Category Archives: Celebrate

This Year’s 8 Best DIY Mother’s Day Gifts

It’s the time of year again to start thinking about what to give your mom for Mother’s Day. As you might know I share some fun DIY gifts you can make for Mother’s Day every year. Last year I shared a DIY for Yarn Wrapped Words and in 2013 I made a list of great Last Minute DIY Gifts.  (I don’t know what happened to 2014’s ideas, but OK) This week I’ve gathered the 8 best DIY gifts you could make for your mom this year. Whichever you choose this year, it will for sure make your mom glow with pride for being your mom. Continue reading This Year’s 8 Best DIY Mother’s Day Gifts

March Diary

Hmm, March was a pretty effective month I think.

I especially focussed on the shop: all the item information and visuals have been updated, I have worked on marketing and today and Saturday two new banners will be added to the shop.

Besides that there was my internship that kept going, although I couldn’t do that many practical things for that.

And we had a festivity: my 29th birthday! This was during the Easter weekend, so it was a nice combination meeting family and friends and being grateful. A time to relax and fun, to re-energise and enjoy the little signs of Spring making it’s way here.

All together March was a good month and here’s some pictures that proof it. 🙂 Continue reading March Diary

Swedish Kanelbullar for Fika (Recipe for Cinnamon Buns)

Kanelbullar 1 One thing I learned in Stockholm is that Swedes love to bake. A very prominent tradition in Sweden is fika. Which means you’re having coffee and some sweet pastry with friends. Fika is something some Swedes do all day long, each break is a great opportunity for fika. One of the pastries that is the traditional food for fika are Swedish Kanelbullar (cinnamon buns). Delicious little breads that taste sweet, but not too sweet. For my birthday I made some cinnamon buns myself, to share with my family and co-workers and that was much appreciated. To celebrate my birthday with you, I am sharing the recipe to this yummy fika bite! Continue reading Swedish Kanelbullar for Fika (Recipe for Cinnamon Buns)

Where to Find Me & Why You Should Follow

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You may not realise it, but outside of this website there’s much more going on.

The past few months I’ve upped my Social Media Game.

And along with that different kind of things are shared on different Social Media platforms.

That’s why today I’m giving you a view of what I share and where. There’s something for everyone.

Continue reading Where to Find Me & Why You Should Follow

Easter Crochet Special – 6 Free Patterns for You

Can you feel it? Slowly the temperature is rising. Now and then the sun shows his face from behind the clouds. Don’t  you love that time of year, when Spring is about to start?

And when Spring comes, you can bet it is also time to celebrate Easter. This year Easter is very early (March 27th in case you were wondering). So it’s about time to start thinking of some fun Easter decoration for you home.

Today I have compiled a list for all crocheters with 6 free crochet patterns for you to make. Continue reading Easter Crochet Special – 6 Free Patterns for You