Our Easter egg hunt

We were a bit late with Easter this year but on Sunday morning we did our yearly egg hunt! We mix the Swedish traditions with paper eggs filled with candy and a little gift with the French version with chocolate eggs and we hide in all in the garden. This was Alva’s first time and […]

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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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Our Easter week

I wish you all a late Happy Easter, we had a stomach flu at our house perfectly in time for the celebrations. Luckily the kids were spared so mom and dad could quietly be sick one at a time. Yuk! But now it’s over, as Mathieu’s days off… My mom was here last week and […]

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Snow in the south

The day after we came home from the Alps we got surprised by the best thing ever, snow falling in the south of France! Apparently last time it snowed like this was 20 years ago so we felt really lucky. The kids thought it was awesome though I think the fact that we just came […]

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