I can’t say that Helsinki is a dream destination for me, having been there at least ten times in my short life, but every time I go, I try to put on those tourist glasses and find something new, a little excitement in the city next to the beaten paths. This time our trip was planned with the hope of seeing The Killers in concert – a dream live band! – but alas, the concert was postponed to July, when we already had the tickets…Continue Reading “24 hours in Helsinki”


Truth be told, as much as I’m not a fan of tingling cheeks and numb fingers, this freezing winter is gorgeous. Especially in the frosty sunshine we’ve had in the past week – as ordered to celebrate the Independence Day last weekend. We had planned to go to the countryside for the holidays, but as those plans fell through, I made certain to have an equally outdoorsy day in the city. Skating in the sunshine definitely satisfied my winter sports desires and even though I’m…Continue Reading “Shearling, Baby”

(eestikeelne allpool) I’ve been hooked on podcasts for a good few years now and more often than not, I’m finding myself tuning in to a conversation, rather than a Spotify playlist. Based on what I’m feeling likeĀ  – needing a pick me up, a good laugh or just something for the background on my walk to work – I’ve developed quite a selection to choose from. I mainly use the Acast app to follow, stream or download my faves, but they’re all on iTunes as…Continue Reading “Six Podcasts for Six Moods”


If you’d asked me a year ago if I’d like to try a new trend in the beauty sphere, called ‘double cleansing’, I’d have thought myself too lazy and happy enough with my just one cleanse. But now, the older, wiser, having-lived-through-2017 me is proudly backing the double cleanse hype, wondering, much like every other blogger other there, what I did before the big Double Cleanse. This year I’ve also felt that travelling might be freeing for the mind, but it’s oh-so-straining on my skin…Continue Reading “Attempting the Double Cleanse”