White pumpkins are the new Nordic thing for carving a spooky jack-o'-lantern this Halloween

Saturday, October 19, 2019

White pumpkins are the new Nordic thing for carving a spooky jack-o'-lantern this Halloween

Helsinki, 11 degrees



Jack-o-lanterns burning bright of soft and golden hue — goblins of the cornfield stark, pumpkins grinning in the dark…
I'd been thinking about carving my very own Jack-o'-lantern for some yea…
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3 places in Helsinki to enjoy peak fall foliage where autumn leaves are the best

Saturday, October 12, 2019

3 places in Helsinki to enjoy peak fall foliage where autumn leaves are the best

Helsinki, 10 degrees


Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.
For all friends of color, this is the best time of the year to enjoy Helsinki's fall foliage! The autumn season brings many changes along…
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Our autumn holiday 3 in 1: why make northwest Sardinia, Italy your next travel destination

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Our autumn holiday 3 in 1: why make northwest Sardinia, Italy your next travel destination

Helsinki, 6 degrees



Load the sailboat with bottles of white wine, olive oil, fishing rods, and yeasty, dark-crusted bread. Work your way... on the shore of Sardinia. Set sail for the open seas.
When we started planning o…
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5 practical Nordic interior wish list items for f/w 2019-2020

Thursday, September 26, 2019

5 practical Nordic interior wish list items for f/w 2019-2020

Helsinki, 13 degrees


Home is not a place…it’s a feeling.
Autumn, what an inspiring time of the year! I still want to write a complete blog post about some of the interior trends that I recently saw at Habitare, but first…
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The perfect timeless & chic Nordic backpack: Swedish Gaston Luga Pråper

Saturday, September 21, 2019

The perfect timeless & chic Nordic backpack: Swedish Gaston Luga Pråper

Helsinki, 12 degrees

What is life but one grand adventure? Commercial collaboration: Gaston Luga / Kaupallinen yhteistyö: Gaston Luga
As I've mentioned before, being a mother means being active. With a preschooler gi…
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5 x fall essentials for a Nordic preschooler

Sunday, September 15, 2019

5 x fall essentials for a Nordic preschooler

Helsinki, 13 degrees



Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.

As fall has reached Helsinki, it's time to think about two things for my preschooler: how to dress for our second summer holiday (w…
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