Maria Sirviö

Internet geek and mother of two. Loves food and photography. Living large in Kiruna, Swedish Lapland.

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The forest is yours

Picking cloudberries with my parents might be my most boring childhood memory. Hunched down on marshland guarded by fir trees, not a gust of wind in sight and sweat pouring under a scarf that offered,...

2020-05-01

Outdoor fika

Our fika tradition You might have read somewhere that Swedes drink a lot of coffee. Specifically, 3.2 cups per person every day. When we go abroad, coffee is the first thing we Swedes complain about: ...

2020-05-01

An autumn hike in Abisko

It’s a Friday afternoon. Tired after the working week, we’re sat in the office giggling at everything and nothing, Åsa and I. We turn our computer screens to avoid the glare from the autumnal sun shin...

2020-01-08