Category Archives: Family Events

Mia’s artwork from 2013

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Couple of more great artwork from Mia. The first one is a portrait of Donna from photo when she was a teenager. Mia gave this one to Donna as Christmas present. What a great gift. The second is called “The … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

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Hyvää Joulua ja Onnellista Uutta Vuotta! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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Obi fresh out of the groomer

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Obi’s new haircut. He looks quite funny, like a puppy again or a little bear cub.

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Few clips from our trip to Finland this year

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First we spent few days in Helsinki before heading up north to our cabin where we stayed most of the vacation. On the way back we stopped at a wedding and couple of other events before arriving to Helsinki and … Continue reading

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2013 High School Grad – Congratulations, Andrei!

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Andrei graduated from Eastside Catholic High School, the ceremony was on Sunday, June 9. Afterwards, we had a dinner at Benihana in Seattle to celebrate it, one of our kids’ favorites. Next step for Andrei is to go to Oregon … Continue reading

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Washington State Honors Award

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Andrei is graduating from high school and received a Washington State Honors Award for academic achievement ranking in top 10% of the Washington state high school graduating class of 2013. Way to go Andrei!

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Happy Mother’s Day!

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Hyvää Äitienpäivää!

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Happy New Year 2013!

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We had this in between the courses to clear the palette, between appetizers and the main dish. It was delicious! Fresh berries and lemon sorbet combined with prosecco in champagne flute.

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2013!

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Happy New Year 2013! For this new year, we made a frankencake – half of it is lingonberry cake, the other half is caramel cake.

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Finnish School Teens Skating Event

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Finnish School teens had their first monthly event on Saturday, December 2nd. They met at The Chaplins Bellevue Volkswagen Ice Arena in downtown Bellevue to do some skating. Here’s a quick video of the event.

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