Motherhood
A little girl is on her toes wearing deep red ankle socks with white stars, as she apparently is reaching out to a Christmas tree with gift boxes under it

An Open Letter for a More Minimal Christmas

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The holidays are coming. Yessss! My son has began to countdown to Christmas eve, he’s actually old enough to do that! Gosh, they grow fast. (Better said: we grow fast)! As expected, he can hardly contain his excitement. I promised him to write a letter to Santa Claus this week and mail it. Now, I’m…

A Cathy Thorne cartoon of a woman standing next to a baby food-chair and a baby's crawling on the floor. The caption reads: "Actually the crumbs are left on purpose on the floor to develop fine motor skills."

Mommy Give Us a Smile!

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Well hello mommies! I have a treat for you today that will bring about a smile on your face…Cartoons! About us moms! I was preparing a post about us mothers and I happened to stumble upon these great ones by Cathy Thorne, a cartoonist and a mother herself. So, I decided to share some of…

A mom holding her baby's feet between her hands

Breastfeeding and Baby Silent Reflux

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Hey new mommies! I want to share a personal experience of mine with you all, hoping that it might be of some help you… When I found out I was pregnant with my firstborn I knew that I would do everything I could to breastfeed my child. Friends of mine had already described some of…

Disneys castle in Paris lit for the night-show

Wanderlust Adventure: Traveling with a 3 year old to Disneyland Paris

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Surprise! About three years ago, George surprised me for our fourth wedding anniversary in July with a fully booked trip to Disneyland Paris. He actually booked at one of Disneyland’s hotels for four nights including our passes to both parks. WOW! I was thrilled at first and overwhelmed next! We had been to Disneyland Paris…

For Mother’s Day: Stylish Gift Ideas

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New and Old Moms Today I’m really excited. Elisabeth has arranged for our mother to come over and take some photos of us (yes, all imagery is by Elisabeth). Mother’s Day is this coming Sunday and I thought that it would be nice to have a photo of my mother, myself and my daughter. It’s…

My Mommy is Blogging!

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Today’s post will be somewhat different than the usual ones. I won’t talk about design with numerous photos to make my point…instead, I’ll share with you some of my thoughts, concerns, a few quotes I love and a bit about how I ended up blogging and what I wish to achieve. Let me start off…

A white shelf against a light green wall with decor for babies (little books and cuddle toys) as part of a nursery

Home Improvements Chapter 7: All about kids

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Every parent craves to setup the ideal bedroom for their child/children; a bedroom that generates a feeling of carefree fun, warmth and security, but most definitely a personal style.  As parents, we watch our children grow from infancy to adulthood. That means a lot of changes overtime, including the decoration of their bedroom. So here…

Woman working on a laptop with her phone, coffee and a vase with beautiful white flowers next to her

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