My Mama Uniform


I have a new uniform as of a few weeks. Thanks to the January sale from Zara, I managed to score the most comfy trousers and a jacket that is so light, but warm enough for the sunny winter days. I never thought I will wear knit trousers as an adult but once I tried them on, I was sold. With a newborn, the time to get dressed is limited so the following outfit is perfect when I … [Read More...]

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Baileys Chocolate Cake

  What is your favourite cake? I am a fan of chocolate cake and I have been looking for the perfect recipe for a long time. For Christmas I decided to give a try to this recipe and I was not disappointed. It is such a decadent cake. I love it … [Read More...]


A first glimpse of motherhood

Our boy was 7 weeks this past Friday and I can't begin to tell you how in love we are with him. Babies have this magic power that only by looking at them you just melt. And if it's your own flesh and blood then you are in big trouble. The mix of feelings you … [Read More...]


Dreaming of Spring

I am a sucker for colour block items when it comes to clothing and accessories. So when I had to chose between a grey, black and electric blue bag from Marc Jacobs I was immediately drawn to the blue one. Then when I had to pair it with something, my hot pink … [Read More...]


Happy new Year!

My last post for this year. Oh you guys, what an year this has been! We feel especially blessed because of the precious gift we received in November, our baby boy, Luca Albert. On top of that I was constantly reminded this year of the wonderful people I have … [Read More...]

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Baby Bump Evolution

When I found out that I was pregnant I did not know what to expect. The only thing I knew for sure was that I couldn't wait for my baby bump to start showing. I was so looking forward to seeing how my belly will look mostly because then it was certain that my … [Read More...]


Post pregnancy outfit

Finding the time to get dressed up these days is not easy. All that is related to me and my fashion sense is in the back of my mind somewhere and there is no time or energy to bring it forward. I cherish those 10 minutes when I get to pick up my outfit for the … [Read More...]


My Birth Story

I though long and hard about writing this post, since it is such a private matter. What made me decide to share my birth story is the fact that I remember the curiosity I had before giving birth. I wanted information and I wanted it from women that I could … [Read More...]


Make your holiday table stand out

I am a big fan of hosting dinner parties. Cooking comes relatively easy to me and having close friends and family around a table is my idea of a good time. With the winter holidays fast approaching I thought I would look for a few ideas on how to make the … [Read More...]

Marc Jacobs Giveaway

Marc Jacobs Giveaway

Guys a lot has happened since I last wrote on the blog. Our baby, Luca Albert Belc, was born one week ago (21 of Nov) and ever since our lives have turned only around him. We are beyond happy and everyday is filled with new discoveries. But today I won't tell … [Read More...]


The waiting game

I am not even going to mention how impatient I feel these days. The wait to give birth to your child is something I could not compare with anything I have experienced before. You know for a fact that you are about to experience a life changing event and … [Read More...]


Travel – Catalina Island

I woke up today a bit later than usual and had the nostalgia of sunny days. I was daydreaming about the warm summer days and the feeling of walking on a sandy beach. Normally this would have left me feeling sad. but when I think of how much our life and … [Read More...]


Are we there yet?!

Well clearly we are not there yet (week 38 and 3 days), since I am still sitting in our living room and blogging. I am officially in my maternity leave and I am nesting big time. I am organizing every closet and kitchen cabinet in the house while trying to … [Read More...]


Beauty – my skin care essentials

Every woman has her own beauty routine that she swears by. I always try to improve mine by listening to what my body and face are telling me. The last very powerful reaction I got from my skin was, I believe, two years ago when I went from a mixed skin to a … [Read More...]


Home decor: Nursery

We have finally managed to finish the baby's room this weekend. I am in my 37 week and our little fellow has his special room waiting for him. It took us three months to finish everything, from painting 2 walls and then deciding exactly what furniture and … [Read More...]


Plaid shirt

Ever since I entered the last mile of my pregnancy, I appreciate more and more the comfort of dresses, flats and tights instead of jeans. I find that most of the trousers are too tight over my belly and that can get pretty uncomfortable through out the day. … [Read More...]