I love reading other people’s posts on weekly or monthly favorites. This inspired me to start my own weekly wrap-up as well. I will be featuring random weekly favorites and thoughts every Sunday. The pictures are from my parent’s house. I was visiting this week and wanted to take the opportunity photograph the beautiful oldRead more


Hietalahti Market Hall

The spring in Helsinki is always a capricious little thing. One day you’ll notice that the gray gloom is gone, the streets are dry and it doesn’t get totally dark at 4.30 pm anymore. This, my friends, is the day everything turns around. After spending approximately 5 months in the freezing cold, knee-deep in snowRead more


Burj Khalifa

Until October last year, I had never been to the United Arab Emirates and in Dubai. To be honest, I wasn’t even that interested in visiting. Not sure why, but maybe coming from a country known for it’s untouched natural beauty, an artificial, air-conditioned oasis in the middle of a desert felt absurd. And whyRead more


Dubai Marina JBR The Walk

I have typed and deleted this first blog post for so many times, just because there’s so many things I’d like to say. Now I’ve come to a short and sweet conclusion, and that conclusion is that I’m so glad you’re here! I have been reading blogs for almost a decade, but always held backRead more