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Always better on Mondays


My ankle is healing nicely. Thank you so much for all your lovely caring comments, they meant so much to me. Being forced to slow down is a total mood killer. On normal working days I long for the opportunity to nest on my couch with a pot of hot … [Continue reading...]



I have been busy and so many things to show you. We have started the tremendous, gigantic job of clearing out my father-in-law’s house. At age 89 he moved to a nursing home in January. Ever since we have been dreading the job of emptying out that … [Continue reading...]

I have been published! Sort of…..


This weekend I participated in Gabriella Delworths´online gift wrapping workshop.I always admire those beautiful packages you see on the internet, but so far I have never been able to do more then choose a nice wrapping paper. So when Gabriella … [Continue reading...]

Isn´t spring wonderful?!


With the days getting longer all the time, and the sun shining and all the fresh green around me, I am definitely getting inspired. So I have been creating a bit. I made these three tags. I set myself a little challenge. I wanted to use three … [Continue reading...]

Enjoying myself


Look at what the mailman delivered to my door this weekend. Three Somerset magazines I ordered. These magazines are sooooo good. I wish I could get them here. They are all filled with such gorgeous artwork and beautiful pictures. This weekend I spent … [Continue reading...]

Personal mood-board


Gabriel is hosting a mood-board party and I decided to participate. I have never made a mood-board before, but I decided now is as good a time to try as ever. I decided to make one for a project I have been meaning to do for sometime. I want … [Continue reading...]

Boy oh boy, what a great week I had!

French vintage fashion magazine

Well it is over, my holiday I mean, tomorrow it is back to work again. But thank goodness I only work part-time so I just have to wait two days for my weekend to start again. Well and I know you are all sitting on the edge of your seat, trembling … [Continue reading...]

I am sew crazy


I am having a tea break, because every once in a while I need to get away from my sewing machine or I would start to see cross eyed. I thought I’d give you a quick update. This is the current state of our living room. A big mess, but if you look … [Continue reading...]

Three steps to feeling better


Thank you ladies, from the bottom of my heart for all your lovely encouraging comments and mails!!!!!Reading all your sweet words was a true nourishment for my soul. I really didn´t want to stay in this fog for too long so I invented some therapy of … [Continue reading...]