The waiting game

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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 somehow you just feel ready for it. There is no fear of giving birth anymore. It is just certainty that you want this to … [Read More...]

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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...]

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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...]

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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...]

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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...]

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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...]

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New traditions and a giveaway!

This year end is going to be extra special for us. Besides the fact that we will welcome our first born in November, we will celebrate our first Christmas in our new place, as a family of three. This sadly means that we won't be able to travel home to see our … [Read More...]

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Sunday walk to Stanserhorn

This past weekend we experienced what it would resemble an Indian Summer weekend in Switzerland. The sun was shinning and the temperatures were over 20 degrees, so it felt like the perfect opportunity to go up in the mountains and enjoy a bit of fresh air and … [Read More...]

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Pregnancy update – week 35

Time doesn't sit still especially when you are pregnant and you are counting each week with such excitement. I still can't believe I am this close to meeting our baby. It feels like just yesterday I was announcing that I am pregnant and now I have this huge … [Read More...]

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Seasonal activities

I am in love with fall especially since this year it’s filled with a lot of emotions and love. Our baby boy is due in November and until this year I was never a big fan of this month since the weather gets so grey and the days become so short. But now with a … [Read More...]

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Shop a sale

Asos is kicking of the week with a 50% sale and I had to flip though their website and select a few favourites. Check it out and let me know if you ordered something. They also offer free deliveries worldwide.   I wish you the best of … [Read More...]

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Navy blue shirt dress

Another great find in Zara made my day last week. It is the shirt dress that can always come in handy since it is classy, but also business enough to wear at work. For me is as indispensable in my wardrobe as the little black dress. The colour is one of my … [Read More...]

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How to grow tomatoes?

Well this is not a topic I thought I would be writing a few years ago, but it turns out that my little experiment of growing tomatoes on our terrace this summer, turned out very well. I got the seeds in May from my Mum and beginning of June I was planting them … [Read More...]

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Little black dress

Last week I had an office party and the dress code was Fab and Glam. I looked in my closet and nothing seemed more appropriate than a little black dress. Since it was too late to order something online, I went to Zara to see if I could find something. I scored … [Read More...]

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My perfect Surprise Baby Shower

This past weekend my girls with Traian's help organised the best surprise baby shower I could have asked for.  They were all very sneaky and managed to get me confused about the entire thing. I was expecting a baby shower at some point, but what they managed … [Read More...]

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Outfit: Maxi Sweater

It's officially autumn around where we live and I started to stock up on sweaters. I was browsing H&M for basics when I found this maxi sweater in the non maternity section. I got the smallest size and it still looks loose and most likely I will be able to … [Read More...]