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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Sewing flea market

With my previous post about my wish list for 55+ers you might think that I’ve gone granny forever and this one wont change your mind :) Because on Sunday morning we went to a local sewing flea market to look at ribbons, fabrics and lace together with about 400 real grannies! But it was so […]

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Old school playroom

First day up in Bourg St Maurice we let Alva discover the toys in the playroom that grandma and grandpa’s got in their house in the mountains. They’ve saved toys from when Mathieu and his brother was little and Alva was much, much pleased with the findings. All that duplo! The priceless face ♥ And […]

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Autumn picks for Alva

Hi friends, was the weekend good? Ours was filled with tennis matchs, cleaning, preparing for our trip to Sweden and lots and lots of putting away grown out baby clothes and sort them for flea market days. We also made a trip to town where I quickly ran in to Zara and H&M for some […]

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