Nature scavenger hunt

Today was the first day we actually went outside the house all five of us. We have spent every day in the garden and only Mathieu has left for work or me for groceries, so the quarantine has been respected as much as possible. But today we decided that the kids needed to run around […]

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Swedish easter twigs

Hi there and happy Easter to you all! We’ve been decorating the house, making Easter twigs chickens and eggs. It’s a Swedish tradition I absolutely love and I grew up with those twigs filled with colorful feathers and hand painted eggs. You cut some budding twigs, put them in water and decorate with Easter fun! […]

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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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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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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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