All Saints

All Saints

All Saints November 1st in Slovenia November 1st is a work-free day in Slovenia. It is the All Saints day when we remember all of the beloved people, that have passed away. Traditionally we would start preparing for it a few days earlier, with making flower bouquets,...
Mushroom hunt

Mushroom hunt

Mushroom hunt How to spend hours in the forest and have fun My lungs are full of fresh air, autumn leaves are cracking beneath my feet, there is a certain scent in the air – the scent of humidity, moss and the smell of mushrooms. It is that time of year again,...
Back to school

Back to school

Back to school A few words about the education system in Slovenia Designed by Freepik With backpacks full of notebooks and books, nicer than usual clothes and sporting a new hairstyle the boys are heading back to school. Wait – only a photo needs to be taken for the...
Things we can’t live without

Things we can’t live without

Things we can't live without ... and some other quirky stuff in our homes In this blog I would like to welcome you to our home. I was thinking about what would be an interesting topic I should write about and thought, why don’t I talk about things we cannot live...
Julijana trail

Julijana trail

Long distance hiking A new chapter in our lives “You crazy Slovenians, do you always need to hike? “ this is what I often hear from some of my friends that come out of the country. Whenever they describe us, we always come off as avid hikers, skiers, bikers, runners,...