Wintertime – Waiting for Spring

Vinter i Hagen Photo: Jan Bjerring

We are in the middle of Wintertime – Waiting for Spring, a Spring which seems so far, far away. Nature has donned it’s winter garment and everything seems frozen in time. Can, or will everything underneath survive? What will return and what will not and in what condition?   Never cut a tree down in the […]

It’s a long Winter, but it’s not Eternal

Vintertid og Vinterstemning Photo: Jan Bjerring

Our long winter are cold and daylight is sparse. But Norwegians are strong and we can take whatever winter throws at us, because we know that spring is just around the next corner. Eventually, warmer times are coming. That’s my favourite time of the year. The snow melts and water starts dripping from the roofs. […]

Winter!!! It shouldn’t look like this!

The so-called Winter of 2016

Norway is a winter Country. There should be winter, sunshine, blue skies and snow, lots of snow. Instead all we have is black frost, and all we have is a hazy frozen sky. The garden is without its protective blanket of snow. What will the concequences be? Will there be any flowers at all when spring […]