Snow, Sleds and Santa — Fun Times and Places in Finnish Lapland


Home of reindeer, snow and a certain white-bearded, red-suited childhood hero, ethereal Lapland could be your family destination of a lifetime. With films like Frozen, Happy Feet and The Snowman proving perennially popular, it seems children are always gripped by a case of snow fever. Lapland holidays require considerable planning to be a success. It’s a cold climate, there are […]

First Day of School

First Day of School 2014

Today is the boys first day of school! They went off without a hitch this morning onto the bus. I’m hoping they are having a fantastic day so far! Me. This is incredibly weird. I’m finding myself just wandering the house and not really doing anything! I’m sure that will change once I get used […]

I’ve Been Just Floating Around

Playing in Backyard

I’ve been wanting to write this post for a few days. Something that comes from just me and no other reason then that. Figuring out what I would say… I just couldn’t get onto the computer to sit here and write it. At least for this moment I am here, sitting at the computer, and […]