“Ei puhu eikä pussaa”

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The title of this entry is exceptionally in Finnish due to the nature of the topic. It translates into “doesn’t speak, doesn’t kiss”. This is traditionally (or archaically) attributed to Finnish men. This writing comes from a rather different perspective. As a mother to one young “Finnish man”, I am astonished it has turned out […]

On having kidz

1) Timing I used to be a little like a social scientist and family planner combined, on speed! Asked around a lot about people’s perceptions to having children, personal experiences, preferred number of kids, timing issues, and the likes. Only that was quite early on, I did this investigation in my early 20s. No idea […]