Category Archives: Sweden

Cycle of Berries

Day 10 NaPoWriMo. The beautiful Queen Silvia of Sweden adorns the stamp from my visit to my friend, Irene, in Sweden. Irene and I met as Yoga teachers more than a decade ago. During my visit, Irene and I talked … Continue reading

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The Art of Abundance

Day 9 NaPoWriMo. Today is for Scandinavian design lovers and stamp geeks. This Swedish stamp was designed and engraved by Martin Mörck. Martin was born in Sweden and designed stamps for a long list of countries including all of Scandinavia. … Continue reading

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Christmas Hygge

Here is my annual Christmas poem. This year it was inspired by our trip to Norway and Sweden. Hygge is translated “cozy” and describes the healthy, happy Scandinavian way of life. Pictured is a Swedish Christmas scene and wooden figurines. … Continue reading

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