The Good Son (Hyvä Poika, 2011), a film by Zaida Bergroth is a dark comedy reflecting a relationship between Ilmari (Samuli Niittymäki), a teenager who is trying to be the man of the house and Leila (Elina Knihtilä), a mother who has a hold on her son’s mind.
It’s funny how being abroad can create a tendency to start missing things you didn’t really care about before. Like, Finnish doughnuts.
The Mayor’s 14th Annual Christmas Celebration in Ottawa was a nice event to attend. This celebration had the festive feeling that many associate with Christmas.
You never know what you’ll find when you get out to explore. Last Sunday we did an extempore visit to Rideau Hall Grounds. We couldn’t enter the Rideau Hall itself because our visit happened outside the tour season.
I was impressed by the way this spa has been expanding its’ selection. The bilingual staff was friendly. The innovative surroundings were kept clean. After the massage and couple hours in different saunas and pools I felt slim and very relaxed.
I went to watch a game between Ottawa 67’s and Niagara IceDogs at TD Place, Ottawa. The arena was filled with fans and players’ families who were proudly wearing their shirts. It was surely nice to see so much support.