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It’s Friday!

This week has been ROUGH. I don’t think I have ever been so sleep-deprived in my life. But now it’s almost the weekend and I am hoping to catch up on some sleep! What are your plans? Sumit and I are going to get a couple of apartment projects underway today. The boys have been [...]

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Teeny Tiny New Earrings

Back in the day, my bestie and I used to get together on Saturdays and do the town. Which always meant the following:

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Easy Autumn Leaf Wreath

Do you guys follow Gina at Willowday? If you don’t – you should! I first saw this wreath on Willowday and immediately knew I wanted to make one with Alec. So last (Canadian) Thanksgiving, when the leaves were all perfectly yellow, we made an autumn leaf wreath and it graced my parent’s front door in [...]

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Our Summer in Photos

It’s already autumn and I feel like summer really flew by! I was sure it was going to be a crappy summer weather-wise, but I couldn’t have been more wrong. It was so hot and lovely and we had a long summer break in the country. Here are some photos of our favourite moments!

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Pink Macarons!

I haven’t really been a huge fan of macarons because I don’t love the taste. At least I thought I didn’t. But they are so incredibly pretty, so when I started planning Léonie’s naming, I knew I wanted to try to make some. Léonie is sick so we ended up canceling her little party this [...]

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Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup

It’s a rainy grey Tuesday here in Stockholm (not complaining – I LOVE  a rainy grey Tuesday!) and we are just packing and getting organized before heading to the country tomorrow. I usually throw together a salad for lunch, but today I think we needed something more warm and homey. This creamy tomato and tortellini [...]

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