Nothing bugs me.

Mindful weekend away has given me a boost in many ways. We are back in Skillinge, in the cottage by the sea doing things we love. Sitting in the garden, sunbathing, morning dips, evening dips. long walks, cooking, and planning ahead. We visited our wedding spot and the lovely owners took us by storm. AContinue reading “Nothing bugs me.”

Love wins.

What a week. Summer can wait! Work is too busy even thinking about having time off. Trying not to spend my weekend worrying about work related things but right now there is a lot of white noise playing loud in my head. But. Somewhere down the line it all will be fine and dandy. NeedContinue reading “Love wins.”

She is back.

After almost 7 years locked up in a storage room at my ex’s house my beach cruiser Rosie is back. Not as white or shiny as she once was and with flat tires. But with a bit of TLC she will be on the mend and soon rolling off in the sunset with me inContinue reading “She is back.”

Laky and lush Monday.

What has Ulrika Collvin been up to today? I’ll let you know. For breakfast I made the best smoothie, that tasted summer and ice cream: frozen mango, frozen blueberries, unsweetened cranberry juice, banana and white peach. I ran this morning. A slow, heavy and short version, but still. We went laking again. Many swims wereContinue reading “Laky and lush Monday.”

Lake b****es.

Sunday, summer and sun. We spent a couple of hours by the lake here where I live. They have a section for dogs where Ove the dog, mamma and I enjoyed a few dips along with other dogs and humans. There was Jasper, the German Shepard with arthritis. There was Irma the charming little StaffordshireContinue reading “Lake b****es.”

Pre holiday prep.

It has been over three months since my last post. Who is counting when life crashes down on you and heart, body and soul feel heavy and painful. It has been such a strange time in my life and to my close one(s). 2014 is the year of challenges! I am not going into detailsContinue reading “Pre holiday prep.”