Some time ago we’ve finished the 2nd fence area. It’s rougher than the first one, just how our puppy gang likes it. We added two self-made doors and are still in need of dog kennels. A part of the actual barn will be renovated in the late summer to build in an insulated dog house.Read more about Aitta Fence[…]
So as if we hadn’t enough work already with our puppy gang, fence building, field work, wood work…we spontaneously decided to renovate our cottage to already start renting it this summer. I’ll post a before picture, so you get an idea of the shape it was in before. It took us 3 full days and we’reRead more about Backstage Cottage[…]
Nature is incredible! Our strawberry field hasn’t actively been cared for a couple of years and still little plants are showing and growing. We do everything to help them grow better and we discover new patches under lots of straw and stuff every day…This is our try-and-error year, so let’s see how many strawberries we’llRead more about Strawberry Fields Forever[…]
Our Safe Haven is growing and expanding to be a safe haven not only for our own dogs, but also for abused and abandoned dogs and last but not least, a place to stay for dogs, whose owners can not take care of their dog(s) for a specific period of time. If you care, please supportRead more about A Safe Haven For Dogs In Need[…]
While the dogs are having fun in fence no. 1 and the pups are growing and growing, the two of us continue the fence building behind the barn and into the woods.
Guess what! The snow is melting, finally! Who would have thought! Normally we wouldn’t mind at all, ‘cauz you know Lapland = snow, but in this case we have a fence to build and this is essential to put our minds at ease. Our puppies have begun to explore more and more wandering around the woodsRead more about Beginning Of Fence Building[…]
We’ve been living off the grid for almost 4 weeks now. Before we both have lived and have grown up in apartments with no knowledge about essential survival skills like how to make a fire, how to hunt, how to fish… All the skills that we need now to live our life off the grid, weRead more about Off The Grid[…]
Gaia (Noita) ja Karmakosmik (Lumous) are our sweet, sweet, magical baby koirasusi (soon-to-be sleddog) sisters from Inari. There is something very special and unique about them, that we cannot put into words (you have to feel it to understand it). What we can say for sure is, that we are very blessed to have them inRead more about Gaia ja Karmakosmik[…]
Our husky malamute mix Taivas (=Heaven) who has joined us recently. He is the perfect classically beautiful dog, very calm in his appearance yet very energetic and leading with the others. His hobbies include bone collecting, bone stealing and teasing the girls. (…)
Our chosen forever home is here in the land of snow, silence and trees. Though we’ve only been living here for some days, we’ve arrived. We are home. Our hearts are here where we feel understood and where are no words needed to communicate with nature and our dogs.