Thursday, 16 February 2017

Happy belated Valentine's Day!

As you maybe know, in Finland we say "Hyvää ystävänpäivää!", which literally translates into "Happy Friends' Day!" - and that is exactly what I want to wish to you!

Myöhäiset ystävänpäivän toivotukset kaikille blogini lukijoille!

 
private from Finland
artwork by Inge Löök

Sunday, 12 February 2017

Sent letters, week 5/2017

The 6th week is drawing to a close, so it's time to post this bunch of happy mail that went out during the week number five!

Vuoden kuudes viikko lähenee loppuaan, joten on aika esitellä tämä kirjekasa, joka lähti maailmalle viikon viisi aikana - olkaapa hyvät!

 
letter to Anna, Poland

 
letter to Daniela, Austria

 
letter to Estela, Spain

 
letter to Heli, Finland

 
letter to Shoichi, Japan

Saturday, 11 February 2017

Madrid and more

Here's a little selection of postcards that made me smile this week - have a sunny weekend!

Tässä pieni lajitelma postikortteja, jotka saivat minut hymyilemään tällä viikolla - aurinkoista viikonloppua!

 
tag from Spain

 
RR card from the UK
artwork by Martin Wiscombe

 
private from Spain
photo by D. Leiva

 
RR card from Ireland
copyrights: Picture House, Ireland

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Sent letters, weeks 3-4/2017

Here's a big bunch of letters that I sent out a couple of weeks ago - feels so good to be back at penpalling!

Tässäpä iso kasa kirjeitä, jotka pistin matkaan pari viikkoa sitten. Kirjoittaminen tuntuu nyt niiin hyvältä!

 
letter to Barbara, Germany

 
letter to Doris, Austria

 
letter to João, Brazil

 
letter to Rosa, Spain

 
letter to Shalina, Malaysia

 
letter to Yasemin, Turkey

Thursday, 2 February 2017

Year of the Rooster and other stamps

These are some stamp gems I've received lately - which is your favorite?

Tässä muutama postimerkkiaarre viime päiviltä - mikä on oma suosikkisi?

 
Åland Islands

 
South Korea

 
Canada

 
the USA

Wednesday, 1 February 2017

Enchanting cards

There's something magical about these cards, isn't there?

Näissä korteissa on jotain taianomaista, vai mitä olet mieltä?

 
RR card from Russia

 
tag from Japan
photo by Atsushi Kobayashi

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Tweet tweet

These little cuties flew all the way from the UK!

Nämä ihanuudet lensivät luokseni Iso-Britanniasta!

 
RR card from the UK
photo by Peter Budd