TRADITIONAL FINNISH CHRISTMAS

I have just got home from the Christmas celebrations and I’m getting ready for bed – the next two days are normal working days for me. We had a very traditional Finnish Christmas this year, which started with preparations on the weekend. We celebrate on the 24th so the morning started with rice porridge andContinue reading “TRADITIONAL FINNISH CHRISTMAS”

WINTER IS HERE

Guys! Tomorrow it’s Christmas Eve and I know not all countrys celebrate Christmas on the 24th, but here in Finland we do. We got to my grandparents house last night and today we’ve had a quite easy and relaxed day. In the morning we had Mannapuuro (semolic porrige?) with cinnamon. I only eat that whenContinue reading “WINTER IS HERE”

REMEMBER TO LAUGH AT YOURSELF

Hello everyone, last day of work before Christmas and it feels really good! You know one of those days when everything goes a little wrong? That was me on Wednesday flying home from England. I had booked my flights to Helsinki with a quite tight connection – thought 45 minutes for Copenhagen was tight but manageable.Continue reading “REMEMBER TO LAUGH AT YOURSELF”

WHY WE WORK OUT ON HOLIDAYS

Good morning! Last night we drove to Birmingham, where we’ll spend a few days. Every time we come here we try our best to have time to see everyone – both family and friends. For us that doesn’t mean eating out on the evening, it means having breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks with different people.Continue reading “WHY WE WORK OUT ON HOLIDAYS”