A few months ago, I asked my daughter what theme she wanted for her birthday cake. “Mermaid tail” was the answer. I tucked her in her bed and went straight ahead to the Internet to look for some inspiration. I fell in love with a cake on the first page of my Google search andContinue reading “Mermaid Tail Layer Cake”
For seven months now, our daughter occasionally returns from kindergarten with a little bag full of treats – another kid in her group has had a birthday celebration! It was a new tradition to us, since we moved in Vienna just recently. Apparently, in Austria and in Germany (possibly in other countries as well), theContinue reading “Birthday at the Kindergarten – Treat Bags”
In our household, the past year has been the year of games! Given the fact that 2020 was almost entirely spent at home with my 3-year-old daughter, who is very energetic, I constantly had to come up with ideas how to make her stay at one place for at least 20 minutes at a time.Continue reading “Games in a Box (for toddlers and parents as well)”
(Archive Post from my old blog, February 2016)Scroll down for recipe. 😉 Everything is sweet and pink on Valentine’s Day and I see nothing wrong about it! I like the smiling people on the streets, I like seeing men with flowers for their beloved ones. If there’s something ugly and vulgar, I just pretend itContinue reading “Remembering Valentine’s Day from the past”
The world of wooden toys is one easy to get lost into! It is so inspirational, not only because of the beauty of the toys, but because of the creativity behind them! Sometimes I think I would be quite content, if I owned a beautiful shop for all kind of wooden and plush toys, children’sContinue reading “Wooden Toys for Toddlers and Little Kids – part II”
Today was the first day of Advent in Austria. Usually, we wait for December 1st to put up our Christmas tree, decorate and exchange cosy presents and advent calendars. This year we decided to begin the festive season in our home a little earlier and include the traditional Adventskranz (Christmas wreath) in our family traditionsContinue reading “First Day of Advent”
NB! I wrote this post before November 2nd. I decided to keep the draft as it was originally written. Earlier this year we took a journey of a lifetime – my husband became an expat in Vienna and our family moved to live here. In this post I will share the five things that IContinue reading “Our new home: Vienna”
(Archive Post from my old blog, February 2019) This Christmas we really got into the festive spirit of giving, especially when it came to our little daughter, who is not yet 2 years old. Ever since I was pregnant, I had anticipated the time when she’ll be grown enough to play with toys, so that…Continue reading “Wooden toys for toddlers and little kids – part I”
It’s a new issue of a PC magazine in the hands of the little sister of the family. She knows nothing about computers, the Internet is such a new thing. Spice Girls are every teenager’s obsession and in order to see their website, the girl needs the help of her older brother, as well asContinue reading “A History of a Blogger”
(Archive Post from my old blog, July 2020) End of December. We found out about an open position in Vienna that my husband decided to apply for. January. We found out that our family will be moving abroad. February. We found out that we were extremely lucky to be able to organise our moving withoutContinue reading “Mental notes: 1/2 of 2020”
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