About 1 hour drive from Helsinki to grandparents place. Stayed for a day picking blueberries and chanterelles (yellow mushrooms). From the berries granny made a MOST delicious blueberry pie, these are the things I miss from home while being in China.
Step 3 - Ready!
This place is so peaceful and I spent all my childhood summers here while parents were at work.
Storm caused a lot of trees to fall, this one just leaning on the hills and still continues to grow
Counted it to be over 200 years old
Favorite hobby as a kid, chopping wood
Rock painting on rainy days...
The characters seem awesome...
Grandpa always used to build small wooden houses for the birds so that they would not have to endure rain and be more safe as well. In the autumn it was always time to empty then and see what kind of nest was in them.
Some "retired" bird-apartments