Looking past the blazer

Sitting behind a table

When I first started working for the government, I felt the need to look the part. You know… Regular office clothes – suit jackets with dress shirts and semi-formal jeans. I have nothing against this look – I still wear it sometimes but I did become rather bored with it. Because of this, my work clothes evolved to be less formal. The suit jacket was replaced by a more colorful blazer and the dress shirts became more quirky. With the […]

My Favorite Pullover

Last year, Eva asked me what I wanted for my birthday and as I saw the days getting shorter and the temperature falling, I told her a nice pullover would be perfect. See, I really like wool pullovers but finding THE right one is sometimes a daunting task. Eva however can knit very well. So she can make the pullover exactly how I want it. We found a couple of colors I really liked together (purple and grey) and got […]

Organizing My Life – Time Blocking

I tend to take on a lot of different projects. This means that I need to be able to manage my time well. If I don’t, I will forever jump from one thing to another and not give enough attention to the thing I need to do at the moment. I know, because I used to have that problem. That’s why I started using Todoist in 2015. Before that I had written lists of things I needed to do and […]

My first perfume

I have been at bit of a loss with this blog as I haven’t found a good topic to run with. I even thought about writing about my work for a while but luckily decided against it. It wasn’t until we had Annikky from “Life in a Cold Climate” on our show “Popkulturistid” the other week. After talking to her, everything kind of fell into place – I too would do something of a lifestyle blog. I had put out […]