Monday

Day two of seven. Monday. School starts at 8:10am. I leave to the office at the same time with Talky, at 7am. He takes a bus, I take a metro. It’s not raining. Then it’s work. Emails, meetings, calls, writing speaks, requesting quotations, juggling with customer needs and technical limitations. A nice lunch meeting with […]

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Sunday

How is our everyday life in Helsinki? Those of you who read about our life in Cape Town (in Finnish at that time) might remember a few “everyday routine” series. So here we go. No editing, 15 minutes to complete a post. From Sunday to Saturday, seven days. Sunday in Helsinki It’s Father’s Day. Brings […]

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MIXED FEELINGS

NEGATIVE MIXED TIA. According to Wikipedia In Africa, there’s a saying “TIA” meaning “This Is Africa” – term of endearment/explanation typically used when tourists from western countries visit Africa, or expats work in Africa, to shrug off power shut downs, old technology, slow pace of business, questionable business ethics and dealings etc. I used to […]

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