Today I’m excited to share another post from a contributor and photographer. I met Craig R. Allen at a party in our small town outside of Stockholm. He’s an Englishman living in Stockholm with his girlfriend; about a year ago he sold everything he had to follow his dream of exploring the world–and taking phenomenal photographs of it….
Now that the days are warm and neverending, we’ve been taking a ton of walks with the kids. I am delighted each time we walk by this little guy – such a lovely little spirit animating the neighborhood! Photo by me.
Spring takes its time arriving to our part of Sweden. We still have wide swaths of lily of the valley in the forest near our home, which I love to stoop down to smell. I just learned that it’s highly poisonous (which I should have remembered from Breaking Bad!), so don’t let your little ones eat it. Its…
I found this stunning photo of a Russian tree while reading a Swedish magazine called Research & Progress (Forskning & Framsteg in Swedish) and was blown away. Isn’t it amazing? Each column is one year in the tree’s life, and the thin column with the aberrations is from the year 536, when a severe frost hit in the summer….