LATE SEPTEMBER THERAPY

Photo: Kristin Bae Mysen I do love this time of the year. To work¬†in the garden with the smell of autumn¬†in the air, and little by little preparing my garden for the change of season. In Scandinavia at the moment the flowers have their last blooming, and all the leaves are turning red, orange and […]

TO HUG A TREE

Photo: Kristin Bae Mysen I have a tree in the forest which¬†is all mine. Nobody else knows about it of course, but never the less it is mine. I always stop up and give it a hug when I pass it on my walks. While hugging my tree, I feel close to nature and get¬†inner […]

LOVE / HATE GARDENING

Photo: Kristin Bae Mysen When it comes to gardening I¬†would say that we can divide people into four categories; Group one: The ones who¬†hate their¬†garden, and want to move into an apartment as soon as possible Group two: The ones who¬†want a garden, but don’t particularly¬†like to spend much time working there. They like¬†plants that […]

BACK TO ARTS AND CRAFTS

Photo: Kristin Bae Mysen Last week my sister told me about¬†her birthday wish for her coming¬†birthday party; a big, red, woolen blanket.¬†She explained that every guest would have¬†to create a square in 15 x 15 cm in whatever technique they chose as long as it was in wool and a colour red. I haven’t been […]

A CUP LESSON

Photo: Kristin Bae Mysen A friend of mine who always drinks¬†her peppermint tea out of a light green cup, taught me long time ago that each drink should have its¬†special cup. In my case it meant that I had to have a cup¬†for regular coffee, one for caff√® latte, another for English tea, for my […]