Buy of the Week: Black Letter Memoboard

Buy of the Week: Black Letter Memoboard

These black letter memoboards have been popping up on blogs everywhere, so I was thrilled to pick up one from Depot down the road. It made the perfect sign for Zara’s Panda Party and don’t be surprised if it features at every one...
Vienna: Shopping in Swarovski

Vienna: Shopping in Swarovski

No trip to Vienna would be complete without doing a spot of shopping in Swarovski. With Zara’s upcoming birthday we said that she could pick her birthday present and she was thrilled that they stock charm bracelets and she was able to buy her very own with her...
Buy of the Week: IKEA Panda Party Goodies

Buy of the Week: IKEA Panda Party Goodies

I am now in full swing party planning Zara’s Panda Party, and I have to say IKEA has been the best for finding party goodies. The sleepover is all about Pandas and is “set in China”. So IKEA had so many perfect things: white Chinese lanterns to hang...
Buy of the Week: Santa’s Magic Key

Buy of the Week: Santa’s Magic Key

This Christmas I am loving this magical key for Santa. Now I do not need to “worry” about how Santa will deliver the presents down our very thin chimney! The gorgeous vintage magic key is from Ginger Ray and is attached to a wooden tag which has...
Buy of the Week: DIY Gingerbread House Tissue Box

Buy of the Week: DIY Gingerbread House Tissue Box

My afternoon making Gingerbread Houses with the girls was a complete fail. So we gave up and instead I found these little blank wooden houses from Migros Do It and Garden and we painted little Gingerbread Houses. The best part is that these are perfectly sized to fit...
Book of the Month: The Little Hedgehog/Der kleine Igel

Book of the Month: The Little Hedgehog/Der kleine Igel

Bailey and I have started our own little book club. We read in the car in the morning just after I’ve dropped off Zara for her early school start and before the Gr. 4’s are due to take the seilbhan up the Zugerberg. Together we sit and read both English...