Category Archives: preparations

And the work continues

So, we spent almost a full day at the garage yesterday and oh, was it nice to be able to take jackets and sweaters off and work in t-shirts! Finally some sunshine and comfortable temperatures. We started off by having a brunch picnic. Except we didn’t drive very far, just reversed the car out of […]

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A good, sunny start to our day off

We’re finally enjoying some nice spring weather, better late than never! Last night was Valborgsmässoafton and we went down to the lake to watch the bonfire and the fireworks. Today is a holiday so Brian is off work. He flew out of bed before 7 am, made coffee (watered the plants!) and went out on […]

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Celebrating our new partners and nice, spring weather this weekend

They’re called Kama Fritid, they have anything you can think of within camping equipment – and they’re our newest bronze sponsor! They will be providing us with a whole bunch of gear, which we’re very excited about. More about this soon when the cooperation is up and running! We’re looking forward to a sunny spring […]

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An evening of highs and lows

This evening we’ve spent hours sitting like this. Sometimes completely soaked up by our own screens, sometimes discussing something. One looking at car spares, one doing research on travel blogs. After filling out forms, making decisions, reading more travel blogs, scratching our heads, going from despair to hope and back and back again. One of […]

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Another clever invention

A while ago we started discussing what would be the best way to boil water during the trip. It will be an everyday matter pretty much and all the everyday things have to be as easily accessible and as easy to handle and as quick and smooth as possible because otherwise you will just get […]

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Friday 13th

Quotes can turn into clichés but now and then you stumble upon one that deserves repeating. This one was new to me, said by the old times performer Mae West, and I love it: “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” Today is Friday 13th and it’s also Brian’s […]

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