Category Archives: English

#55/100 – SIX Nordic

Today I am in Copenhagen at the first SIX Nordic event – a network of stakeholders engaged in social innovation in the Nordic region. My posting today is short as I left home early for this and will be home … Continue reading

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#52/100 – Falsterbo by day and night

These pictures are taken in southern Sweden, Falsterbo – what some call the swedish riviera! A beautiful location I hope to return to. This was taken in early january. From the same vantage point, by day and night. Det här … Continue reading

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#48/100 – White Guide celebrates a Declaration for the future

White Guide is a world-class review of swedish restaurants and food experiences. The 2013 awardees are undoubtedly worth their awards, but there is one that is just a little bit better. I am referring to the White Guide Global Gastronomy Award … Continue reading

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#44/100 – Half the Sky

If I ever were to play a game on Facebook (and let me tell you, I dont have time for things like Farmville..) it would be Half the Sky. A game – based on the book (and TV series) written … Continue reading

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#43/100 – Grandma + Facetime = family connection

This is me and my grandmother, Patricia. She is 88 years old, turning 89 in june. There is an ocean and an entire continent between us as I live in Stockholm, Sweden and she lives in Medford, Oregon. But thanks … Continue reading

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#42/100 – The International Bank of Bob

I have been a Kiva lender since 2008 and a big fan and promoter – used to get people together at my house from different walks of life, to not only lend but to meet new people who also wanted … Continue reading

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#30/100 – Why don’t female European billionaires join The Giving Pledge?

Two days ago Forbes, Huffington Post and others announced that Richard Branson and his wife Joan have joined the Warren Buffet and Bill Gates Giving Pledge. As had additional 11 more European billionaires – the first group of billionaires beyond … Continue reading

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