motherhood

Super Cool Teen Bedroom Ideas

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Being a teenager with those raging hormones is hard enough. Having a kiddo’s bedroom certainly doesn’t add on any cool factor value. Therefore, this calls for a bedroom makeover!! This…

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A rustic kitchen with Christmas lights, wreaths and paper garlands. How beautiful is that! Image by National Trust.

I Still Believe

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Oh yes, deep down I think I’m a hopeless romantic. Really! I love watching films with a happy end (honestly I had enough of brutal and raw violence in movies…

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A young child appears to be busy doing something on a table in a nursery room. I love the wooden child chairs with the animals faces painted on them. How cute. Image by Cuckooland.

The Essential Pieces For A Baby’s Nursery

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Every new mom awaits patiently the arrival of her baby – that little person that will take over the whole of her heart and change her life around forever. And…

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School children running outside a school building. Image by Marks & Spencer.

School Uniforms :: The Forever Ongoing Debate

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One day before schools open officially here in Greece! Our school shopping list included all the books and supplies, a bigger backpack, laced sneakers and his school uniforms… A check…

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A young child sitting on a floor bed in a Montessori looking bedroom. Image by Cuckooland.

The Montessori Bedroom

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Are any Montessori parents out there? If so, then I want your input. A client of mine wants to design a Montessori bedroom for her bundle of joy. Personally, I…

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A bouquet of orange and purple tulips flat on a white surface with a note that reads love.

To My Mom

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Dear Mom, I haven’t made you, and worse written you a Mother’s Day card for ages. I have forgotten to properly “thank you” one time too many. I have passed…

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Two twin sisters looking pretty in raincoats embracing each other on a narrow timber footbridge outdoors.

The Eco-Friendly Fashion Label Moms Need To Know Now

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Ah, whenever we make a discovery, a thrill comes over us. Doesn’t it? It’s an innate response to anything that fascinates our imagination and sparks the birth of new possibilities!…

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Rona, my friend with her baby in her arms.

The Benefits and Challenges of a Multi-Cultural Family Environment

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Raising a multi-lingual family has certainly its benefits and share of challenges. The exposure to different languages means exposure to different mindsets and ultimately a broader way of thinking. But…

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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)!…

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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…

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