40!

Happy Birthday to me! Yesterday I completed four decades of being on Earth. 40 sounds like a lot of years but fortunately it doesn’t feel that way to me. I had a wonderful day and was showered with so much love and beautiful birthday messages from my family and dear …

Happy Christmas!

Wishing all our dear friends – far and near, old and new – a very happy Christmas! Here’s a peak of our Nature table last night, after Santa’s visit.     Desejando a todos os nossos amigos – perto e longe, novos e antigos – um Natal muito feliz! Espia …

Success

The fundraiser for the Early Childhood teaching programme at the Rudolf Steiner Centre Toronto was a huge success.  Lots of very talented people contributed with gorgeous handmade items for the Advent fair and I’m ver happy that my origami ornaments were practically all sold! Thanks to all of you who …

Sunday

We had a delightfully busy Sunday. Warren and two little elves made delicious mince pies that reminded us of Christmas time in …

This moment

{this moment} – a friday ritual inspired by Soulemama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. …

Candle dipping

Every year around end of November, beginning of the December the school used to host a rather big Winter fair with a …

Celebrating light

As many of you know our small family is a bit of a cultural mashup. I’m originally from Brazil, Warren is American, …

This moment

{this moment} – a friday ritual inspired by Soulemama. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. …

Paper flowers

Well this is the end of my origami production for the Advent fair fund raiser. This is the most complex of the …

Making Christmas cards

Over the weekend we worked on our Christmas cards. Last year we rubbed crayons over a texture underlay to reveal a picture. …