Category: Mama

One last word

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One evening, I accompanied my husband to an event with his firm. I usually don’t attend these events, but it was the Tennis Masters in a suite at the London O2 Arena, so I thought why not. Kids kept me…

Stella second hand dress

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Stella got a new dress! A new second hand dress that is. As it is big and colourful, she could not be happier… I received from my friend Mika. It belonged to her daughter Elle who is Stella’s friend. She…

Nino’s first haircut

Hairdressers are no joke in London, and when it is for our little ones, it gets quite impressive! Nino turned 21 months last week and we celebrated by taking him to get his first haircut! I was curious to see…

The Wallace Collection

I’ve been meaning to go back to the Wallace Collection ever since I moved to London (that’s more than 2 years ago…). I love this place, it is the cutest palace with the most diverse and fascinating collection. But how…

The Cally Fest 2014

I love the Cally Festival! This Sunday was the perfect day for a street fair. We live right of Caledonian Road so the party was right on our doorstep! And what a blast! If locals know Caledonian Road well, it…

Must(ela): my baby smell

When Stella was born in Paris 4 years ago, I indulged in a lot of baby products. French pharmacies have no shortage of options and I always had fun trying new creams, wipes, lotions, you name it. My favorite brand…

Choose (second hand) pink!

Another day, another second hand outfit. This time for Stella! Not only did I stop buying new clothes for me but I also find amazing children’s clothes in charity shops and second hand stores. It makes even more sense for…