Hi there, I'm Susanne. I'm Swedish but 8 months ago I moved to West Cork, Ireland, to try to create a better and more enjoyable lifestyle.

Welcome to read my blog and follow our adventures!

Latest blog posts

I’m looking forward to the autumn again

How do you feel about the autumn? Do you dread the winter coming nearer, do you love the colder weather, or do you simply love the cosy autumn evenings with tea, lit candles and reading a book under a blanket? Years ago, I absolutely loved the autumn. It came with […]


We have a home again

This summer has been crazy, but fabulous! We moved into our house in the end of June, and although it was just barely habitable, it was such a lovely feeling to finally have our own house again. I hadn’t realised how much I had missed having a home. In reality, […]


House renovations – before pictures

We’re few weeks from having to move from our rental house by the sea, and are working hard to get some rooms in order until then. D has painted all rooms except the sitting room and the kitchen, and has removed the carpets. For you people from the UK and […]