Author: Brigitte le Roux

From Tuesday afternoon until today, Pete and I joined Miska and his son, at their summer cottage just outside of…

On Saturday, Pete and I went to do more exploring. We headed towards Vanhakaupunki which means “Old City” (vanha =…

Pete and I went for a walk today. We decided to just hop on the first tram and head south…

I have been quiet lately with regards to blogging. This is because I have been in my Finnish language course….

So I have a blank slate with our new apartment. I can decorate any way that I wish. This is…

+15°C / 59°F This is as warm as it gets in Finland, so we’ll start here. People in Spain wears…

So on my trip to Ikea, I fell in love with this beautiful sofa: The only problem is that Pete…

“The sauna has become an international concept, but real sauna can only be experienced in Finland, its country of origin….

I have been rather quiet this week. The reason for this is that I was making the most of my…

So yesterday, I ventured off to the city to find the free Ikea bus that one can catch at Kiasma,…

We have arrived. We left Joburg last night at about 8 pm after having to hastily repack (or rather reduce)…

Hello and welcome to our new blog. As you might know, Pete and I will soon be moving to Finland….

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