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Flowers in the park

City parks differ considerably between South Africa and Finland in terms of the flowers planted – its been great watching…

Wishing you a very blessed Christmas and a happy, successful and exciting 2012!  

So during Vappu, we were introduced to the local drink sima. It is a seasonal drink that is usually found…

Parking is a real issue in the centre of Helsinki – so how inconsiderate is this driver who left his…

A month ago Helsinki was still pretty grey and brown – but it has transformed to green over the last…

This last week has just flown by – I think it is probably a sign that we’re getting well settled…

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

A very happy mother’s day to all (especially our moms). We’ve seen today that the Finns take today very seriously…

+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…

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