Fourth and last museum for the day of August 4th. I’ve visited the tank museum when I was a little boy, togheter with my grand dad on my mothers side. The visit then left warm memories and was pretty eager to see it once again, after some 30 years.Continue reading “Museum #4 – Parola Tank Museum”
Museum #3 – Museo Militaria
Same day (4.8), third museum, and the energies of all were sinking to very low levels. What museum were we stepping into next.Continue reading “Museum #3 – Museo Militaria”
Museum #2 – Häme Castle
Not the largest castle, but beautiful nonetheless. With rich history and a colorful history. The second museum we visited for the day.Continue reading “Museum #2 – Häme Castle”
Program changed to summer cottage
As the first week, and second week Monday was a lot of running around, we decided to calm things down and head out to the summer cottage.Continue reading “Program changed to summer cottage”
Sea Life aquarium – Helsinki
The new week started with a visit to Sea Life. Like last week, the program to come, was a surprise for the kids.Continue reading “Sea Life aquarium – Helsinki”
Vacation week #1 with the kids
Due to the long summer holiday for school kids in Finland, and the fact that my wife had to work two specific weeks in July, it resulted in me having the kids for two weeks on my own during the weeks. So how would I entertain them?Continue reading “Vacation week #1 with the kids”
Elämää Lönnebergassa – Livet på Lönneberga
Roughly translated; Life at Lönneberga, is what one could call home farm, or small farm. There are some of these in the greater Helsinki area, but they are definitely not to be confused with a Zoo. This is the third I’ve visited, and in my oppinion, it’s the best of them.Continue reading “Elämää Lönnebergassa – Livet på Lönneberga”
It came, and it went.
As most in Finland, that are of age to work fulltime, I all so had 4 weeks of paid vacation, and this year I enjoyed it in July. And almost every minute of it, out at the cottage with my 3 kids.
A year, and a decade has ended.
So the decade ended and what a amazing time it has been, both in good and less good. Continue reading “A year, and a decade has ended.”
Trip with the family
We decided with my wife to make a trip before school/daycare start. After bouncing some ideas, we ended up visiting Pärnu in Estonia. A place we heard good about, and that seems to be popular at the moment. Continue reading “Trip with the family”