North Iceland – Local gourmet

This video was published today. It shows an interesting view of the local food that we usually just call home food but is seen from a foreigners perspective. I’m really proud of it, especially my uncle the bacalao expert who makes the best salted fish in the world. (biased but true). Inspired by Iceland – Tom Sellers from Inspired By Iceland on Vimeo.

New Years Eve… big plans.. heavy snow!

Tomorrow is New Years Eve. How exciting! We plan to be at my inlaws for their annual New Years Eve feast. They live about 50km (31 mi) up north in a small town and we will stay over for the night, which our boys are keen on, they love sleepovers. And it’s going to be a Feast with 24 people from his family. The menu contains icelandic game (duck, geese, reindeer (sorry Rudolf)) that the […]

The Startup Kids

I’ve been following them around online. The Startup Kids. I think it’s a brilliant idea, to go out and seek motivation through the camera lense. These two young women (probably my age, so I really should say girls) went around Europe and the US, interviewing startup founders and entrepreneurs on how they managed to start their company and make it grow. I started my own company in 2010 but we are mainly service based so […]

Christmas traditions

Christmas means back to basics for me. I usually go to quite length to make the christmas for my boys that I want them to remember basically because I’m so fond of my own christmas childhood memories. The christmas traditions in Iceland are quite strong, like they probably are in most other countries. But I think that being on an isolated island for so long (it was only post-WWI that Iceland in general got connected […]