DIY Avocado 🥑 Plants Even though my thumbs are not green, this is a project that has fascinated me for a very long time. So tonight I saved the avocado pits, did some googling to remind me of the basic steps and ... Well let's see where we are after a week or so 😝... Continue Reading →

Monday Muttering: 7.6.2021

On this day! For starters it is the 158th day of the year (Gregorian calendar).It is National Chocolate Ice Cream Day (USA). What I want to know is when is the Rum & Raisin Ice Cream Day?Birthdays of note: James Young Simpson, Scottish obstetrician who popularized chloroform for medicinal use, born in Bathgate, West Lothian,... Continue Reading →

Friday Fun (a COVID-19 version!)

I've been contemplating book titles with Corona in the title. While I am sure you can find similar posts or challenges on Twitter and Facebook, I've taken the names of books that my Book-Club (puuklapi) have read over the past few years, replacing a key word with, yep you guessed it - CORONA! A fun... Continue Reading →

An explanation.

So according to my archives, there was a grand total of 1 (yes one) post for the whole of 2019. Hmm. That's quite pathetic 😉 It wasn't that 2019 was an uneventful year, on the contrary it was action-packed with plenty of happy, sad, exciting (and boring) happenings. Inspiration seemed to pass me by last year... Continue Reading →

Time flies :)

Wow! I've been blogging for 6 years already. Although to be honest, the last two years have been less about blogging and more about stalking 🙂 So for now, here are my Christmas greetings. Both Finnish & English. The observant readers might notice the somewhat bizarre # character thrown in where there should be a... Continue Reading →

If you've been following my posts over the last couple of days, you may have realised we took a little road trip. Time for our annual Lapland holiday 🙂 We left Helsinki at 17:30 on Friday night, arriving in Oulu (not our final destination) at 01:30 on Saturday morning. At one point we had to stop... Continue Reading →

My idea at the beginning of the year was to throw myself into the blogosphere and start posting daily. According to my stats, I missed a few days during week two, but since then I've managed to stay the course and even catch up a little. I believe I'm only 3 posts short of being... Continue Reading →

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