Weekly wishes – week 13

An English Mamma in Stockholm: weekly wishes medelhavsmuseet stockholm building arches

It has been a week worthy of "Vabruary" - the notorious month of February when your children are constantly sick and you are at home with them "vabbing". First, E was sick with a fever that didn't want to go down. Otherwise, though, he was fine. But a fever is a fever and I was home with him for two days. Then Husband came down with it, just in time for Easter, followed by O two days ago. You ... Continue Reading...

Weekly wishes – week 12

An english Mamma in Stockholm: weekly wishes reminder flossing bathroom mirror

That first week back after a good holiday is always a strange one, isn't it? You start the week a little confused at work but happy because you've been on holiday and then, by the end of the week, your holiday seems months back and you feel like you've never been away. Oh, well, the only thing to do in those circumstances is to get right on a plan the next trip. Which is what I did. Weekly wishes ... Continue Reading...

Portraits 16/52

An English Mamma in Stockholm: toddler easter egg lollipop

“A portrait of my children, once a week, every week, in 2014.” Little O: Lollipop boy ° ° ° Baby E: does not like chocolate, apparently ° ° ° Weekly portraits of the boys, linking up with Practising Simplicity and The Boy and Me. ° ° ° Content on this site may not be used or reproduced without permission. ... Continue Reading...

This and that – dispatches from the web

An English Mamma in Stockholm: blur blurred desk work

I missed posting this yesterday - this week is just speeding by. In fact, it looks something like this: O has been asking for weeks now if we can paint eggs for Easter. He started just after the beginning of Lent, mainly because that's when we went skiing and last year when we were skiing, it was Easter. Therefore in the toddler mind skiing = Easter = egg painting. There is certainly logic ... Continue Reading...