Better than a Gym

It’s week 3 of my FIT4MOM training and I am loving challenging my body again. My muscles ache all over which tells me I am pushing myself in a good way. I am finding easy ways to get more movement into my everyday life with kids. I still have to be flexible as things don’t … More Better than a Gym


Hello blog friends, it’s been ages! So much has happened in the last few months. We moved from Finland to the U.S and bought a house in time for summer. The first family home we have ever actually owned and lived in so that’s been keeping me really busy, getting settled in. It’s been exciting! … More FIT4MOM

2015 in Review

First I want to shout a big Happy New Year to my friends, family and to any readers that stumble upon my blog! Thanks for visiting my little corner of the web. Before I start setting unrealistic goals for the year ahead I think it’s nice to take a look back at what went well … More 2015 in Review

A Finnish Christmas

Hope you had a wonderful Christmas where ever in the world you celebrated. If you are interested in a Finnish Christmas you can read about our first in Helsinki over on Cup of Tea and a Bex. Bex is a talented writer and a dear friend I have been lucky enough to make on this … More A Finnish Christmas

Weekend Pancakes

First things first; coffee. With the sun not rising until about 9.30 in Helsinki it can be a slow start to the day. The thing about kids is they are always rearing to go. From 6am my little baker wearing mum’s oversized apron and waiting patiently for pancakes. Surviving winter with my new Bodum French … More Weekend Pancakes