I actually have no idea what’s the English idiom for a person who is good with flowers and gardening, but in Finnish they are called “viherpeukalo” which literally means green thumbs. That’s something I definitely do not have. Nevertheless, I am ambitious. When I turned 17, I fell in love with bonsais. Those magnificent miniature … More Green thumbs up
A few weeks ago I read a blog post about young women rushing to get married, and how the society and media encourage them to do that. And how it is not a good thing. The post was written in the US. Well, I am one of those young women; I’m 22, and getting married next August. Somehow the … More (relatively) Young and Married
I should be working on my thesis, but for some reason here I am – writing a post of my current favorite TV show. Like the fans known, Game of Thrones (GoT) returned on air this week with the premier of the 4th season. Could I be more excited?? Five minutes of the episode, and … More Back to Westeros
My boyfriend sent me a text today, that said: Is it enough that we love each other? The question made me stop. I instantly replied “Yes, it is”, but it made me think. Is it really? We have been in a long distance relationship for almost 5 years now. Most of the time it has … More Is Love All we Need?
London is calling tomorrow! It’s time for my late spring break. And did I choose to spend it skiing in some ski-resort in Lapland, or in a fancy spa hotel around the capital area? Oh no, I am doing something much more cool. I’m taking my little sister to the “Old Country”, the good … More Packing is what I do the best