Alva’s 2nd birthday

Alva turned 2! How that happened is beyond me but it did. And the fact that it was the 18th of April is a detail we can skip here now in July. Better late blog than no blog, right? But back to the party, we started with the cake while Viggo decorated the table and […]

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All about books

There is one thing that Alva is into right now and that is reading books. Books, books, books. Without reading a single word of course but looking at, turning pages and inspecting each and every image into it’s last detail. My wonderfully lovely kid! Today she brought some water and cashew nuts and just lay […]

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Mother’s Day bouquet

This year I received flowers, lots of flowers for Mother’s Day! Viggo was out and picked wildflowers all by *himself* and I can tell you that French meadow flowers are something special, lovely pink, purple, yellow and amazing reds! Alva picked a red rose, a pink peony and a white one. I took the armful […]

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Jumpsuit for Alva #sewing

I found this super cute fabric in a craft store in Montpellier and I immidately knew I wanted to sew a jumpsuit for Alva! The print reminds me a bit of the brand bobo choses and I used a jumpsuit I bought from Zara to draw my own pattern. It turned out so cute, don’t […]

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Garden updates

The garden is growing! The tomatoes are climbing, the salad is getting bigger and the herbs will be huge if it continues like this! I planted Marigolds and Cosmos in the vegetable garden and bees and bumblebees buzzes amongst the butterflies, it’s so lovely to see. The Rhododendron bushes are in bloom but the last […]

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