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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Vegetable garden

  In the sunniest corner of our garden you can find an old kitchen garden. A perfect sized spot for carrots, radish and cucumber, because that’s what the kids chose when we went for seeds. When I was little it was the most natural thing to see my parents work in the garden and to […]

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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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First week of the year

We spent new years eve in the Alps this year, like the past, with Mat’s parents and his brother and family. They have two girls in about Viggo and Gaétan’s ages and it’s so wonderful for them to be able to meet (they live in Switzerland) and play together. To see them running around the […]

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