Exploring nature with kids made fun – and easy! Naturskyddsföreningens Natursnokarna

Exploring the small things in nature

I spent this Saturday at an instructor course with The Swedish Society for Nature Conservation (SSNC) on their program “Natursnokarna”. SSNC is a charitable environmental organisation that works with all different aspects of environmental issues, from teaching kids to appreciate nature to putting pressure on politicians. The “Natursnokarna” program is one part of their work and the […]

A weekend spent outdoors

This weekend we went to Storklinten, a small ski resort about 2 hours south from Gällivare. The ski season is over but they have beautiful cabins and it’s a great place for hiking and exploring. We’ve been there before when Erik was only a couple of months old. This time Markus surprised me with one nights […]

This summers adventures

May is here and summer is getting closer, day by day. There is still tons of snow outside and it looks and feels a lot more like winter than summer. Even so, the nights are getting longer and brighter and I have been getting some summer vibes. And accordingly, I have started marking the calender […]

I love you, Swedish Lapland

I have always loved to travel and explore. I have spent much of my time after graduating from school, now 10 years ago (!), exploring Asia and North America. After spending the winter in Canada in 2011 I came home and took a job working with marketing for the local destination company. The job included getting […]

Out in nature we are safe

This weekend me and Erik have been up in the mountains close to the Norwegian border. We’ve been staying in a mobile home with my friend and her family, spending the days out in the open terrain with snow and ice all around us. To most people from this region it’s a regular weekend activity. This is where […]