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Snow in Ranua - green leaves in Berlin

Posted by Mervi on April 12, 2017 at 12:35 PM Comments comments (262)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! It's Spring now although it doesn't look the same everywhere. We can for example compare photos from Berlin and Ranua and see the big difference. No matter what kind of Spring you're having - it's again Easter! Of ...

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March - the month giving us mixed feelings

Posted by Mervi on March 14, 2017 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (594)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut and Fritz by Monika aus Berlin and Tierpark Berlin

Dear friends! March has become a month of night mares but it also offers some happy moments. We're sad thinking of the loss of two lovely polar bears - Knut and Fritz. However, at the same time we ...

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Last of the snow this Winter?

Posted by Mervi on February 16, 2017 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (655)



Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! Old Man Winter is already planning his retirement and Miss Spring will soon make her entré. However, there's still time to enjoy the snow of this season!

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Nine years with Knutitours

Posted by Mervi on January 18, 2017 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (634)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Gina


Dear friends! Welcome to this anniversary thread! Nine years really is a respectable age for a blog! Thank you for being passengers of the thrilling Knutitours! How long will...

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Happy polar bear year 2017!

Posted by Mervi on December 28, 2016 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (769)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Frans

Dear friends! It's time again to wave our paws - goodbye year 2016, welcome 2017!

I want to thank you all for the year that's gone and I hope you'll be here...

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Merry Christmas 2016!

Posted by Mervi on December 19, 2016 at 1:15 PM Comments comments (249)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! Even though the Christmas time this year got a sad lining I wish you all a happy Christmas! We will go on with love and friendship in our hearts! Of course, there's a special Christmas edition of KWM, too!

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Advent time is here

Posted by Mervi on November 7, 2016 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (716)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Doris Webb


Dear friends! The Christmas time is here again! We have already got some early gifts - small polar bear babies. Even though we know not all of t...

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The polar bear season is here!

Posted by Mervi on November 3, 2016 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (592)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Gudrun

Dear friends! The end of the previous thread was very sad - let's hope November will bring us also good and happy news. The Winter is - if not already here - around the corner .... It will be thrilling to see from which zoo we receive the first n...

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Our Knuipe is well prepared for the chilly days!

Posted by Mervi on October 20, 2016 at 8:00 AM Comments comments (284)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Monika aus Berlin

 

Dear friends! The days are getting more and more chilly but don't you worry! Our Knuipe is well prepared to welcome even the coldest days. There's always fresh Herkules and the samovar ...

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Time for Oktobear Fest!

Posted by Mervi on September 18, 2016 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (620)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Doris Webb

 

Dear friends! Again it's time for a big Oktobear Fest in our Knuipe and as usual it will go on for weeks! In Munich there's a very special party going on,...

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Welcome cool - but not chilly - Fall!

Posted by Mervi on August 29, 2016 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (459)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Doris Webb

Dear friends! As you all know by now I love the Fall and I'm happy to welcome this season again! Even our white fluffy friends are enjoying the cooler days while they're waiting for their favourite season - the Winter! :-) Fi...

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The harvest time is here!

Posted by Mervi on August 2, 2016 at 8:45 AM Comments comments (501)



 

Dear friends! It's August and slowly but surely we're heading for the Fall. However, the colourful August allows us to enjoy the warm weather and sample all the veggies and fruit we can hopefully harvest!

Our frie...

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Happy Summer Holidays!!

Posted by Mervi on July 8, 2016 at 11:10 AM Comments comments (395)

 


Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Doris Webb


Dear friends! Many of you are having a Summer holiday or at least looking forward to it. I wish...

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Who'll stop the rain?!

Posted by Mervi on June 15, 2016 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (852)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Monika aus Berlin

Dear friends! The beginning of this Summer has been very strange - to put it mildly! Let's hope the weather gods will take a look at their calender and realize it IS Summer!

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Let the sweet Summer breeze kiss your cheeks!

Posted by Mervi on May 25, 2016 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (617)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Doris Webb

Dear friends! Many of us have already felt the first heat wawe of the Summer season. Even our Knuipe has open the Knugarden and we hope, of course, lots of visitors there. Uncle Sergej is ready to welcome you all!

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Summer is almost here!

Posted by Mervi on May 3, 2016 at 2:20 PM Comments comments (516)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Hartmuth

Dear friends! The end of April was unusually cold but May has shown us a sunny face. Let's hope this is the beginning of the Summer period. This time of the year is...

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Let's be grateful for the sweet miracles!

Posted by Mervi on April 13, 2016 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (656)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Doris Webb

Dear friends! The Spring doesn't mean only trees turning green and the fruit trees blooming. It's the time when the young polar bear cubs introduce themselves to us. Juno,...

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Apple and Cherry Blossom Time

Posted by Mervi on March 22, 2016 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (510)





Collage by Mervi, Knut photo by Hartmuth

Dear friends! I hope the apple and cherry blossoms will cheer you up even during sad and bad times. I'm sure our magic bear will help you, too!

I have made a little Easter story for ...

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We're heading towards Spring!

Posted by Mervi on March 2, 2016 at 1:35 PM Comments comments (556)




Collage by Mervi, Knut by Hartmuth

Dear friends! Although the Winter hasn't completely left us I decided to declare  the Spring season opened  in the Knuipe. I hope Palle-Jooseppi doesn't mind! :-)

Kn...

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No snow but it's still Winter!

Posted by Mervi on February 9, 2016 at 7:55 AM Comments comments (589)




Collage by Mervi, Original Knut by Gudrun

Dear friends! It looks like this Winter is a very mild Winter almost everywhere. However, it's still February so it's possible King Bore will pay us another visit or two .... That's why this thread goes in frosty colours but we can ...

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