Monthly Archives: May 2012

A Cold Barbie…..

Today was bright, with some cloud earlier, but a chill wind and temps never getting much above six degrees. Despite this, our neighbours decided it was time for a BBQ: utter madness, I’d say, but probably driven by the kid’s … Continue reading

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More Of This Needed…..

A splendid day here. In full sun at 17:00 we had 24 degrees; it certainly felt deliciously warm outdoors – probably around 18 degrees or so where I sat with a book, a cuppa and a few bikkies. I took … Continue reading

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It’s Spring Again…..

Back to Spring weather again today. At 08:00 this morn we had plus four degrees and now, at about 15:00, we have 15 degrees and lots of sun. It was a glorious morning, blue sky, sun and no wind. We’ve … Continue reading

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Ne’er Cast a Clout…..

Just when we thought Spring was with us, we have more unexpected snow: yesterday it snowed for most of the day, overnight and much of this morning. It’s now going very fast again but we had a good three or … Continue reading

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Darkness, Be Gone…..

Yesterday  evening (the last day of April)  was the night of the annual bonfire in Junselevallen (the Junsele valley), a few miles from us. It is, of course, like the Scottish Beltane (today/May 1st), a celebration of the end of … Continue reading

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