I’ve been spending some time, musing over the power of Facebook and what it means in our lives. I feel that Facebook is, to some degree, rather aggressive in its tactics to involve itself in our lives. It seems as if it asks me, with regular intervals to reveal even more of my personal life, even though I am hesitant about doing just that. It … Continue reading Friends, Not Forgotten
I’ve been on a weed kick again this week. No, not the kind that you smoke, but the kind that grows everywhere, where you don’t want it to. I guess, that still might confuse some people. What weed exactly am I talking about?: Source fugleognatur.dk This is a Goosefoot, Danish version. Chenopodium ficifolium This is not a Botany Blog, but it might turn into that, … Continue reading Goosefoot Anyone?
“Colonel Mustard, are you who you say you are?” “Such an outrageous question. Of course I am, who I say I am.” The lovely Miss Scarlett, and I were enjoying a quiet moment in the Conservatory. “Why have you referred to me as Miss Scarlett with two Ts”, she said while wrapping her long legs around me. “It makes you more exciting”, I said as … Continue reading Who Done It? A Summer Mystery – Part 2
There we were standing outside of the cinema, looking at the movies available to be seen on this Saturday afternoon. Mom would have made our decision for us, excluding the violent, the scary and the overly sexy movies, without ever asking us what we wanted to see. Dad suggested that we toss a coin, or perhaps it were better that we saw the movie that … Continue reading At the Movies – Chapter 16
I wondered if she knew just who she was, or more importantly, who I was? It seemed like each day brought new things, and each night brought us together, but with the sunrise at the new day’s dawn, we were strangers once again. “Who are you?”, she chanced to say, while we still shared the last moments of the Summer Night. “Why are you here … Continue reading The Cancellation of Summer – Travels Part 3
Today is known in Denmark as Sankt Hans Aften, or Mid Summer to the rest of the world. The celebration which marks the Summer Equinox in Denmark, at least close to that day, in any case. Here is a Wiki-link for all of you, who aren’t familiar with this day: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midsummer Here is the bonfire in various stages: Before the burnable pile is moved into … Continue reading Mid Summer. 23 June 2016 Denmark
I never thought I’d be telling anyone, that Lentils were not enough. Oh, I must say that I’ve reveled in Chickpeas, especially when they are popping while swimming in their nighttime water, but Garbanzos might just disagree with that? I went the way of Soybeans, which was the farthest journey I took inside of Bean Lore. I boiled them and tried my hand at Tofu, … Continue reading Sometimes, Lentils are not enough…