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Pirkka leipoi jokaiselle suomalaiselle oman kakun. Löydä omasi Pirkan nimpparikakkukoneesta. http://nimpparikakkukone.fi/

Pirkka leipoi jokaiselle suomalaiselle oman kakun. Löydä omasi Pirkan nimpparikakkukoneesta. http://nimpparikakkukone.fi/

Kynttilät ikkunalla, Hämeenlinna - photo by Hannu Laatunen

Finnish Christmas Window - Photo by Hannu Laatunen

Tove Jansson, creator of the Finn Family Moomintroll, an excellent collection of juvenile literature from the Nordic North.

artist Tove Jansson with Moomin characters

'I love this photo because it reminds me to remember and be grateful to all the women whose names have not been noted in history, but have forever and always cleaned up after us.' caption from All Things Finnish on tumblr. Photo credit: Rautatieläiset, Finnish Railways Museum collections. Cleaned up, raised their children, fed and clothed their families, delivered babies, provided medical care (before it became a profession)... but they say it's men who did all the "important stuff" in…

Woman cleaning inside train cars between train trips.

Happiness does not come from happiness itself, but from the journey towards achieving it. - Finnish Proverb #proverbs #quotes

Happiness does not come from happiness itself, but from the journey towards achieving it.

All Things Finnish: Moi! Moi moi!

How long will it take to learn FINNISH? years of active learning to find out that talking is not a finnish trade :)<- that sounds totally true and totally okay. I'm not big on talking. But hey, best way to learn is to just jump right in!

Sometimes, my mom doesn’t realize she’s saying something in German until she notices the look I’m giving her indicating major confusion then she has to forcibly switch brain modes

okay, imma tell y'all a story. So i talk finnish as my native language. finnish word for lips is huulet and i somehow convinced my mind that finnish word for lips is lipset. i don't know why or how, but to still every time i try to talk about lips

A traditional Finnish way to improve your health! Go into sauna, Beat your friends with branches of a birch tree! #Health #Finland #Culture

A traditional Finnish way to improve your health! Get a sauna, and gently beat your friends with branches of a birch tree!

Just ask the kids though, all's well until Mom and Dad go into Avatar mode.

Ninni 🇮🇪🇵🇹🇮🇹 on

"Keep calm and speak Finnish"

26 Comics Of Finnish Nightmares Even Non-Finns Can Relate To (By Karoliina Korhonen)

26 Comics Of Finnish Nightmares Even Non-Finns Can Relate To (By Karoliina Korhonen)

26 Comics Of Finnish Nightmares Even Non-Finns Can Relate To (By Karoliina Korhonen) This is so funny!

What all the best Crones have -- SISU.  from the Finnish -- "ultimate determination, fortitude, and persistence, carried to an unfathomable level."  [More like this at https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/grow-up-age-croning/ ]

SISU > from the Finnish -- "ultimate determination, fortitude, and persistence, carried to an unfathomable level.

Of course I'm Right, I'm Finnish!..*with SISU!!!

Of course I'm Right Finnish

All Things Finnish -susi

sisterofthewolves: “ Picture by Timo Luukkanen ” Wolves and ravens, constant allies.

Frosty Esplanadin puisto Helsinki, Finland photo by Mikael Rantalainen

Frosty Esplanadi park in Helsinki, Finland, photo by Mikael Rantalainen

Here are all of the awesome things to do in Lapland, from skiing to snow-shoeing, dog-sledding, seeing the Northern Lights, and everything in between!

13 Awesome Reasons to Visit Finnish Lapland

8 Photos to That Will Make you Want to Visit Visit Finnish Lapland Right Now!

It's not that suprising!! Cause we actually have a very high education level and stuff but everybody thinks that we're just a random country where's nothing else than woods.

It's not that suprising! Cause we actually have a very high education level and stuff but everybody thinks that we're just a random country where's nothing else than woods.

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