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Yesterday morning, I finally had time to snap some photos again while Lotta was asleep. It was St. Nicholas‘ Day and we each got a little something stuck in the boot we polished and put out in front of the door the evening before (actually, we did not really polish our boots and they did not stand outside the door but that’s how it should be, so lets imagine we made it right). For those of you who don’t have an idea what I am talking about: St. Nicholas‘ day is celebrated in Germany on December 6 as a small prelude to Christmas where you wake up in the morning to find sweets and a little gift – or a birch for those who haven’t been good during the year – in a boot you prepared the way we did the evening before. It is much harder to get back into some routine than I thought it would be. Not because it is stressful with Lotta, it is just so fantastic to hold her in my arms …

Just In Time

Hey guys, it’s Christmas time! I managed to finish my boyfriend’s Advent calendar just in time yesterday at noon. It’s not that easy to work straight on a project when being interrupted by a screaming – but still oh so lovely and cute – baby again and again. Nevertheless, I really like the result. The brown paper bags (how to fold them) are a fantastic basis to present the beautiful Advent calendar number tickets by Feine Billeterie – I already liked them before but now, as I see them as a part of the finished project, I really do love them! Every single ticket is designed beautifully, it was so much fun to use them! I used one of the branches I actually collected for another project to hang some of the smaller packages on the wall and decorated the bigger and heavier ones on the top of a shelf around a vase I found at the flea market in the beginning of 2012. The vase has not been used very much yet so I …