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  • Bliss Copenhagen Apple Compote

Apple Compote

Ok, the spring and summer rhubarb compote is amazingly good, but the autumn’s apple compote, isn’t that bad either. There are so [...]

  • Cardamom & Lemon Apple Cake

Cardamom & Lemon Apple Cake

Still some lovely high temperatures here in Denmark and it is hard to believe that autumn is on its way. But in [...]

Fettuccini with prawns & arugula

Sometimes some of the best recipes (you know the ones you keep doing) come to you in a very easy way. What [...]

  • Easy Princess Cake

Easy Princess Cake

The original recipe of the Swedish princess cake first appeared in the “Princesses' new cookbook” from 1948 compiled by the household's teacher [...]

  • Apricot marmelade

Apricot marmalade

While we were vacationing in France this summer, my mom made this delicious apricot marmalade. It is one of my all time favourite [...]

  • Apricot pie

Apricot pie

These days I'm looking back with longing to our summer holiday in the south of France. The weather here in Copenhagen hasn't been too [...]

SPACE
  • Global vibes in Provence

Global vibes in Provence

When Pia and Jan Amdi decided to move to France in 2007 it was not a very hard decision for them to [...]

Fifty shades of grey

When you enter Gry and Karsten's home, you are greeted with a calm and unpretentious atmosphere. Gry and Karsten live in [...]

  • Hammocks

Hammock time

So, when it comes to summer holidays what pops into your mind? For me summer holiday equals time... Time to reflect, time [...]

  • Outdoor Living

Outdoor living

Spring has FINALLY announced it's arrival at these latitudes and the coming weekend offers something as wild as + 20 degrees Celcious. Therefore, [...]

Cactus fever!

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past couple of years, you will have noticed the rampant cactus fever. [...]

Love yourself

In Denmark Valentines Day is a relatively new tradition, but is becoming more and more popular. However, there are many who do [...]

MAKE
  • D.I.Y. Tic Tac Toe

D.I.Y Beach Tic-Tac-Toe

The Indian summer has finally taking over Denmark and me and my family are enjoying it to the utmost. We take the [...]

How far is it?

So I have this thing about playhouses. I love that everything is so small, sweet and tiny. It’s easy and very cheap [...]

  • Playhouse accessories

Clothesline for the playhouse

When I was a little girl I had my own playhouse and I LOVED it! I can still remember me having [...]

Theodor’s little summer shop

Combine business with pleasure and let the kids have their own little summer shop. Make your kids sort out their toys [...]

  • DIYPrincessCrown

D.i.y Princess Crown

Just finished a very long period with different growing pains in our family. Being home with sick but at the same time [...]

French anemone wedding invitation

Here comes the second free printable wedding invitation from us. – And we plan to give you many more in the [...]

CELEBRATE
  • I Scream Ice Cream

I scream ice cream

What can possibly be better than having your very own ice cream shop when you are a kid? That must be having [...]

  • Pirate party

Pirate Party

Theo turned 5 a few weeks ago and when I asked him what kind of party he wanted he did't hesitate with [...]

  • Thai dinner

Thai dinner party

Danish summer means weeks of rainy and cold weather. But when the sun and warmth finally arrive there is nothing better than [...]

  • Girls Birthday Party

Girls Birthday Party

Ella recently turned three and we therefore invited the girls from her kindergarten for a girls' birthday party. When you are used [...]

  • Easter Brunch

Easter brunch

We LOVE all kinds of celebration (big and small) and when there is something to celebrate we are more than happy to [...]

EXPLORE

Quick guide to Hong Kong

I'm a big fan of Asia and especially the continent's many large cities such as Bangkok, Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur and Tokyo. So [...]

  • Barcelona Guide

Barcelona

To say that my expectations for Barcelona were high, is an understatement. – They were enormous! Everyone I know who've been to [...]

Bargemon

Eight years ago, my parents decided to pull up their roots and move to a typical small French town called Bargemon in [...]