend Last weekend This weekend The winter wonderland sure is beautiful but the greyish picture is closer to Spring so I like them better even if they are grey. What do you think? Anna

Challenges, Digital paintings, drawings

Räkna fåglar i helgen – count birds this weekend

Denna helg kan ni delta i Fåglar in på knuten. Räkna fåglarna som besöker ert fågelmatarställe i trädgården. Läs mer på This weekend many people in Sweden participate in a bird counting event. The idea is to count the birds that visit the bird feeders in gardens all around Sweden and report the result… Continue reading Räkna fåglar i helgen – count birds this weekend

Digital paintings, drawings

Winter arrival- vinterns intåg

Been away from here because of winter arrival. That means time consuming snow shoveling. But snow shoveling also means exercise and fresh air. It all depends on how you see it.  Vinterns intåg har stulit tid från bloggandet eftersom snön innebär några pass på "snögymet". Det innebär ju motion och frisk luft, så allt beror… Continue reading Winter arrival- vinterns intåg

Photographs, Trosa is the place

December 17 2017 actually some sun today :)

Not much, but as good as it can get this time of year. Happy Sunday to you all! Anna

Books, Digital paintings, drawings, Nature miracles

December 6 2017 herons in the air

This tine of year we can watch herons fly by over the city roofs. It's amazing watching those birds.  Så här års flyger gråhägrar i flertal över hustaken i stan. Fantastiskt att få se hägrarna på så nära håll mitt inne i stan. Apropå fåglar. Ett boktips så här i juletider.  En underbar liten historia.… Continue reading December 6 2017 herons in the air