Hello from Philadelphia

Right after Christmas, on Boxing day, we flew out to Philadelphia and are here to spend the week with Warren’s parents. Despite all the security nonsense at the airport and the late arrival we made it in good spirits. Marta and Liliana are delighted to see Grandma Perky and Grandpa …

Highlights of the weekend

The fourth light of Advent It is the light of man The light of hope, The light of thought To give and …

Seasons Round Exchange: Sent

So here is what I sent to my partner Anna and her family on this edition of the Seasons Round. The Snow Queen …

Seasons Round Exchange: Received

A couple of days ago we received our package from the Seasons Round Exchange. Seasons Round is a very sweet initiative organised …

Snowflake

I couldn’t resist when I saw this pop-up snowflake tutorial at Lovely World. With my love for folding paper I had to …

Sneak preview

The time is pressing and I’m hoping I’ll manage to finish all the gifts I’m working on in time for Christmas. Some are finished …

Ice lantern

Isn’t it beautiful? And so simple. I borrowed this idea from our friends Jonathan and Daniela back in England. I haven’t actually …

Granny strikes again

Quite a while ago I went to Ikea and got a small table and two small chairs made of pine wood for Marta’s and Liliana’s …