Mornings with Alva

Alva has her bottle of baby formula every morning on the couch all cuddled up in pillows and blankets while we check out the Swedish morning show, her drinking her bottle and me my coffee. A great start of the day. Alva dricker en flaska välling (tillskottsnäring) varje morgon innan hon får “riktig” frukost. Här […]

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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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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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Decorating the tree

We decided to make the tree on a Wednesday this year, when the boys didn’t have school, to have the whole day to decorate. Mathieu couldn’t be there since he worked but I put up the tripod and took plenty of pictures to send him so he could be in on the fun! The kids […]

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December days

We are preparing Christmas in a slow paste in our home with Swedish traditional occupations, putting cloves into oranges or making felt gnomes and paper stars. I wish to create the same, or even better, childhood memories that I was given and it’s mostly about smell and taste. Like the wonderful smell of jacinthes or […]

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