I made some cordial last summer with plums and apples – but then I saw this blog post early in July. It is a gooseberry cordial! I immediately went home to my parents and robbed their gooseberry bush. (I asked first. Or maybe said – I will drop by to get your gooseberries. Either way, I informed.)… Continue reading Gooseberry cordial
Quotation Monday #74: Books and summertime
“Come with me,’ Mom says. To the library. Books and summertime go together.” ― Lisa Schroeder, I Heart You, You Haunt Me
Quotation Monday #73: Summer
“I know I am but summer to your heart, and not the full four seasons of the year.” ― Edna St. Vincent Millay
A selection of photos from the åast couple of weeks. I moved home from Oslo, and went straight to work. My holiday time is in the end of August… But I still have managed to enjoy the summertime.
Quotation Monday #72: Summer afternoon
“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” ― Henry James
Fun with nature
There is something so intrinsically friendly and happy about a summer field filled with buttercups.
Sunday video: Summer of 69
I see that this video was recorded in 1984… so, I can’t claim summer memories from it – I was a year old back then. But the feeling of just lazing about in a hammock… that’s summer. What’s summer for you?