How my daughter’s 6th birthday party taught me a lesson

In my last post, I told you my daughter wanted a Star Wars themed birthday party. My big girl is very sociable. She wanted to invite everyone, even the neighbours we regularly meet in the elevator but never had a playdate with. We know some parents celebrating their child’s birthday at home in family. And…

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Le mari, cet espèce incomprise

Je me demande si mon mari est une espèce à part.  C’est ce qu’on appelle un workaholic. Il ne raterait jamais un jour de travail. Même pour tomber malade, il le choisit un week-end, prolongé de préférence, histoire de bien se remettre sur pieds avant de reprendre le chemin du bureau. En douze ans de…

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My open letter to the ‘Google is your friend’ type of person

Can we take a moment to realise how dependent we are on the Internet? Did you realise how detrimental it can be on your real life? When was the last time you were on Google? To look for answers to those questions for instance: ‘Oh I have a leak in my fridge, what should I…

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Being a mother…

Back in 2010, I was very excited to have a better version of my husband and me. But I would never think that a tiny little human of barely three kilos could turn my world upside down. How such a small thing could take such a huge place in your life?! Anything you would do…

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How to decorate your white walls with washi tape

If your family is anything like mine, this post might be of interest to you. My husband has a passionate job that offers us the opportunity to move around the globe. It is an extremely enriching experience for our children. It has however the inconvenience to allow us to settle down only for a short period. When you…

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