Oma Betty

One year ago, I was forced to say goodbye to my grandmother, my Oma Betty. Her illness, Alzheimer, made it sometimes difficult to remember who Oma truly was. However, I will always remember her as someone who loved to have fun, as someone who would appreciate nice things even though they’d appear trivial to others. … More Oma Betty

Goodbye 2017!

Sometimes words come to me. Sometimes they stick and I get to write them down, other times the words leave my mind as fast as they came. A few days ago, I was feeling a bit down. I tried to calm down but nothing helped, until I wrote down the words in my mind, they … More Goodbye 2017!


Yesterday, the 6th of December, Finland celebrated 100 years of independence! In honor of this milestone, I thought I’d share 5 reasons why I admire the nation. Number 1: the atmosphere. Finland is known for its peacefulness, of course. This peacefulness, of course comes from nature but also from how people behave. During the celebrations … More 100!