Our family consists of my
common-law husband Kimmo, our 7-years old son Arttu and
naturally myself, Suvi.
At times my wonderful mother, Aino-Inkeri also visits us. She
has been indispensable taking care of our son Arttu.
Kimmo and I, we work in shifts. Our four-legged family members
are all Norwegian forest cats. Four of them are
neutered females: Emppu, Iikka, Kassu and Outo. Lallu is the
has always been cats in my life. In my childhood we had
domestic cats, so that it´s more leading a life
with cats and other animals and having them as a hobby. In my
youth I used to ride a lot. Nowadays, family
and work take time. I spend with my cats a lot of my spare
Our home is in Finland, in
Auvainen, Pöytyä. Auvainen is situated in southern Finland,
about 35 km from Turku.
Some years ago, we needed larger premises and longed for the
tranquillity of the countryside; we found a house
in the country. Kimmo's hobby is old cars; it takes a plenty
of room indeed! I am an enthusiast of gardening;
it's nothing like the spring soil! Every year there is a new "project"
going on in the garden. The cats too, have
their deal of country air in summer; my brother, Antti made
them a large and safe outside pen.
Arttu started school this
August. It is a small comprehensive, only about 1,5 km from
Arttu started also a few hobbys; he attends art club, boy
scouting and he takes drum lessons, too.
All this takes parent's time too! And having drums at home,
the liveliness is certain!
At the moment I attend
evening classes beside my work. Someday, I hope, I will pass
and take a degree. In my spare time I attend cat shows, often
with my son, Arttu. Earlier I went
more often. In all, I have been breeding cats since