Posts Tagged: snow

White Christmas in Helsinki!

Merry Christmas! This year the snow arrived just in time to turn the dark and rainy Helsinki into a winter wonderland. Today, after two happy but hectic days of family Christmas with anxious children (first waiting desperately the arrival of

White Christmas in Helsinki!

Merry Christmas! This year the snow arrived just in time to turn the dark and rainy Helsinki into a winter wonderland. Today, after two happy but hectic days of family Christmas with anxious children (first waiting desperately the arrival of

Cold spell in spring, vol I

“Hooray! More snow!” That wasn’t my reaction yesterday when it started to snow. We had been enjoying a long sunny period with plus degrees during the day, snow was melting from the streets, I had just put my winter jackets

Cold spell in spring, vol I

“Hooray! More snow!” That wasn’t my reaction yesterday when it started to snow. We had been enjoying a long sunny period with plus degrees during the day, snow was melting from the streets, I had just put my winter jackets

Snow in hair

Today it snowed – again. We have in Helsinki almost 80 cm of snow, even though it has melted partly away a couple of times. I have to admit that I’m dreaming of spring; I would love to ride my

Snow in hair

Today it snowed – again. We have in Helsinki almost 80 cm of snow, even though it has melted partly away a couple of times. I have to admit that I’m dreaming of spring; I would love to ride my

Falling snow

  It has been snowing for several days in a row – the snow is falling not only from the sky but also from the roofs. This morning on the top of the gothic House of Nobility there were men throwing

Falling snow

  It has been snowing for several days in a row – the snow is falling not only from the sky but also from the roofs. This morning on the top of the gothic House of Nobility there were men throwing

Snowclown

It is Shrove Sunday, but unfortunately our sled broke down after the first slide. But luckily snow was perfect for making snowmen! This time I was asked to make a snow clown and here is the (one-armed) result. The picture

Snowclown

It is Shrove Sunday, but unfortunately our sled broke down after the first slide. But luckily snow was perfect for making snowmen! This time I was asked to make a snow clown and here is the (one-armed) result. The picture

Snowy square

Today it snowed – a lot. It was so beautiful, that I stopped to take some pictures. In a couple of minutes I turned into a snowman and couldn’t feel my fingers anymore. I like this picture with calm, but

Snowy square

Today it snowed – a lot. It was so beautiful, that I stopped to take some pictures. In a couple of minutes I turned into a snowman and couldn’t feel my fingers anymore. I like this picture with calm, but

Merry Christmas!

I wish you all merry Christmas! This year we are really enjoying of white Christmas – there is 45 cm of snow in Helsinki and more coming all the time.

Merry Christmas!

I wish you all merry Christmas! This year we are really enjoying of white Christmas – there is 45 cm of snow in Helsinki and more coming all the time.