Welcome to this bilingual (Swedish-English) group blog by family members living on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, "the pond". Our interests range from the scientific to the eclectic, including gourmet food, horses, art and literature, computers, species in nature, history and iron, and photography. Three generations are posting here.
A lapland owl that I saw in Westmanland last summer. The feeling I had when I sat beside the big owl, just a few meters away, was enormous. Now we have deep snow but the owl can still hunt because of its good hearing. It can hear the mice under the snow. Now I have painted a picture of the memory.