If it’s not night, the sun always shines. Whatever is happening weather wise – whether it’s cloudy, dreary and rainy, whether it’s stormy, windy and cold, whether it’s snowing, blowing and howling – the sun is shining behind the clouds! Continue reading
After a very dreary, gloomy, drizzly, grey, cloudy, foggy, perpetually hazy fall, I have felt the fatigue, the weight of the darkness. Some of it has been physical, some of it mental and some of it spiritual. Continue reading
There is a song that I absolutely love – the original is by Swedish House Maffia, but I really like the cover Samuel Gajicki of Royal Radio did! While making a video montage of being young in Sweden, I played the song so many times that my 3.5 year old Boy Bear was singing it! Continue reading
…had kind of an epiphany [I know, a very big word for what’s coming] a couple of days ago. This blog is called javainthemorning, yet I had ONE, Uno, Yksi, Eins, Ett, Ichi, 1 post about coffee! How did that happen? 😉
I promise, I do LOVE coffee. Continue reading
Nostos [homecoming] + Algia [pain] = Nostalgia!
Definitions for Nostalgia on the web: Continue reading
If you read my Happy [lonely] New Year! post, you might remember that my nephew, my little brothers son, ended up with chicken pox on Christmas day.
I really had not thought about chicken pox much until then. Chicken pox is not fun, I know that from experience because I had one of the “worse cases” [quoting my pediatrician] when I was three and half years old. Continue reading
My engagement ring is a channel set white gold ring with seven 10 point diamonds. It’s simple, nothing overly fancy, but precious to me. The diamonds are big enough to sparkle beautifully in the sun. Since we got engaged in college with a very limited budget, they are definitely not flawless diamonds. Continue reading