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Holiday Table 2016

December 19, 2016
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The annual Christmas table is full of stonewashed linen, copper, stoneware from a local artist, wild flowers and dusty pinks. Mikkel says I’m a table setting nerd, and the fact is I am. I love to plan a table Weeks ahead, and the preparations for this table began months ago in Paris, when I found this beautiful slate grey washed linen table cloth in my dream store, Merci. When I plan how to set a table, I go about it…

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Eucalyptus Holiday Wreath

December 17, 2016
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And just like that the past year flew by and I’m back at work. Our new everyday as a family of three is full on, and we’re slowly solving the solitaire of two full-time working parents and the quotidian chores. This has meant lowering my bar for success which is not an easy task for this perfectionist, but I’m getting better and better, one baby step at a time. Weekends, on the other hand, are still sacred – perhaps more…

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Lifestyle: Beauty

November 20, 2016
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Here are a few of my quotidian essentials. Something I would like to talk more about on the blog; the  beauty in the every day, the mundane. So far this blog has mostly been about recipes, but I believe mundane beauty extends beyond the recipe itself; Be it an elegantly set table, a bouquet of wild flowers, a warm bath, or beautifully crafted utensils. These are some of my favourite products, products of beauty and every day use. When it…

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