Maria likes to nerd out on music, food, body building and words. She has two kids, a bakehouse, a private ski trail leading from her porch to the river (Vindelälven) and her very own porcini mushrooms glade.
The Midnight sun, finally!
The Midnight Sun. The feeling of never having to face tomorrow, just keep having fun and enjoy the never-ending day, is absolutely wonderful. But. Those who depend on their beauty sleep will face cert...
The mindset of Geunja
Even with people there, the calmness of the place stands out. Geunja Sami Ecolodge stands there, carefully tucked in between the shores of a crystal clear lake and the foot of a high mountain. On the ...
Welcome to the Burbot Festival
It’s the coldest time of the year, and here we are. Standing on the frozen river late at night, ice fishing. Welcome to the Burbot Festival. The burbot requires frigid temperatures to breed. So says W...
The making of an ice road
A frozen river turned road, makes an excellent shortcut. Here’s how it’s done. A tractor is parked by the bank of the frozen river. Further away, on the ice, there are two men standing by their kick ...