1. Groovy children’s music

    12 January 2010 by Adam

    While I’ve been a stay-at-home-dad, the kid and I have listened to the following playlist of groovy, funky and jazzy children’s music, mostly in Swedish:

    Svängig barnmusik vertical-align: middle;

    Trazan & Banarne – Balla Trazan Apansson
    Jojje Wadenius – Mitt sår
    Dunderklumpen – Jätten Jorms sång
    Leppe Sundevall – Jag Vill Ju Va Som Du
    Bröderna Lindgren – Välkommen till djungeln
    Electric Banana Band – Zwampen
    Voffisarna – Älgarna demonstrerar
    Fem myror är fler än fyra elefanter – Fem myror är fler än fyra elefanter
    Jojje Wadenius – Kalles Klätterträd
    Electric Banana Band – Min Piraya Maja
    Various Artists – Okända djur
    Uffe Börjesson& Rey-Ove Karlén – Imse Vimse Spindel
    Electric Banana Band – Rap-hönan
    Per Myrberg – Alla Snubbar Vill Ju Vara Katt
    Electric Banana Band – Banankontakt
    Petra Rydgren, Kristian Thuresson och Anders Lundström – Vipp-På-Rumpan-Affärn
    Jojje Wadenius – Den jag älskar heter Örjan
    Electric Banana Band – Pelikanen
    Rolf Bengtson – Var Nöjd Med Allt Som Livet Ger
    Danny Elfman – Kidnap The Sandy Claws
    Disney Characters – Oogie Boogie’s Song
    Anders Lundström – Jag Vill Ha Blommig Falukorv
    Uffe Börjesson& Rey-Ove Karlén – Ketchup Ska Prutta
    Anders Lundström – Champinjon
    Bröderna Lindgren – Eld i baken
    Uffe Börjesson& Rey-Ove Karlén – Yllevisan
    Bröderna Lindgren – På väg
    Jan Johansson – Tre små gummor
    Jan Johansson – Har du sett Herr Kantarell
    Jan Johansson – Poliskonstapeln
    Jan Johansson – Tomtegubben som hade snuva
    Jan Johansson – Nej, se det snöar
    Caramell – Caramelldansen – Speedy Mix 2008
    Uffe Börjesson& Rey-Ove Karlén – Dansa Min Docka
    Häjkån Bäjkån – Ett Gammalt Fult Och Elakt Troll


  2. Illustrators that I like: Stina Wirsén

    28 December 2009 by Adam

    wirsen_vemearg

    nalle

    Stina Wirsén


  3. Illustrators that I like: Sven Nordqvist

    27 December 2009 by Adam

    Agaton Öman och alfabetet

    Var är min syster?

    Sven Nordqvist


  4. Christmas present

    26 December 2009 by Adam
    Virkade bakverk från Ellen Kantarellen

    Virkade bakverk från Ellen Kantarellen


  5. Great SF audio stories

    19 December 2009 by Adam

    While being a stay-at-home-dad, I have had many opportunities to listen to podcasts with science fiction stories – of course only when my son is sleeping. Here are a few that I have enjoyed.

    Escape Pod SF podcast

    EP 204: The Fifth Zhi

    Episode 198: N-words

    Episode 197: From Babel’s Fall’n Glory We Fled…

    EP195: 26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss

    EP192: Sumo21

    EP187: Summer in Paris, Light from the Sky


    StarShipSofa

    Graves by Joe Haldeman (maybe not SF, but really well written!)

    We See Things Differently by Bruce Sterling

    Mars: A Traveler’s Guide by Ruth Nestvold

    Gift Of Joy by Ian Whates

    The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate by Ted Chiang


    Stories by Cory Doctorow

    When Sysadmins Ruled the Earth

    The Things That Make Me Weak and Strange Get Engineered Away


    + The Gospel According to Mark by Jorge Luis Borges


  6. Teletubbies

    18 August 2009 by Adam

    teletubbies mansion

    The Teletubby Mansion is like a hybrid of a hobbit house and a space station…