WiFi failure breaks blogger's posting streak 😜 until yesterday I was doing really well, posting daily and managing not to repeat myself. Then we head to the mökki. Hard to believe in Finland I know, however there are still corners of the country where connection isn't always possible. Our mökki happens to be in one... Continue Reading →
One day short of three weeks. My return to blogging has (so far) maintained its momentum 😜 - now to see how long the streak can continue for...
Pellinki kesätori is back in business! Kesätorin aikataulu / Summer market timetable
Next year's wood is stacking up!
Time to inspect the fire extinguishers!
Another summer project: empty the huussi! It's not a terrible as you might think 😉 Further to my compost project, the huussi (Australian vernacular 'dunny', 'outhouse' or 'crapper', direct translation 'latrine', also 'drop toilet' or 'dry toilet' in some parts of the world.) is another of our inherited objects! Like the compost bin, there had... Continue Reading →
My summer project: fix the compost! An abandoned compost bin 😦 Since I was last regularly blogging, we've bought a mökki (Australian vernacular 'shack', direct translation 'cottage', also 'holiday home' in some parts of the world.) We inherited a few things including a compost bin that has taken on a life of it's own. I'm... Continue Reading →
Yes! Presidential election papers have arrived. Along with all the pre-polling places, dates and times.... Round one will be Sunday January 28th and if it's too close to call (like last time) then we'll go to round two on Sunday 11th February. All of the major parties are represented as well as a seasoned politician... Continue Reading →
(Six Word Saturday for the uninitiated!) Yes, starting Saturday December 30th, 2017 there will be at least one 6 Word Saturday posting 🙂 Firstly, as it's been so long since I've done any posting, I had no idea that the original host of Six Word Saturday (Show My Face) had passed the baton on to... Continue Reading →
Just two words today: Boat Show! ⛵️🛥🚤⛴🛳⚓️🗺 THE Boat Show! Its's huge, and quite easily the highlight of The Engineer's winter. He always buys his DIY service supplies at the show (they do good discounts) and then moves on to equipment upgrades. Suffice to say - our boat is quite up to date when in... Continue Reading →