Campfire Popcorn – An Easy and Delicious Treat

We love our campfires, but during the winter when it is freezing temperatures and snow, it is even more important to keep our morale boosting treats simple.  So, with this in mind we decided to try campfire popcorn for the first time.  The great thing about this treat is you can be a little creative with it.  Do whatever your taste …

Gö Naturreservat – Indulge Your Senses In Nature

Gö naturreservat is situated in the southern Swedish county of Blekinge.  It is one of our favourite places to spend a few hours or a whole day, whatever the season.  We have been wild camping, cooked outdoors on some of the fire pits and baked cinnamon bread, hunted for geocaches, paddled in its shallows, and climbed up several of its trees.  Gö is one of …

A SkiStar Sälen Holiday – The Facilities

Sälen is the biggest ski resort in Scandinavia.  We recently headed off for a SkiStar Sälen holiday, being able to experience skiing in the country we live in for the first time.  We were not disappointed and had a fantastic time on our SkiStar Sälen holiday.  This post discusses the facilities you can find on a SkiStar Sälen holiday.  There are …

Sälen Skiing – A Swedish Winter holiday

Sälen is the biggest ski resort in Scandinavia.  We recently headed off for a Sälen skiing holiday, being able to experience skiing in the country we lived in for the first time.  We were not disappointed and had a fantastic time on our Sälen skiing holiday.  This post discusses the skiing you can find in Sälen, more specifically the Lindvallen …

Sälen Ski Holiday In Sweden

Sälen is the biggest ski resort in Scandinavia.  We recently headed off for a Sälen ski holiday, being able to experience skiing in the country where we live for the first time.  We were not disappointed and had a fantastic time on our Sälen ski holiday.  This post is all about our holiday experience in the Lindvallen area.  There will be …

Hiking With Children Packing Checklist

In previous posts I have written about tips for hiking with children (and ultimately surviving the hike!), and the benefits of hiking with children, so in this post I want to provide a guide to packing – a hiking with children packing checklist.  This is not really about what they are wearing, I’d like to assume they already have proper footwear and appropriate outdoor …

My Top 11 Places To Visit in Blekinge Nature (So Far!)

Throughout our first two years of living in Blekinge, southern Sweden, we have explored a lot of islands and nature reserves in a bid to learn about the area we live in.  It was very hard to whittle the list down to 11 places to visit in Blekinge, and there are many other places we have visited which have been beautiful …