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Positive cycle

I don’t believe in having only sunny, happy days. I think it’s natural to have also melancholic feelings and it’s natural to let those feelings show. For me it feels fake to pretend they don’t exist. Maybe I see it this way because I live in a Nordic country so I’m used to seeing how […]

Making notes

I was reading this blog post by Austin Kleon and it made me think of my notebook/journaling habits. I love writing notes, I’ve always been interested in note-making and journaling techniques and enjoy reading about the issue. I don’t keep a traditional personal journal or diary though. The biggest reason for that is my high need […]

Reading: Ikigai

I needed something light but interesting to read during my winter holidays last week and was happy to discover the Finnish translation of Ikigai by Hector Garcia and Francesc Miralles is already available. The English version of the book (Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life ) will be out later this year. […]