Danish buttermilk and lemon smoothie

We’re flying to Denmark today to see hubby’s family, and so I thought I’d share a quick little morning smoothie recipe with you to celebrate. Buttermilk is very popular in Denmark, especially in the summer where it is often used chilled for dessert and served with small cookies. I first tried this lemon smoothie at [...]

{live here, eat that} Scandinavian summers

L: Swedish summer house via Hus o Hem | R: Coconut tres leches cake by Local Milk Sharing this little Swedish summer house with you all today. We leave tomorrow for Denmark, and I can’t wait – I’ve had Scandinavian summers on my mind lately. Summer in France are great, but somehow, there is something [...]

[1, 2, 3] Currently reading – summer fun!

great books for summer fun

Hi friends! We made it to France alive. Alive being the key word here. Ha. I was afraid of the flight with 3 girls, but it was actually a breeze. I was going to scream victory….until I realized that the hardest part of this trip is actually to deal with 3 jet-lagged little girls on [...]

{Live here, eat that} icelandic home in Sweden

L: Home via Hus o Hem| R: Spicy grapefruit margarita via The Life Styled. hi friends! I am on my way to France with the girls – flying alone with all 3 girls, wish me luck! Today I wanted to share this sweet place from Sweden. The owners of this lovely home are from Iceland [...]

A candy-coated summer

Are you guys in vacation mode already? I have a to do list that seems to be multiplying and have a lot do to before we leave for France on Monday, but I just couldn’t care less. All I want to do is eat ice cream, rest on a blanket in the shade of a [...]

Delicious citrus curds | pink grapefruit, lemon and blood orange

One of my favorite thing about living in California is all the citrus. I. CAN’T. GET. ENOUGH. Growing up in France surrounded by apple and cherry trees, I had never even seen a real citrus tree until I moved to Arizona for college. I was hooked instantly. Nothing like the sight of bright yellow in [...]

Hubby’s new office corner

office in wood green and blue

Hi friends – I am back! Well, almost. I am on my way back – I have a few more guest posts left to share with you, but I am slowly transitioning back into blogger mode…and figuring out how to balance it out with the little babe I am so so thankful for all of [...]

Snickerdoodle Ice Cream Sandwiches {Guest post by Ashley from Sugar & Cloth}

Baby Freia arrived on May 9th, so while I take some time to rest and bond with my little girl, an amazing group of blogger friends is helping “fill in the gaps”. Enjoy their amazing posts  Hello, Ashley here from Sugar & Cloth! I’m so excited to be able to fill in with a quick recipe [...]

{live here, eat that} berry purple

purple berries

L:Jenny’s house via Dos Family & Hus o Hem|R: Meringue blackberry & blueberry tart by My Little Fabric Last week somehow my husband’s coworkers ended up finding my blog somehow, and apparently they were a bit dumb-founded – they said “YOU? You LIVE there?” As in “You, the super masculine geek that you are? You [...]

Coconut Panna Cotta {Guest post by Laicie from A 1000 Threads}

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Baby Freia arrived on May 9th, so while I take some time to rest and bond with my little girl, an amazing group of blogger friends is helping “fill in the gaps”. Enjoy their amazing posts Hi lovely readers! This is Laicie from A Thousand Threads and I’m so excited to be filling in for Audrey [...]