Welcome to Caminobleu!

On the roadside along the Via Francigena nel Sud, April 2019

Welcome to travel along with Kent and Linnea, on pilgrim routes and other journeys, at home and abroad. I will also be reflecting on every day life, and eventually also share family history and stories.

Companions on the Way

June 27, 2020 As I stepped into the patio this. morning, flocks of house finches and other small birds who had gathered at the new pigeon-proof bird feeder, scattered into the sky like flung confetti.  I felt a bit like St. Francis, with his bird companions. Recently thoughts of “companions on the way,” upon which … Continue reading “Companions on the Way”

Trip to Sweden 1939

28 April 2020 While cleaning up computer files during this time of sheltering in place, I stumbled upon a Powerpoint I had made 13 years ago, and completely forgotten.  The subject was my mother’s trip to Sweden in 1939, on the eve of World War II.  The PowerPoint was based on her diary and photos … Continue reading “Trip to Sweden 1939”