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sweden

corona diaries

Home again: The pandemic rages on + darkness settles in.

Things aren’t going so well here in Sweden. Covid-19 cases are on the rise and my county/region has been the first in Sweden to reinstate harder restrictions and recommendations. So for all of us living here, we’ve been advised to avoid public transportation, hang…

24 Oct 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
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
sweden

A long weekend in the Swedish mountains. Part 1.

Hello from the breathtaking Swedish mountains! That’s right… I took three days off from work + joined my love and her family up here at the cozy beautiful ski resort known as Lindvallen. I’ve been here almost 2 days + taken so many photos…

8 Feb 2019
sweden

An autumn weekend in Östersund, Sweden // part one

Two weeks ago, I was in the small city of Östersund, Sweden with my lovely wife. It was my 44th birthday weekend and she had planned a whole 3-day trip to this little northern, nature-loving town for us. It turned out to be a…

7 Oct 2018