• Mount agung in the sunset

    The working culture that made me escape

    I want to tell you something about the working culture in my home country. Still, to this day i am affected by this culture. I realized it one day while i was laying in my hammock. I…

  • Drop the self-doubt, make it happen

    About overcoming self-doubt

    When i thought about teaching an actual yoga class someday, i was immediately filled with self-doubt. Just some of the thoughts swirling in my head: How the hell can i do this? What if i freeze in…

  • Morning beach yoga, vasisthasana

    This is the life now.

    I wake up to the sound of rustling leaves and the wind shaking the bedroom windows. It’s 5 am and for a little while i dwell on the feeling: imagining i am in Finland, it’s cold and…

  • Street art in Rishikesh India

    Week six in India

    Every time i set off to go somewhere on my own, i have this certain feeling. Of fear, anxiety, aliveness and excitement mixing together and making me feel like i have never been in the moment as…

  • Evening barbecue in thailand

    New rules

    I made new rules because I tend to be all over the place. One piece in the past, one in the future, a half of a piece maybe here. And my thoughts in every single thing i…

  • A dog on the earth, Thailand

    This earth is your home

    Sometimes I feel so small in front of this earth. Powerless when the thunder shakes the trees in the garden. I feel so tiny in front of volcanoes that steam and glow in the night. So vulnerable…

  • Hammock time relaxing and doing nothing in Cambodia

    There is beauty in doing nothing

    When was the last time you did nothing, purposefully? I don’t mean waiting in lines or the doctor’s office, or being stuck in the traffic or standing in the bus station. But doing nothing without checking your…

  • is this the life now?

    I have spent twenty-six winters in Finland and two on the other side of the world. I remember December 2016. One morning i was sitting by the dinner table with my morning coffee, staring into the distance,…