Although, this particular day happened months ago, it still is very fresh in my mind. My parents in law were visiting us. They are the forever-young-at-heart couple who love exploring and ever enthusiastic about trying out new things and experiences. Be it a game or sport or group activity, they will be the first ones to partake in it. So while planning a Saturday out, Vj looked for places that with suit the interest of everyone in the family! His search led him to the Tom Tits Experiments located in Södertälje, Stockholm! Continue reading “K&K’s Visit to the Tom Tits Experiments Museum, Stockholm”
This is our second winter here. It hasn’t snowed as much as it did last year. Last year’s was one of the heaviest snowfall Stockholm witnessed in decades and boy, how we enjoyed! We look forward to the same this winter!
I am thankful the cold, dark Scandinavian winter does not depress me. Our house is only lit with fairy-lights. If we need something a little more brighter, I turn on our Christmas star light. I find the low light, both outside and inside the home, calming and slowing me down. I believe it’s nature’s way of causing us to reflect on our past and prepare us for the brighter, sunnier days ahead!
As I sit cozily on our couch and reflect on how great this year has been, my mind wanders to our one day cruise trip from Stockholm to Tallinn, Estonia. This trip was special to us because we got to enjoy it with my parents and our very close friends. Continue reading “K&K’s Cruise Trip to Tallinn, Estonia”
I had to give in to the sweet pleas for an advent calendar last evening. I told myself, a little chocolate just adds up to the advent spirit!
Growing up in a church that was into very simple living and didn’t give much importance to festive celebrations, most of my Christmases was just like any other Sunday. We had little to no decorations in our home. My parents probably got us a new dress and we went to church. But that’s about it. Continue reading “K&K’s 2nd Day of Christmas: Carol Rounds”