Parenting

  • If you're having a picky eater or if you're worried you might have one, here are tried and tested tips on getting rid of the picky eating and raising a little foodie! #motherhood #parenting

    How to raise a foodie: 10 simple tips.

    From the very first minutes of motherhood, feeding is one of the most important issues. It can bring joy or anxiety, it can be a bliss or a battle. Whether you’ve breastfeed or bottle-feed, you know exactly what you’ve been through, the good and the bad. Probably everyone around you had an opinion on how […] Read more…

  • If you're child just got a diagnostic I imagine you're worried. Here's what I want you to know about having a dyslectic child! #parenting #dyslexia #motherhood

    A letter to the mom with a dyslectic child

    I imagine you’re scared. Probably worried for the future. Maybe heartbroken. I’m just guessing to be honest, because I don’t really know how it feels when your child is diagnosed with dyslexia. I should probably ask my own mother. Because I am dyslexic. I always been. Yes, it took me twice the time to learn […] Read more…

Mindfulness

  • As a busy mom you're always putting yourself last, but let's face it, you can't pour from an empty cup! Here are 7 great tips to help you find your self-care routine that works! #momlife #selfcare #motherhood

    How to find your self-care routine-tips for busy moms

    I used to have a pretty good self-care routine. That is, before I had kids. I would take care of my body, and my mind, read tons of books, educate myself on cultural novelties, see friends regularly and even use a day cream, a night cream and an eye cream: daily! And here I am […] Read more…

  • Even if you try your best, some days you just don't have the energy to play, so edits you raise your voice and yell, and then you feel guilty about it. How to deal with the mommy guilt, great tips for moms! #parentingtips #motherhood

    How to deal with the mommy guilt

    Even if you try your best, some days are just tough, and then the mommy guilt takes over. I know you’ve been there. The days of love and laughter and cuddles. And kids misbehaving and the overwhelming feeling of almost loosing it. The days where frustration is mixed with happiness, where pride is mixed with […] Read more…

Sweet tooth

  • These chocolate peanut energy balls are the perfect little bites to boost your energy and nourish your cravings. The best chocolate peanut healthy energy balls out there!

    Chocolate peanut healthy energy balls

    Are these little bites of chocolate peanut energy balls packed with oatmeal, chia seeds and almond meal ? Yes! Are they amazingly chocolaty ? Yes! Are they full of natural peanut butter and healthy proteins ? Oh yes! Are they soft yet crunchy? Double yes! I could probably go on and on about how I […] Read more…

  • This no-churn recipe is simply amazing! So easy and so good, you simply won't buy ice cream again! #nochurn #icecream

    Blubbery lemon ice cream

    It had to happen, I just had to try making ice cream again, and what I came up with are these blueberry lemon ice cream! I think that making my own ice cream is my new addiction, right next to coffee and Netflix! Because whipping this up was so easy, and it turned out so […] Read more…

Dinner & lunch ideas

  • This is the most delicious creamy salmon pasta ever! Also, it's really easy to make ! #pasta #salmon

    Baked salmon and kale creamy pasta

    While my kids love pasta and could eat all day, every day, I really love my greens! And so this baked salmon and kale creamy pasta is probably one of the most loved meals around here, perfectly marring together the oh-so-creamy pasta with the lovely green crunch! Also, it’s a perfect busy weekday meal. I […] Read more…

  • This is the best home made borsch I ever had, and so easy to make!

    Easy home made borsch

    I’m a huge soup lover, and this easy home made borsch is definitely one of my favourites. This borsch is so full of flavour and texture, it’s so hearty, filling and healthy, that no wonder it’s my new family’s favourite soup ! I used to think that making borsch is a very complex and long […] Read more…

Homemaking

  • Enjoy your patio living to the fullest this summer! Here are some tried and tested tips and tricks for entertanig, organazing and decorationg your patio this summer!, !

    Patio tips and tricks that you need to try this summer!

    One of my biggest pleasures of summer is spending time outside with my family and friends, watching the kids play, and so I’ve decided to round up by best patio tips and tricks to help you enjoy the same easy summer entertaining as I do! Because summer is for enjoying the outdoor living and meeting […] Read more…

  • adding character to kids bedroom

    3 simple ways for adding character to kids bedroom

    When I was redoing my girls shared bedroom, I was sure I wanted their furniture and wall colour to be neutral and calm, so I wouldn’t have to redecorate and change the furniture anytime soon. I decided for all white classical style, thinking of it as my first layer of decoration, the layer that’s there […] Read more…

Kids activities

  • How to show to small kids what's recycling and reusing is really all about.

    Teaching kids how to recycle and reuse

    We all recycle paper and plastic and glass in our homes. We all know how important it is to reduce the waste and reuse old objects. Thanks to my city’s initiative I even do compost. But I realized that my kids don’t really understand the very essence of recycling nor they understand why we do […] Read more…

  • Valentine's day card that your child can really make!

    Valentine’s day card, that your child can make on its own!

    Valentine’s day is approaching, and I know you’re hungry for new ideas! Remember how I was writing about paying attention to not overstimulate our kids? And guided crafting was one of the things to look at? So, I’m happy to say, that this craft is equally a fruit of unguided creativity, and of a guided […] Read more…

Inspired by others

  • adding character to kids bedroom

    3 simple ways for adding character to kids bedroom

    When I was redoing my girls shared bedroom, I was sure I wanted their furniture and wall colour to be neutral and calm, so I wouldn’t have to redecorate and change the furniture anytime soon. I decided for all white classical style, thinking of it as my first layer of decoration, the layer that’s there […] Read more…

  • Family patio makover

    Family patio makover

    When we where looking to buy a home almost three years ago, I was always starting the visits from going in to the backyard. I wanted a space big enough to play with my kids, to entertain and to unwind after a busy day. I was imagining a spacious patio where I could fit our […] Read more…