Going homemade

It’s decided, we’re saying no to store bought and yes to homemade. No more cookies, desserts or frozen lasagna will find their way into my shopping basket! Hello there fruit sallads and home baked muffins! This is our way to say no to all the food additives and go a bit healthier. Because if I […]

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Diary: Alva and the stickers

Alva loves to sit with me at the table when I’m on the computer or create something or whatever. She usually draws but this day she got the hold on her brother’s smiley stickers and the happiness was endless when she discovered (on her own) that they not even stick to the paper but also […]

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Decorating the tree

We decided to make the tree on a Wednesday this year, when the boys didn’t have school, to have the whole day to decorate. Mathieu couldn’t be there since he worked but I put up the tripod and took plenty of pictures to send him so he could be in on the fun! The kids […]

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December days

We are preparing Christmas in a slow paste in our home with Swedish traditional occupations, putting cloves into oranges or making felt gnomes and paper stars. I wish to create the same, or even better, childhood memories that I was given and it’s mostly about smell and taste. Like the wonderful smell of jacinthes or […]

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Autumn days

I’m getting up at 6:30 but six is my goal. A quiet house, coffee and me and the computer until sunrise. Alva is now walking everywhere and Viggo has lost 4 teeth! Alva’s room is almost finished and she got a window shelf with a cosy lamp. I got the book Sam & Julia for Viggo […]

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