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Date Joined: September 25, 2009
Last Online: April 7, 2014
Birthday: May 26
Country: Finland

About Me

Hi everyone! I'm Anni, an university student living in Helsinki, Finland. My major is English translation. Snail mail is awesome and I hope to get all kinds of mail from all over the world :)

Music is my passion. I don't play any instruments or sing very well, but I love listening to and getting to know about all different kinds of music. My cd collection is around 450 cd's at the moment. Other things I like are:

  • Chuck Palahniuk's books
  • going to gigs
  • equal rights
  • being green
  • chocolate
  • salmiakki and sour candies
  • all tea, especially flavoured black ones & chai
  • writing postcards
  • ad cards (the more unusual, the better)
  • funny/weird/unusual stamps
  • children's literature
  • bright colours
  • small towns and villages
  • all kinds of mail! ♥

Favorite Music

Belle and Sebastian, Sébastien Tellier, The xx, Justice, The Dandy Warhols, Fall Out Boy, Lights, Simon & Garfunkel, Janelle Monáe, Keane, Adam Lambert, The Jesus and Mary Chain, The Smiths, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Air, Four Year Strong, Awesome New Republic, Röyksopp, Broken Social Scene, Au Revoir Simone etc.

A lot of Finnish bands, for example Risto, PMMP, Leevi and the Leavings, Regina, Egotrippi and Sydän, sydän.

I love teen pop and all sorts of music that is generally considered bad. The Eurovision Song Contest is my absolute favourite!

Favorite Movies

Tarantino movies, the Star Wars series, Lost in Translation, Juno, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Once, O'Horten, Singin' in the Rain, Tideland, High School Musical

Favorite Television

I mostly watch British comedy these days. The Mighty Boosh is my favourite of all time! Some other series I enjoy are Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Flight of the Conchords, Six Feet Under, Lost, Grey's Anatomy, House M.D., and crime shows.


cnjockermans rated for Free/ad card-2 on Aug 2, 2012
lollipopmarie rated for Free/ad card-2 on Nov 29, 2011
Comment: Thanks for the great card. I accept your challenge to do some good.
Chobbits rated for Free/ad card-2 on Nov 17, 2011
Comment: thank you for your so relaxing view...
eileendoe rated for Free/ad card-2 on Nov 16, 2011
Comment: Thanks for the fun Helsinki card and thanks for explaining the sites to me! Looks like the Finnish president lives pretty well. I hope you continue to enjoy living in Helsinki. I once moved to a huge metropolitan city (in another country) after living in the suburbs, and for the five years I lived there, it never got old. :-)
Comment: Kiitos! I'm so excited to receive your postcard today! Today I had my first Finnish language lesson :) Sadly I can't write this in Finnish yet but hope to be able soon :))
Comment: Loved the PC! Thanks!
Comment: I LOVE the Donald card!!! Thanks so much!!!
carolynne99 rated for Free/ad postcards on Sep 22, 2011
Comment: Thank you for the ad card and nice stamps carolynne
Faithygirl rated for Free/ad postcards on Sep 19, 2011
Comment: Hi Anni: I received and very much enjoyed your ONNI KUTSUU KYLAAN card. Too cute. Nice idea...moving to the country...but it's not for everyone, is it? Thanks for such a great card and note. Julie
mamajoy rated for Free/ad postcards on Sep 18, 2011
Comment: I love this card. Black & white, photo, art, pretty stamps, and a very nice note. Everything I like. Thank you.
judee0624 rated for Free/ad postcards on Sep 17, 2011
Comment: Nice! Thanks
Comment: Thank you!
Comment: Thanks Anni, I love these free cards,the facial expression of the man on the boat is too funny! I love the extra nature PC too! what means "Kesä somerolla"???
Response: Hi! Kesä Somerolla means "summer at Somero", Somero is a small town somewhere in Southern Finland. Never been there, I just found those great advertising cards they have... :D
ndnchick rated for Recommend me a song! on Jun 6, 2011
Comment: Thank you so much! Definitely going to listen to those. :)
knitterofhats rated for Spring/Easter Card Swap on Apr 29, 2011
Comment: Thanks for the cute Finnish post card!
Coco26 rated for Ad Card Adventures on Mar 18, 2011
fawnscrafts rated for Ugliest postcard ever! on Mar 1, 2011
aladyde rated for Ugliest postcard ever! on Feb 16, 2011
Comment: Yes, this postcard really is no praise but your stamp is wonderful. Thank you, I enjoyed reading your card.
McCindy rated for Valentines Swap! on Feb 10, 2011
StrictlyRudeGirl rated for Ad Card Adventures on Feb 9, 2011
Comment: Oh wow thanks so much for the wicked cool ad posties!!! I particularly loved the one from the stupido shop record store. I love small independent music stores!!!
Response: i do too! and btw after reading your profile i checked out big d & the kids table, awesome music :D i probably would never have found out about them if it wasn't for your profile so thank you.

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tari175 on Sep 11, 2011:

Hey, I sent the postcard for the Free/ad postcard swap last week during my vacation- I hope you like it! :) Happy swapping, Marie

SheriFaerie on Sep 23, 2010:

Join my swap to be able to swap mix CDs again!
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sonaa on Sep 14, 2010:

Oh yah that might be it. I never know which countries have English more or not. I was surprised that Philippines has a lot of English. Anyways I really like Survivor and Invisible Monsters. Those are my favorites. I like when the guy build a tiny house with working lights and everything, then takes it into the bathroom... Imagine someone doing that somewhere, in their home and you would never know they were doing something like that! He does leave such a twist at the end... I think you'd like Snuff too. I don't know if I enjoyed diary or lullaby that much.. I think I've read most of his books but not all.

sonaa on Sep 13, 2010:

That's a surprise! But maybe because Chuck lets it all hang out and stuff. He's pretty graphic. I like how the stories are so twisted and makes you think and is gritty. How about you? What's your favorite chuck book?

sonaa on Sep 10, 2010:

I like Chuck's books too <3

kirstykai on May 12, 2010:

I see you did the yummy European chocolate swap. I am doing a sweet tooth European swap if you are interested :0)

nooris on May 1, 2010:

Heippa! Piti moikata, kun huomasin, että asut naapurikunnassa :)

hollycm6 on Oct 22, 2009:

Welcome to the youtube music swap! :)

marilavado on Oct 22, 2009:

Welcome to European Swappers!

RyeRye on Oct 15, 2009:

Welcome to Swap-Bot. Prepare to become addicted.

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