Mistakes I made and what you could learn from them.

In French, we have a saying that translates into something like this: ‘Someone else’s experience, is like a comb for a bold head’. By this, we mean that you can’t learn from someone else’s experience, you only can learn by doing your own mistakes. However, as someone recently pointed to me, combs for bold people do exist so maybe would some of you learn from … Continue reading Mistakes I made and what you could learn from them.

How I gave a new life to 2 old & smelly chairs (upcycling project)

Last month, during one of our visits to the boyfriend’s family, I saved a chair from the tip. Al’s dad was about to get rid of an old chair, and I suggested I could give it a new life instead. We came home with this old (and very smelly) chair. It had been a while that I thought we could do with a chair or armchair in … Continue reading How I gave a new life to 2 old & smelly chairs (upcycling project)

How to turn your children into Super Cats in just 20 minutes!

Two weeks ago, I spent the weekend in France with 9 of my friends and their children. The age of their children varied between 1 year and 5 years old. In preparation for this weekend, I thought it would have been nice for me to bring a present to the kids, and it would have been even nicer if I was making the presents rather … Continue reading How to turn your children into Super Cats in just 20 minutes!