18 entries about finland, across 5 years.
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12:00 · 25th Sep 2016
In this month’s triple issue of Keeping Up With the Erikssons: My previous accessibility article finds an online home, I refuse to celebrate my birthday, fucking Brexit, I party with old friends in Finland, we visit a wild animal park, I complete my first 5K and we finally find a new home in Cambridge.
23:30 · 30th Dec 2015
In this month’s issue of Keeping Up With the Erikssons: I speak at another conference (even recording it), we go to our traditional Dickensian Christmas, two of my friends from Finland come for a visit and Lucien and I watch the new Star Wars film (spoiler-free).
16:00 · 24th Oct 2015
In which I share a recipe of a Nordic childhood favourite, which will put your child(ren) into sugar-induced comas—of delightfulness.
16:30 · 19th May 2015
In which I continue that weary—by now—tradition of listening through every Eurovision contender and then give them points. Or joke about them. Sometimes both.
20:00 · 31st Mar 2015
In this month’s issue of Keeping Up With the Erikssons: We decide to surprise some of our friends and family by taking an impromptu flight to Finland, explore the family tree, experience a disappointing solar eclipse and I, of course, continue my tattoo.
23:00 · 3rd Oct 2014
In which I give up trying to write a funny post about the weekend when I flew to Finland to get drunk of my ass.
23:45 · 22nd Jun 2014
Join me as I attempt to explain the curious tradition that is midsummer and top it of with a video greeting to all of you. But mostly you. Yes, you.
17:22 · 25th Aug 2013
In which I confess how poorly the challenges I set myself went.
16:52 · 18th Aug 2013
In which I show off my holiday pictures from our trip back to Finland.
17:53 · 30th Jul 2013
In which I get ready to go on a vacation back to cold and dreary Finland, except it’s in the middle of the summer right now and warmer than here.
10:22 · 13th Jul 2013
In which I go into greater detail about the things I did take with me when we moved the UK.
21:53 · 8th Jul 2013
In which I talk about getting rid of 80% of the crap I owned before we moved to the UK.
18:24 · 19th May 2013
In which I look at how Finland faired against the UK in this years Eurovision Song Contest.
22:46 · 16th May 2013
In which I look back at the 11 years of Eurovision rivalry that’s been between Finland and the UK.
10:30 · 14th May 2013
In which I become surprisingly patriotic having lived in the UK for a year.
21:41 · 29th Mar 2013
In which I talk about the things that have happened in the past week in the aptly named Abominable Weekly Update.
22:01 · 14th Nov 2012
In which I talk about the top 10 things I kind of miss from Finland but not enough to move back but possibly enough to import them at some point.
14:42 · 11th Nov 2012
In which I welcome you, dear traveller, to England by talking about the weather.