September 2014

HAPPY FALL season to you! My TO-DO list for autumn


This year I want to: - Cook a chestnut creamy soup (I was going to do it last year after trying it in a friend's house, but I did not) - Pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins to eat and decorate - Collect chestnuts, pines and acorns with the girls and make crafts with them like this super-cool [...]

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Stephanie Luxat, writer of the BEAUTIFUL blog ohhhmhhh focussing on design and decoration and providing awesome ideas just released a new book TODAY, which will definitely be included in my next amazon order: Wie eine Wohnung ein Zuhause wird (How a house becomes a home). Unfortunately, it is written in German, but the beautiful photos of [...]


Thinking about clouds and sheep, I bought two sheepskins to make rugs for Stella´s room. They look beautiful and it is one of the easiest and quickest DIY I ever did!  You just need a sheepskin, scissors and a piece of chalk. Use the chalk to paint ​​a cloud on the no-hairy side of the [...]

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The brand was founded by Sophie Demenge and Michael Ryan, a Franco-American couple and has existed for over 10 years. It is a benchmark for green and sustainable products with style for children. I love their beautiful cribs and toddler beds. The new collection of clothes is awesome. Many pieces are hand made with Alpaca [...]


I love the idea and am seriously thinking of buying a vintage desk though I do not really know where to put it – love it so much. They incorporate a piece of history: imagine all the children seated at it in the past.  houzz: Contemporary Kids by Amsterdam Media & Bloggers Holly Marder [...]

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The recipe is so easy. You just need a food processor to mix it (we have a Thermomix), wooden sticks and the following ingredients. - Half a peeled pineapple (I used 300 g) - Coconut milk (150g - half the weight of the pineapple) - juice of half a lime - 1 tablespoon of agave [...]