• Beneath

    Changing & Creating

    A couple of weeks ago I made a poll in my Instagram stories about the language of my blog. I asked my followers whether they would like to read my blog in English or in Finnish. The result was that 75% wanted to read in Finnish AND in English to 25% just in English. Thus, I have decided that I’ll start writing my blog in Finnish again (with a small conclusion in English) and use English in my Instagram feed as a primary language as I have done always. Pari viikkoa sitten teetin kyselyn Instagramin tarinoiden puolella ja kysyin seuraajiltani, millä kielellä he haluaisivat blogiani lukea. Suurin osa vastaajista toivoi,…

  • Beneath

    About taking risks

    As I have told you, I have had the need to do something more creative with my time than I’m currently doing. For the past eight months I have been carefully wishing and dreaming, thinking, planning and digesting some new ideas.  I think I’m finally at a place and time, that I have molded the wish into a plan. Right now, I have an idea, or even a few. During the last weeks I’ve taken that plan into action. I’ve done so much work to get here. There is still a lot to do and a lot more action to happen. Today though, I did the first concrete step into…

  • Family

    Easter Egghunt

    Last year I found these super cute refillable Moomin eggs from Stockmann sales. One for each of our kids. Last year I filled them with chocolate eggs and some Easter toffee (my favourite!). We went for a walk in the on the rocky beaches in the Southern Espoo. While the kids were admiring the views with their dad, I hid the eggs in the woods near by. Then I gave some clues to our eldest to help him find the eggs. Oh the joy when he found them! This year we are using the same eggs but instead of the beaches, we will be taking a picnic to our new…