A beautiful name

We all have difficulties finding a name for our heir. Sure, some more than others. This is the first test as parents. Can you agree on a name? Perfect, welcome to parenthood. However, in our case, it was not as easy. We informed everyone about her name. Then we changed our mind. And for about […]

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The Contract

I still remember walking down the road in my search for a drugstore selling bubbly for the celebrations. The real deal for my partner, a sparkling water for me as I was breastfeeding. Enjoying the warm breeze in Santa Monica and feeling happy, I remember thinking that right now my life was truly changing. I […]

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The imperfect resume

The other day I decided to update my profile on LinkedIn. With trembling hands, I wrote my account information and had a look at my profile. One thing I realized is that I am still a few hundred connections away from the precious 500+. Perhaps I should have been more proactive (read: creepy) adding fellow […]

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Fancy Rhubarb and Chia Pot

This little cozy spot if one of the few places on my high street, where I never bring a laptop. Even though I love writing, this is not the spot for working. This is the spot to get comfortable in the soft chairs, to appreciate the soft jazz music coming from the speakers hiding somewhere […]

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The last time

When you have a baby or a toddler, perhaps both, you are busy. And you kind of think, this will never end. I sure did! But with my daughter being almost three, things has started to change. She has become independent. She is no longer my little baby. Her grandmother just arrived from Copenhagen, and […]

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A day to celebrate you

It comes up every year. Actually several days a year depending on where you live in the world. I am talking about Mothers Day. I actually¬†get a bit excited thinking about the day where moms rightfully will be celebrated for their daily efforts! And then the day arrives and somehow feel like all the others. […]

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The right wheels for the urban jungle

I have been obsessed with finding the stroller exactly right for my needs and the comfort of my daughter. The right stroller means freedom! Read along for a review of my favorite five strollers for urban adventures. My partner holds a special love for cars, so while on family walks in London, he will point […]

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How to start a new life abroad

It can feel claustrophobic leaving friends and family behind and suddenly being all alone in a huge city all by yourself. But fear not. I will share with you both traditional and modern venues to visit in order to gain a network and start your new life. My baby girl and I had a very […]

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The Baby Essentials

You know it. I know it. The industry knows it! There is no way to foresee what you really need when having a baby. You can buy the nicest cot, but chances are your little one only wants to sleep right next to mummy. But fear not. My gorgeous little drama queen has been a […]

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Penne Rustica

I will share with you a very special recipe. It has a true taste of summer and is beautiful as both a main course and as a side dish. It’s also super easy to cook and you are pretty close to your five a day with this tasty pasta recipe. I got inspired to do […]

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