A little bathroom refresh

tropical bathroom inspiration board

1. |2. |3. |4. |5. |6. As if putting together baby’s nursery wasn’t enough (more about that here and here), I’ve also decided to do a little “refresh” in our upstairs bathroom. welcome to the journals of a mad nesting woman  I never did much to our bathroom when we moved to Berkeley last summer, [...]

Pillow punch

colorful pillows by Menina Lisboa

One thing I can NEVER get enough off around the house are pillows – they’re everywhere! On our couch, on our bed, in the girls bedroom, in our reading nook…our bathroom is probably the only room that’s pillow-less – I need to fix that In any case, I just found these lovely pillows by Menina [...]

Somewhere over the rainbow

pastel rainbow colors

In case you didn’t know, today is St Patrick’s day – a.k.a rainbow power day in my books, so here’s a little color inspiration for you if I may! Last year for St Patrick’s day my very good Irish friend invited us over her apartment to celebrate, and it was all stew and green jello [...]

{In love with} Bloomingville

candles by bloomingville

I first ran into Bloomingville products last summer in Denmark when we were visiting my husband’s family – and fell in love with it right away. I’ve already spend hours browsing through their S/S 14 catalogue and there’s isn’t a thing I don’t like. Now, if only they sold in the US! Here are a [...]

Whatever, winter. Whatever.

whatever

Source Is it me only, or is winter way overrated? When I see my New York friends’ Instagram feeds I sometimes get a bit jealous of all that beautiful snow….that winter wonderland, you know? But then I really think about it – naaah, I ain’t missing that nasty cold. AT. ALL. I remember last winter when it [...]

Friday night fun: pretty board games!

pretty board games

Happy Friday, friends! Any big plans this weekend? I am looking forward to catching up with hubby since he’s been in NYC all week, and have some good food with friends. Also taking a fashion design/sketching class on Sunday and I can’t wait to see what I get out of it! Our Friday nights are [...]

new IKEA BRÅKIG collection

limited edition IKEA brakig stools

Guess what girl (and her bump) will be heading out for some Swedish meatballs this Saturday? Ikea is about to release a new collection, limited edition called BRÅKIG, designed in partnership with ArtRebels and want to buy it all. Fun colors, bold patterns – and did you see they are releasing a new version of [...]

Pumpkin Spice

This post should really have been titled “Happy Halloween” really- because wouldn’t that the most appropriate thing to say on Halloween?! It’s just that I feel like the worst blogger when it comes to Halloween, zero post on the topic to be exact. Heck, all the other girls are posting these cute handmade customs – [...]

{in love with} Artsy Modern

artsy modern

Artsy Modern is by far my new favorite shop, and the place where you’ll find me Christmas shopping….including for myself ha I discovered it recently and I am just completely smitten by it. This gorgeous little shop is filled with treasures for the home and includes some of my favorite scandinavian designers including One Must [...]

{like mother, like daughter} turning leaves

green yellow and red for the home

Something in green, red and yellow for ladies and the little ones, inspired by all them pretty leaves out there. For the ladies, how fun is this vintage lamp – the neon is the perfect pop of color! And for the little ones, I love this bookend deer. It it would so darling in a [...]