Juhannus - Midsummer

Midsummer fun in Finland. Rituals include bonfires, cookouts, a sauna and spending time together. Heavy drinking is also associated with the Finnish midsummer - sweet

Joulupukin poro Lapissa

Joulupukin poro Lapissa

One of the Santa Claus’ Reindeer at the top of Ritavaara mountain in Pello Lapland Finland

midsummer night bonfire in Finland

Bonfires (kokko) are common during Finnish midsummer celebrations

Who would have guessed?! ...*No wonder I love coffee! Must be in my genes!

Finns have coffee breaks written in their employment contracts. Finns take coffee seriously!