• Leisure

    ST. PETERSBURG: LOCATIONS

    Last month I took a weekend getaway with my friend Pinja to Saint Peterburg in Russia. We had the most fabulous time eating great food and relaxing like two moms of two kids would, haha! I can highly recommend St. Peterburg to everyone. The people were friendly and nice, very courteous even.

  • Inspiration,  Leisure

    WHAT I READ THIS YEAR

    This year has been a good book year for me. I’ve joined a book club (that consists of my colleagues mainly) and I’ve read books in genres I perhaps wouldn’t pick up myself. I thought I’d share some of my favorites with you today. You might find something to read yourself, or an addition to your wish list to the Santa or a perfect gift for someone else!   Becoming (Minun tarinani), Michelle Obama, 2018 A Michelle Obama’s autobiography, is a great way to get to know the behind the scene material of Barack Obama’s presidency, but also a great growth story of a minority girl who becomes one of…

  • Leisure

    PACKING MY BAGS AGAIN…

    In the beginning of December I’m going to pack my bags for a weekend get-away with my friend Pinja. This was decided in quick moment as she texted me last week and asked for my availability to travel in December. She told me she wanted to visit Saint Petersburg, Russia. I’ve never been there, so I thought to myself why not! We are going by train since it’s so easy. It only takes about three hours to travel across the border. Of course one needs a Visa when crossing the EU borders (and let me tell you, it’s not the simplest thing to get) and that needs to be acquired…

  • Leisure

    MY GRADUATION PARTY

    Last Saturday I celebrated my graduation with my friends and family. We had such good party and I’m super grateful how everything went so well. A huge thank you for everyone who took part in my special day! <3 I made almost everything myself, including the cakes, the salty pies and other small treats as well as the flower arrangements and other party decorations. My mother and sister helped me with cleaning and putting things into their places. My hubby kept our kids busy so that I could focus on the organizing more efficiently. Thank you all for supporting me <3 A special thank you to my mother, who’s not…