Fun – Tiger Explorer

Fun – Tiger Explorer

I tend to divide up my year according to the girls school schedule. So this “term” has been a short one which I cannot believe has only one week left. With it being the New Year I had hoped I would get a lot done in terms of work, but largely it was...
Friday Flowers – Happy Spring!

Friday Flowers – Happy Spring!

Yay! Finally Spring has arrived in Switzerland. Not only was Wednesday the first official day but the sun actually played along and we have had sunny days since then. I welcomed in the new season with this cute envelope shaped basket I picked up form Sostrene Green,...
DIY – The Seasonal Bowl

DIY – The Seasonal Bowl

Last year, I had a blog series called The Seasonal Table. However, in our new house I have yet to work out which surface I can devote to seasonal decorating that won’t get in the way. I am thinking I may just have to keep it to my front door only. However, in...
DIY – 40th Birthday Goodies

DIY – 40th Birthday Goodies

For Liam’s real 40th Birthday we celebrated with his family who came over to Switzerland as a big surprise. Part of the weekend celebrations we stayed at Burgenstock in Luzern. To make it a little bit extra spcial, I made some fun accessories for the trip. Many...
DIY – Vesper Martini Hamper

DIY – Vesper Martini Hamper

For Liam’s 40th Birthday, I made Welcome Hampers for the guests’ hotel suites. The overall theme of the birthday weekend was James Bond and so it easily translated into a drinks hamper with all the makings of a Vesper Martini. I also had made a little...
Gift of the Month – A House Warming Hamper

Gift of the Month – A House Warming Hamper

When I was researching Hygge for a new feature for an In Good Company project, I saw the idea of a Hygge themed hamper as a housewarming gift. So I asked Amanda from Silvergate Design to create some pretty tags that shared the sentiment of each traditional...