Everywhere trees turns green as people fill the streets, some buying, some selling...
Not many tourists find their way up here, so we had the place to ourselves. Me watching the baltic sea and painting while my daughter walked around looking for stones and crystals among the granite rocks
Expectations comes in many forms - some of them are our own, in our backpack - other expectations are from those around us
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What we focus on seems to me to define us more than we realize, no matter if we walk away from it or towards it.
There are more than a billion cars on our planet, and the number of vehicles keep growing even though cars look less and less like the answer to many of the both local and global challenges we face today
dw00173 - European Golden plover ( Hjejle, Pluvialis Apricaria ) is the fastest game bird in Ireland - Or is it? - The question kicked off the beginning of the book Guinness World records in 1951
Habits are a bit like places... or maybe we can also see them as trails? Notes on habits, recovery and paths
We humans put a great pressure on Earth, if we had to carry all our stuff, our impact on the planet would most likely be much smaller
Umbrella vs boots - seeing what we lack The double envy paradox Text and illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt Often the grass can look greener on the other side, as we focus on what we lack instead of what we have. The good thing is that by talking together we can get the other side of... Continue Reading →
The walk of life is one of the most used metaphors in our language and in making sense of landscapes of understandings
Getting enough to drink and eat on a hike is one of the things that is often not considered important for inexperienced hikers
Soon most of us will become irrelevant, as technology can do more and more of our work, cheaper and better than us - without asking questions
Every year garden owners throw out thousand of tons of perfectly good and bio rich tree and garden cut off - Could we mimic river flooding and use all this to create amazing biodiversity hotspots close to our cities?
Always learned there is no such thing as a free lunch - but on a hike a cold winter day I realized there might be one exception to this rule - Nature