Our first camping stove meal

The first meals as campers where sandwiches and picnic food but on day two we decided to try our brand new camping stove! Boiling water for pasta was our first goal and with the lid on it took about 20 minutes to heat it up to boiling point and then 10 more for cooking the […]

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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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Garden in June

  Last night when I was out watering I realised that I’d taken several pictures of the garden that I haven’t shown yet. I took these one evening right after the rain stopped and the sun was about to set. You could say these are the “before” pictures but that is not quite the truth. […]

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First glimpses of our garden

  When I first visited our house, it was the garden that made me decide. The house is over 200 years old and so is the garden. It has of course been modified during the years but I think at least one of the trees must be from that time. It is the most wonderful […]

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Green grey blue

We’ve decided to renovate this house in a slow paste to not make any mistakes or waste money on hasty decisions. Because it’s a rental but also because this house is over 200 years old and everything that we want to fix should match with this house style and soul. See, now I’m talking about […]

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