The circle of life – Day 31

Day 31, Friday: A vivid memory It’s strange. Today is the end of this writing challenge and the funeral for my beloved grandmother. When this all started in beginning of May; my grandmother was still here with us and I was in Hong Kong, living the life as I know it. My grandmother silently passed … Continue reading

The Green Grass – Day 30

Day 30, Thursday: React to this term: Letting Go A few things come to mind for Day 30 topic Letting Go. I always had a hard time to let – go and been more comfortable with holding-on. I’m the typical person that dwell in memories and nostalgia – romanticising the good memories and blow the bad out of … Continue reading

Music & Memories – Day 29

Day 29, Wednesday: Five songs or pieces of music that speak to you or bring back memories. Use Grooveshark or YouTube to include them in the post Hemma – Kristina ifrån Duvemåla: A song about “hemma” meaning Home in Swedish. A song I’ve listed throughout the years while pondering the same question “where is home?”. Written by Björn and Benny … Continue reading

Dear … – Day 27

Day 27, Monday: A letter to your readers Yesterday’s post in the blog every day in May challenge, comes one day late as I have been crippled with food poisoning – spending the day between the bed and the bathroom. I should also mention that all this happened while in Rome, visiting my boyfriends family … Continue reading

From Rome with Love – Day 28

Day 28, Tuesday: Only pictures Picture diary from my two-days in Rome (beyond being food poisoned). Day 1, Wednesday: The story of your life in 250 words or less (or one paragraph… no one will be counting your words… probably) Day 2, Thursday: Educate us on something you know alot about or are good at. Take any approach you’d like … Continue reading

Anything Gatsby – Day 26

Lana Del Ray “Young and Beautiful” from The Great Gatsby – picture here Day 26, Sunday: Something you read online. Leave a link and discuss, if you’d like. I’m a big sucker for dramatic – love – stories. And when awesome music is included in the picture – nothing can top that combo. Therefore, it … Continue reading

Dependently Independent – Day 25

Day 25, Saturday: Something someone told you about yourself that you’ll never forget (good or bad) I meet my boyfriend during a real low-time in my life. It’s strange that it happened in that moment as I always thought you need to be completely happy yourself to happy with someone else. This just to tell … Continue reading

One marshmallow NOW instead of two later

Day 24, Friday: Your top 3 worst traits In order to not be biased in my own opinion, I asked my boyfriend to tell me my 3 worst traits. Initially, he was reluctant to even get close to the topic – smart move. However, after a lot of “I’ll not get upset – I can … Continue reading

A new tomorrow – Day 23

Day 23, Thursday: Things you’ve learned that school won’t teach you I just watched a documentary about New Coke, which appropriately throw me back to business school. Who did not study “the greatest marketing blunder” in modern time? In a weird way, this touches on what I want to write about in today’s post “Things you’ve … Continue reading

DIY rope rings

If you liked last weeks DIY braided rhinestone bracelet – today’s DIY rope rings are even easier to make. In fact – I put together these cuties in 30 minutes – just before heading out to yesterdays opening of Hong Kong Art Basel show. I love the idea of creating jewellery looking pieces out of … Continue reading

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