Lily-of-the-Valley- Kielo - The national flower of Finland. They are growing everywhere in the spring...

The Best Fragrant Flowers for Your Garden

The Best Fragrant Flowers for your garden. -- though it's small, lily-of-the-valley packs a big fragrance in its nodding white or pink bell-shape flowers. It's a tough, low-care groundcover you can practically plant and forget in shady spots.

Finnish summer

Summer on the dock -- dangling feet in the water and sharing secrets with your best friend. ruralgirl: (via Summer & Garden)

Summer Sauna Baby :)

"Splish Splash I was taking a bath" I remember it was Saturday Night :)) (These pics should not be shown to futre Partners years from now, after Dessert, and during Coffee at the dinner table the first time you meet them.trust me on this one lol

✯ Birch Forest - Karelia, Finland

Birch Forest Karelia, Finland / Photograph Untitled - Ari Vitikainen on

Red Barn With Rainbow In Finland

Arco-Íris em algum lugar na Finlândia (Foto: Henri Bonell) ◕◡◕ Somewhere over the rainbow in Finland (Photo: Henri Bonell)

sauna!

sauna like Russians- get sweaty, roll around in the snow, warm up again (supposedly good for immune system and invigorates metabolism )

after sauna enjoying

Summer in Finland, sauna and a lovely striped Blanka-towel from Nest Factory

National flowers - Finland - Lily of the valley - Pixdaus

National flowers - Finland - Lily of the valley - Pixdaus Never knew it was their national flower

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The traditional 'vasta' (birch branches), 'kiulu' (wooden bucket) and linen to sit on, natural soap and a lantern to light up the path to the sauna in the darkness ;

Mökillä - Finnish carpets - traditionally woven from scraps of left-over material - 'trasmattor'

Mökillä - Finnish carpets - traditionally woven from scraps of left-over material called 'trasmattor'. My grandmother and some of her Finnish neighbors had a loom in a garage and they used to make rugs like these.

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