Gone Sailing

This spring and summer I haven’t been as active on my blog as I would’ve liked to be. There just doesn’t seem to be enough time to write posts, edit photos or follow other bloggers’ blogs! I know next Fall isn’t going to be any easier as I’m going to start studying, but I love […]

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Share Your World – July 3, 2017

Summer is on! Too bad it’s cold and windy in Finland. But I do love the light nights nevertheless. Here’s this week’s answers to Cee’s Share Your World – do take part in the fun with your own post.

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Weekend on Vallisaari Island

Last summer I visited Helsinki’s Vallisaari with Katy, a fellow blogger from the States, on our island hopping escapade. At the time, staying the night on the island on your own boat was forbidden. When I heard that it was finally possible this year, hubby, son and I headed there for a short weekend getaway.

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Share Your World – June 26, 2017

Hello everyone! I hope your summer vacay is just around the corner, I start next week. Here’s my take on this week’s Share Your World. Do take part with your own post or check out the other cool challenges on Cee’s blog.

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Transient

In summer, many Finns live a transient lifestyle, moving from place to place by boat. xx

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Midsummer on Stora Herrö Island

Amazingly it’s Midsummer again! Midsummer is quite a big thing in Finland – most people leave the cities and head for the countryside. Helsinki resembles the world in Walking Dead – not a soul in sight. This year Spring was awfully cold in Finland but here’s hoping the Midsummer weekend gives us a surprise.

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Share Your World – June 12, 2017

I’ve been very quiet on the blog front recently as I’ve been very busy with all kinds of stuff, mostly our boat. I never realized getting a boat ready for the summer was so much work! Last weekend I took a bunch of photos and now is a good time to use them for Cee’s […]

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