Living in London with kids is in many ways a great pleasure with a variety of places to explore. There is always a new area, exhibition, a play or a cafe you haven't yet tried out. The girls loves exploring London and last year we've made an agreement that we would go on a weekly outing. We have a wish list over things to do, then choose one from the list and go straight after School once a week...Read more
The girls playing outside today. Wet but snowing, and the weather forecast promises more snow. Soon off to a nearby stable for some horse riding and then maybe som climbing later on.Read more
Little Scandinavian a Planet Awesome Kid
“Planet Awesome Kid” is the premiere kids street style site dedicated to celebrating the individualism and spirit of children around the world. We love Planet Awesome Kid.Read more
Amélie's friend, Harry 5yrs, declared on a sunny afternoon as they walked together over the famous new bridge (built in the 18th century) in Ronda, Spain: I will marry you, Amélie. But not now! I'll have to go to university first. ... I would need to be at least 15 years old!Read more
Father’s Day and Bubble London
The Scandinavian Dad has already enjoyed being served espresso, chocolate(!), strawberries, fresh newspaper and last but not least home made Father's Day cards from the girls. To all you fathers out there: It's wonderful to have a day like this -it's only about the dad. Oh... and a little bit about fashion! UK kids trade show Bubble London is on today and tomorrow, and this time it's all about...Read more
Head over heals after hairbands
and elephants...Read more
What to do on a rainy day?
It's holiday and the weather is miserable. What to do? A rainy day is usually a good opportunity to take the children to a gallery or museum. But sometimes it's nice to stay home too. You could - make food together. Let there be some Little Cook's helping out with making dinner. Or bake bread. Nothing like the smell of freshly baked bread to brighten up the day. Make a plain dough and then let...Read more
Baby blanket turns into tent
When I was pregnant with Amélie knitting became back in fashion again. You could see young ladies knitting whilst going for a cup of coffee with friends in several cafes in Norway. In Oslo the shop Nostebarn was the ultimate hot spot for mums (and -to be's). They sell yarns of natural wool and knit recipes for the most beautiful little garments. Also really popular was the Nostebarn Baby...Read more
And we are settling with the leftovers!
Todays catch from Sweden. Shopping tips for launches and sale: Walk inside the store. Find the nearest shopping assistant, and ask for directions to desired items. Quickly scan through whats left. Move quickly to the fitting room, and see what's left there. Then turn towards the till and ask if they have anything left there. Hold on to whatever you are unsure about until you are sure. If you...Read more