Forgotten photos #2

Not sure what I intended to write along with these photos, as I’d forgotten all about my intentions to post them. I stumbled upon this blog post with the photos already uploaded in my draft box a few weeks ago, dated May 5th 2015. So as we’re well into the darkest time of the year, why […]

The first snow of the season.

Nearly two weeks ago, I woke up to a world covered in a thick layer of soft, fluffy white snow. It was a Friday so I had to go to work, but luckily the snow lasted through the whole weekend. So all of Saturday and Sunday was spent outside, working the horses in the pretty […]

Bleak autumn days..

Last sunday, the fog creeped in over the felled area on the ridge by our farm, and made the whole place look like a deserted battleground, or maybe the remains of a long gone forest fire. As my followers on Tumblr probably know too well, I am fascinated by all those wonderful photos of fogs […]

The summer pasture in autumn glow.

For most women and children at the farms in the old days, every summer had spent at the summer pasture for the livestock to feed on the riches of the mountain while their husbands and farm hands made hay of the grass at home. Very few families still follow the tradition, since modern techniques makes it […]

Autumn in the mountains.

I spent the first week of the autumn holidays back at the mountain farm, working from Sunday to Saturday. Back home the leaves were still green with only traces of yellow here and there, but up in the mountains the trees were on fire! Everything was covered in shades of yellow, orange and red. The […]