Alva weekly • Veckans Alva

  This week’s Alva: Her absolute favorite thing right now is “helping” me with the dishes. I put in dirty one and she takes it out, still dirty of course. She stands up on her own now, until she realises she’s doing it, it’s so fun to watch. When someone says ‘Bravo Alva!’ her legs get […]

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Duo dresses – sewing patterns

  After five years of being a boys mama I can go a bit crazy sometimes with the real “girl stuff” and the mum – daughter dresses is one of them! But instead of buying some I’d like to try and sew them myself and I thought I would share the patterns I found with […]

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Our first radish!

  Viggo has been asking to taste our radishes since the day we sowed them so this morning when we saw this little guy popping up I couldn’t say no anymore. It was so good! But really strong in taste so now Viggo isn’t asking about radishes but changed record for the “when will the […]

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Staying out (in) of the heat and sketching rompers

  Yesterday was one of those hot and sticky days when the most appealing thing is to stay in and do nothing. So that’s what we did Alva and me, absolutely nothing. Mathieu was at work and the brothers in school so we put on the AC, poured up some lemonade and put on a […]

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Garden in June

  Last night when I was out watering I realised that I’d taken several pictures of the garden that I haven’t shown yet. I took these one evening right after the rain stopped and the sun was about to set. You could say these are the “before” pictures but that is not quite the truth. […]

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