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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Wobbly walk

  Alva will be 15 months in just a couple of days and we’re betting on when she will start to walk. She stands up by herself more and more and she likes to walk when we hold her like this but otherwise she’s not interested. She has her walking trolley but she’s mostly just […]

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Alva weekly • Veckans Alva

  This week’s Alva: Her absolute favorite thing right now is “helping” me with the dishes. I put in dirty one and she takes it out, still dirty of course. She stands up on her own now, until she realises she’s doing it, it’s so fun to watch. When someone says ‘Bravo Alva!’ her legs get […]

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Duo dresses – sewing patterns

  After five years of being a boys mama I can go a bit crazy sometimes with the real “girl stuff” and the mum – daughter dresses is one of them! But instead of buying some I’d like to try and sew them myself and I thought I would share the patterns I found with […]

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Staying out (in) of the heat and sketching rompers

  Yesterday was one of those hot and sticky days when the most appealing thing is to stay in and do nothing. So that’s what we did Alva and me, absolutely nothing. Mathieu was at work and the brothers in school so we put on the AC, poured up some lemonade and put on a […]

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