Postcard From Iceland (& Iceland family life)

Postcard From Iceland (& Iceland family life)

Do you like getting snail mail? Is your pill of pst just bills and nonsense, and you love when you get something fun. Well, we can send you a little postcard from Iceland. We, yes that’s Mia, the Viking and myself, will send you a fun little postcard from Iceland. You might even get a little scribble from Mia too!!

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The Panorama Glass Lodge, Iceland

The Panorama Glass Lodge, Iceland

Last weekend we had the pleasure of staying at the Panorama Glass Lodge just outside Reykjavik and it was truly magical. The lodge is a luxury Scandinavian glass cabin, think modern igloo, with panoramic views across the bay and up into the nights sky ready for some pretty spectacular Northern Lights viewing. 

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#MonthlyMotivation : February 2018

#MonthlyMotivation : February 2018

It's February and I'm almost 20 weeks pregnant - how the heck, it's just flying by!! Also, I finally edited and shared my 'Pregnancy Diaries: First Trimester' video on YouTube and have had such lovely comments and messages from you all, so a big thank you for your support and congratulations. 

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Iceland Bucket List

Iceland Bucket List

For all my friends, or friends of friends, or people that contact asking for my recommendations of things to do in Iceland  - I've put together an Iceland Bucket List to share it with you. These are places, sites, restaurants, hotels that I recommend or, yup, still want to try. Click the names for links. I recommend self driving so you have the freedom to come and go as you please but there are lots of wonderful tours on offer too. 

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Northern Lights Iceland, Aurora Borealis

Northern Lights Iceland, Aurora Borealis

The first time I went on a Northern Lights, aka Aurora Borealis, hunt we found nothing, in fact it took me three visits to Iceland before we spotted them. One night, at home in the apartment, Ingimar had popped into the bedroom and was pulling down the blind. He hadn't turned on the light so spotted the Aurora and called me from the bedroom. He covered my eyes and took me out onto the balcony. Stretching across the entire sky was a bright green line in the sky, between the stars and shining so magically.

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