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summer sweden

Restore: A week at home to love where I live

Week two of my summer vacation was spent at home with the intention to restore my love for where I live. Let’s face it, being at home during a pandemic ain’t easy. No matter how much or how little life has changed for us…

20 Jul 2020
summer sweden

Rest: Settling into the rhythms of summer

Summer is supposed to be all about rest I think. And I am lucky enough to live in a country (Sweden) that values the importance of creating space for rest by making the work-life balance a priority. I have all of July off. So…

16 Jul 2020
paris

Thanksgiving in Paris: Eat, drink, and be merry

My cousin lives in Paris. And back in September we were chatting with each other about how long it had been since we’d seen each other. For a few years we did so good getting together. We spent a long weekend with her in…

8 Dec 2019
ireland

Ireland: Work + play during a long weekend visit

Two weeks ago, I had the pure joy of visiting Ireland for the 4th or 5th time. Obviously, I’ve lost count. Hehe. But, this time I traveled with colleagues, not with my wife to visit friends (family). I have to say it felt a…

9 Nov 2019
spain

How I spent four days in Torrevieja, Spain

February is a crazy month. I mean, it’s the shortest and it always feels like the longest to me. And it’s a weird, transitional month, too, where I find myself having a hard time letting go of the cozy, dark winter, while at the…

23 Feb 2019
sweden

A long weekend in the Swedish mountains. Part 2.

It’s totally possible to head to a ski resort for a long weekend in the mountains and not ski. And I’m proof of that. You see, I’m not a fan of skiing. But, I absolutely think that it’s cool that other people think it’s…

9 Feb 2019