Friends and family

I saw this quote the other day and realised how true that is.  I don’t have the traditional family connection most people have. I have a cousin and a niece, and an uncle and aunt I am connected with mostly on social media. I don’t know how to do the ‘normal’ family thing, even though I would love to connect a bit deeper with them. … Continue reading Friends and family

Sweden: my complicated relationship

Sitting  in the airport waiting for my flight back home. As usual I have conflicted feelings. I love this place, I feel completely at home and it gives me the opportunity to see people that matter a lot to me. My bonus son – so grateful he wants to stay part of my life – his aunt and her husband and son, and mostly the … Continue reading Sweden: my complicated relationship

Journalling Challenge: Day 11: Small Things

This is an easy one, I have been trying to be more in the moment and be grateful everyday for the little things. I write down every day what I am grateful for, and it can be as small as a sunny afternoon, a beautiful sky, the new music of one of my favourite bands, the bunch of flowers I received the other day, fall … Continue reading Journalling Challenge: Day 11: Small Things