Finnish pancake -aka plättyjä/lettuja/linnilöi with berries and whipped cream

Finnish pancake (muurinpohjalettuja) with berries and whipped cream Pfannkuchen in der muurikka- super!

Clover -- how I loved the clover fields. We would chew on the flowers which are filled with honey.


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

There is something so peaceful about and grounding about hanging out laundry!

laundry I love the memories of my mom's amazing wash, the smell of the country air in the fabric, the grace of the clothes in the breeze, and the feel of it all it total. Such good, good memories of our old farm.

Juhannus koivikko

My father made a birch alley to the house every Midsummer

Arctic bramble / Mesimarja, Finland. Rubus arcticus, the Arctic bramble or Arctic raspberry

Mesimarja - Rubus arcticus - Arctic bramble, the flavor of the berry is one of the finest ones

Mansikat - Finnish strawberries are the sweetest in the world.

Mansikat - Finnish strawberries are the sweetest in the world.

kanttarellikastike, 300 gr kanttarelleja, kevätsipulia tai ruohosipulia, 2dl kermaa, paaljon voita, paista kanttarellit voissa niin kauan että neste haihtuu sienistä, lisää sipuli ja kuullota kevyesti, lisää voita jos tarvitsee. Lisää kerma ja suola ja syö! NAM

The Forest & The Chanterelles . (eggs, chanterelles, chives and spices - simple .

Katoavaa kansanperinnettä. Pellesmäki, Kuopio, Finland.

Hay poles in Pellesmäki, Kuopio, Finland.


Lingonberry ("puolukka" in Finnish). In Finland everyone can pick wild berries, mushrooms and flowers, as long as they are not protected species.