Monday, July 18, 2016

On Top of Lapland

We've been here so many times and yet, it's special every time we come here again.

Even more so with her...

Saturday, October 10, 2015

First Try

Amazing. This passion and interest from the very beginning. We are formed by the landscape that surrounds us.

Any catch?

Monday, December 22, 2014

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Playing in the Snow and Cold

Today is the shortest day of the year. It's -20°C. The sky is clear and the landscape is covered with a thick layer of snow. It's beautiful!

This is how we like Christmas time. Happy 4th advent everyone!

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Polar Night Delight

Have you been to Lapland at this time of the year? Too cold or dark? Actually, polar nights aren't all that bad! On the contrary. They are magical! At least here at the Arctic Circle where it isn't dark the entire day. The light is just fascinating and I wouldn't wanna miss this time of the year!

Although, we are approaching the shortest day with least daylight we still got a few hours of daylight here at the Arctic Circle. The best time to go out is around noon as it's the time of the day with most light.

Today is a clear day and we saw the sun at the horizon for the first time in many days... the pictures below were taken at noon.

Temperature -3°C

We went for a walk on the lake behind our house where they have drawn a track for cross-country skiing and there was plenty of space to walk beside the track. As often there was noone on the lake except us.

 Just lean back and relax...

Friday, November 28, 2014

Morning Walk in Lapland

This morning when walking the dog the sky was coloured in different shades of purple and pink...

...and although it looks kind of cold it was just a fair temperature of -8°C.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

More Snow, A Happy Child & Snowman

Yesterday, we reported about our Snow Clearing Upgrade. Today was another day of a lot of snow. More snowfall last night means more work for our quad!

Happy man working!

We usually don't like wet snow but it has its advantages, too!

We are building a snowman! :o)

Look, I have a new friend!

There is nothing better than a happy child!


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