1 October, 2015 Hello October

There he was. This tiny little boy arrived on october 1st 2003. The feeling of love was completely overwhelming. I had brought a bunch of magazines to fill my days in the maternity ward. They were left to collect dust. All I could look at was...

3 September, 2015 The lake

Just a 10-minute drive from our home is another world with farmhouses, horses, cattle and even a waterfall. It´s called Semsvann and is utterly gorgeous. I wanted to show the girls my favorite lake around here.  We headed out for an evening walk last month. The...

1 September, 2015 Hello September

As raindrops fill the window I realise that summer is quickly drawing to an end. The summer that didn´t deliver. The summer that somehow remained unfulfilled. I choose to look ahead and find joy in every leaf that turns yellow. So dearest September. I welcome you. I welcome the way your...

25 August, 2015 Personal project – Joy

    Personal projects are a great adventure that often lead us through the most unlikely of paths. Our intention in starting this project is to hone our skills and see where this particular path takes us. We would love it if you joined us on this...

1 August, 2015 Hello August

August. Oh where do I begin? With its crips air and powerful colour palette, August is definitely a statement month.  It may be one of my favorite months. The water in the fjord is warm and inviting. Friends are back from vacation and ready to...

1 July, 2015 Hello July

Happy first anniversary of living in Norway. What a year it has been. Bring on July - one year into this new life. Things happen for a reason. And we happened upon here. And here is home. And home is where the heart is. And the heart is a...

23 June, 2015 Tile crush

You open the door to a visitor. As you greet the person in front of you, your smile quickly changes into an apology for the clutter they have to experience walking into your home. Does this resonate? I’ve been guilty of all the excuses in the...

15 June, 2015 An Image That Speaks Volumes – Connection

Personal projects are a great adventure that often lead us through the most unlikely of paths. Our intention in starting this project is to hone our skills and see where this particular path takes us. We would love it if you joined us on this adventure. Our...

12 June, 2015 Our intented future.

I stand leaning against the terrace doors. The morning's first coffee in my hands. I sip. The house is still quiet. I notice the seagulls flying over, a ferry passing and I know that I am home. I have arrived. A feeling of intense happiness overwhelms me. I take it all in. This...

5 June, 2015 The house we left behind.

There it was. A comment on someone posted around the new year on Facebook. We celebrated new year´s eve in your old house and had an amazing time. I cried. I loved that house. Not at first though. I can honestly say I hated every brick and...

1 June, 2015 Hello June

As a first of a series, I intend to welcome every month. Not by looking back but by looking forward to things to come. Hello June! I welcome you! You house the birthdays of some of my favorite people in the world. Nature is wide awake and ready for...

20 May, 2015 The reading list Part I

Daring Greatly. - How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead. ...