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Pictures of Autumn


Hello friends. We have not been especially good at keeping this blog up-to-date as of late with stories from Vestlax Mellangård.   Sorry. It has been though an absolutely beautiful Autumn. The weather has grown gradually cooler as it should, and we have been grateful for so many sunny days. We have spent a lot Read More

Enjoy a Fishing weekend in Marielund


  Hello friends and cottage guests! It’s that time of year again where the waters are best for fishing.   At our Marielund cottages we have put together a package for fishermen and women – 2 nights in one of our Marielund cottages , a rental boat with 50hp engine and linens and towels for Read More

300 years at Vestlax Mellangård


Last week we celebrated the 300th jubilee of Vestlax Mellangård to commemorate 300 years of farming in the same place past down from one generation to the next.  We celebrated over two days to also acknowledge that Kasper took over the farm in 2014 as well as a major birthday for Rabbe and important life Read More

A 24 hour vacation in Bengtskär


Kasper and I went on a mini-vacation to Bengtskär this weekend.   We left on Friday morning taking the cruise boat which leaves from Kasnäs and makes a stop at the Rosala Viking centre. At Rosala we learned about Viking history and ate delicious fish soup. The dining hall is meant to reenact a Viking-dining Read More

Is it summer already? An update from Spring.


Hello Friends.I am sorry that it has been so long since I have last written a blog update. In the lives of farmers, the spring is the busiest and most exciting time of the year. I do recommend though if you are interested in more regular updates to take a look at our Facebook page Read More

Easter long-weekend


Easter long-weekend has come to an end. For us, it was warm and relaxing. So warm that Kimitoön was named the warmest place in Finland on Monday getting up to over 20 degrees in some parts.     We left our doors and windows open for the first time this year to let the warm Read More

Welcome April and Hello Spring!


March was a busy month. Kasper and I got married on the 15th which means the beginning of the month was busy with getting the final details for our wedding ready and at the end of the month we were enjoying a bit of a holiday.       Because of all of the busyness Read More

Working in Marielund


Kasper and I are spending today in Marielund. We were here on Wednesday as well and will likely spend a few more days here next week. Kasper is working in the forest with the chainsaw cutting up wind-fallen trees from a winter storm.     While he spends the day outside, I have been inside Read More

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