Moroccan mystique

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Moroccan mystique

Helsinki, 5 degrees


He is a good storyteller who can turn a man's ears into eyes.
As temperatures drop in Helsinki, my thoughts tend to lean more towards our home. I mentioned cosiness in my previous blog post. One t…
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Silverjungle

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Silverjungle

Helsinki, 6 degrees


I want to stay curled and cosied and chocolated....forever in my mother’s arms.
Late October evenings are ideal for cosiness. I love this time of year, when it's allowed to stay at home and bundle…
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Mad about velvet

Friday, October 21, 2016

Mad about velvet

Helsinki, 4 degrees


The sky was a sparkling succession of black diamonds on black velvet made crystal clear by the blackout.
During the chillier seasons, autumn & winter, I start to crave soft textures like velvet. I…
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Sleep like a baby with Baby Merlin's Magic Sleepsuit

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Sleep like a baby with Baby Merlin's Magic Sleepsuit

Helsinki, 7 degrees


Having my baby fall asleep takes away all of my worries and stresses. A sense of complete and total peace comes over me.
The question every new mom gets at some point is "how well does your baby…
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50 shades of autumn colors

Sunday, October 16, 2016

50 shades of autumn colors

Helsinki, 6 degrees


I was drinking in the surroundings: air so crisp you could snap it with your fingers and greens in every lush shade imaginable offset by autumnal flashes of red and yellow.
This fall, Helsinki's…
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Baby led weaning with Finnish Muurla, Arabia, Iittala & Moomin

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Baby led weaning with Finnish Muurla, Arabia, Iittala & Moomin

Helsinki, 7 degrees


I don’t know why they say “you have a baby.” The baby has you.

As my baby girl turns four months next week, baby led weaning is becoming more topical. Weaning is the process of gradually introducing a…
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Accessibility

Sunday, October 9, 2016

Accessibility

Helsinki, 9 degrees


When one learns to focus energy through surrender and sensitivity, they become free, and can access the expansiveness of endless possibility.
Yesterday I read an article that really touched something…
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Real life Moomins

Friday, October 7, 2016

Real life Moomins

Helsinki, 8 degrees


Sometimes we just need a little break from this thing we call 'life', and step into the cartoon life for a moment.
This summer I stumbled upon something very special, if you ask me. I'm su…
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BohoNord: my favorite knit cardigan this fall

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

BohoNord: my favorite knit cardigan this fall

Helsinki, 10 degrees


The quiet transition from autumn to winter is not a bad time at all. It's a time for protecting and securing things and for making sure you've got in as many supplies as you can. It's n…
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