• My Life

    30 things about me

    1. I have lived 27% of my life in China. I moved here in March 2010 and have only been back home for holidays. 2. I’ve only had four boyfriends, only the first one Finnish and the last one is…

  • Studying Chinese

    A 2-year-old learning Chinese and Finnish

    When our daughter started speaking she spoke mostly Cantonese as she was home with a nanny a lot. But now Mandarin had completely replaced it and Finnish is a good second. At home I speak Finnish with Anna and my…

  • Living in China,  My Life

    Living in China without ayi

    Life before From Summer 2016 until Summer 2017 we had a full-time ayi, a nanny who took care of our daughter, cleaned and cooked. She lived with us five days per week. During that year we got so spoiled! Dinner…