A caring presence – The work of care dogs

This special blog is released now during the season of giving and care. We would like to share the story of how we met Peppi, the care dog. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________   There is a...

Gunta Krumina – a writer from Latvia

Gunta Krumina is one of Metaphora´s collaborators. She is a detail driven professional, actively involved in the marketing community in Helsinki, where she lives and works.  Get to know a little bit about her story, professional career and her interests as an artist....

Anxiety, compassion, and achievement: a personal journey

At the age of twenty-four, I left my parents at the Ottawa airport with a promise that I would be back in eight months after completing my masters’ coursework at the University of Helsinki. Ten years onward, I completed my masters, got married, had two children, and...

The face of Metaphora in Brazil – Anne Bertoli

Meet Anne Bertoli!  She will soon start expanding Metaphora’s services in Brazil and we couldn’t be happier with this collaboration. We should have content in Portuguese in the near future and here is short introduction of who Anne is.   Anne was born with...

A mother Kolibrí

Metaphora values any and every initiative that allows the seeds of family heritage to be nurtured and appreciated. On that note, we are very much supportive of the Kolibrí Festival in Helsinki: The Kolibri Festival is a way to experience multiculturalism and...