Lea Helga Ólafsdóttir and Marteinn Hjaltested live in Kaldakinn with their son, Hákon Snær Hjaltested. Marteinn is a member of FT, which is an association of licenced trainers of the Icelandic horse. Lea Helga is a teacher. Marteinn and Lea have 3 children, 2 of which are grown up and live in Reykjavík. Lea, Marteinn and Hákon live in Kaldakinn with a lot of horses, their dog Pollý, and the cat, Tíska.