Learning How to Snowboard with a Dog

You know you’ve been active in January when you have only twice been home during the daylight.  As Arto is having the time of his life as a snowboarding guide in Japan, I decided that now is definitely not the time for me to stay home. We were snowboarding in Svanstein (aka Pullinki) during the…

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Tree rides

There has been a lot happening in the ski & shred resort. One of the most fun events of the season is the tree ride competition. Peoples skills are evaluated through speed and style. They compete in five series: Skiing – Male Skiing – Female Snowboarding – Male Snowboarding – Female Powsurf – Bindingless and…

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New Year, New Struggles – kinda thing

I have been living in Sweden for over a week now! (Wohoo!) After the struggles of the first few days with my phone connection and the anxiety of actually being here, I have settled here. We have yet not unpacked our stuff nor have we been spending other than nights at home. I have come…

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Northern Lights: Svanstein, Sweden

In the early November I saw probably the best northern lights I have ever seen! As a photo enthusiast I had been waiting for the northern lights for months already, only every time I was up north earlier it was way too cloudy to shoot anything. So, as I had been waiting for this particular…

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