Mervi’s stories

Midsummer Fantasy

Jun 18th, 2020 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

18.6.2020 by Mervi Midsummer night is believed to be a time when magic things happen but in our bear world magic is possible even in the broad daylight. 🙂 The good fairies can take all possible shapes, too … Elsa in Bremerhaven suddenly noticed there were colourful flowers and beautiful butterflies in the polar bears’ […]



Easter greetings from Aron, Sisu, Nora, Ranzo and Finja!

Apr 9th, 2020 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

9.4.2010 by Mervi The Easter was coming so Sisu and his friend Aron in Tallinn had big plans. They would visit their niece Finja in Vienna! But how could they get there when there were no flights available? Well, Sisu isn’t a kind of guy who lets the snow melt under his paws. Luckily Sisu […]



FIFA 2018 – It’s football party time again!

Jun 13th, 2018 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

14.6.2018 by Mervi, UPDATED 15.6 Knuti’s Weekly has always followed the big sports events with great interest. This year it’s time for the Football World Championship again and many of us will be ‘suffering’ from football fever. 🙂 Because it’s the 10th anniversary year for this magazine I start with some flashbacks of the previous games. […]



Easter Parade 2018

Mar 31st, 2018 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

31.3.2018 by Mervi What would the Easter be without Easter cards from dear friends? I’m glad to share some of them with you. This year this holiday seems to be whiter than usual but baby bears don’t care. Hunting eggs under the snow can be quite funny, too! Aron in Tallinn had cute visitors and […]



Nostalgie: Innovative Easter greetings from the Golden Girls

Mar 28th, 2018 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

28.3.2018 – First published 5.4.2012 – (English/Deutsch) by Mervi, Photos by Monika aus Berlin, Translation into German by Bärgit It was a sunny April morning when the Golden Girls suddenly remembered Easter was getting closer and closer. What are the polar bears supposed to do? Of course, they must clean and decorate the enclosure ….. […]



The Mystery of the Lost Appetite/Das Geheimnis des Appetit-Verlustes

Mar 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

17.3.2018 – In English / Auf Deutsch First published 29.1.2010 by Mervi, Translation into German by Caren, Collages by Mervi, Original Knuti and Gianna by Monika and SylviaMicky (At that time we called Giovanna ‘Gianna’) The Mystery of the Lost Appetite – Hello, hello….is this KCSI, Super Chief Crime Scene Investigator Knuseau? – Knuseau speaking […]



Moonlighting / Schwarzarbeit

Mar 10th, 2018 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

10.3.2018 – Story by Knuti (with a little help from Mervi) – In English / Auf Deutsch Original Knuti photos by Hatmuth and Viktor, Collages by Mervi, Ăśbersetzung: Doro, First published in 2009 The Zoo has made a lot of money thanks to me but I thought I can make it even better. You all […]



Sisu and Venus met Quintana and Giovanna

Sep 28th, 2017 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

29.9.2017 by Mervi On a September morning the mail bear brought a nice blue envelope to the polar bears’ enclosure in Ranua and, of course, Sisu was very curious to know what was in it. He was jumping and pulling his mama’s tail and asking her to open the envelope. Sisu: Mama, open it, open […]



Quintana and Nalle had a meeting

Apr 29th, 2017 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

30.4.2017 by Mervi When Quintana heard there’s still snow in Ranua she emailed Nalle and asked how it was. Of course, Nalle immediately answered: ‘You’re most welcome to see it yourself! I’ll be happy to be your host’. Quintana didn’t hesitate but together with mama Giovanna took the first flight to Ranua. Isn’t it great that […]



Polar bear cubs’ first Easter / Das erste Ostern der Eisbärbabys

Apr 12th, 2017 | By | Category: Mervi's stories

13.4.2017 by Mervi (English/Deutsch), Ăśbersetzung von Bärgit It’s the first Easter for the polar bear cubs who were born in November/December last year. Of course, their mothers wanted to make this holiday very special for their babies. In Hellabrunn Giovanna shows Quintana how to look for Easter eggs. Das erste Osterfest fĂĽr die Eisbärbabys, die letzten […]