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The Moppacows

“Moppacows eat daisies, roses and dandelions. Daddy moppacow and baby moppacow lived in their small house. It used to be a big house but it was destroyed in the war. That’s when mummy moppacow died. One day, daddy moppacow was out walking in the woods with baby moppacow on his back when a wild moppacow […] Read more…

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April Snapshots

April in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… When he grows up he wants to be an engineer. Or maybe a taxi driver. Right now he’s content with being an astronaut. Little Easter treasures. When you’re feeling poorly, it’s good to live near an ice cream shop! New street art in our neighbourhood. Experimenting with new […] Read more…

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#20factsaboutme

So, we are back from our Easter vacation! If you follow the blog on Facebook, you will have seen my album with photos from our trip. While I get back in to my blogging grove – I have some great posts planned – I thought in the meantime I would share the #20factsaboutme which I posted […] Read more…

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March Snapshots

March in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… J is for… Dressed for a birthday party. Not a fancy dress party, mind you. This is just how he wanted to go. When his friend’s mum asked him what he was dressed up as, he said “Nothing. Just Oskar.” This little one is really in to his […] Read more…

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February Snapshots

February in Snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… February started off with a trip to Wuppertal to visit the grandparents during the Berlin winter school holidays. Kids can pick up lots of fab freebies on the ICE trains to keep them occupied! Pretty much the coolest tap ever, spotted at the Tammel Tammel Baby Lounge […] Read more…

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Snow Days

We’ve had our fair share of snow in Berlin over the last week or so, much to the kids delight. Although the mild temperatures and rain have now turned the lovely snow to mush and grit, we did manage to tick of most of the winter favourites: sledging, snowman building, snowball throwing and snow angels! Read more…

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Reflections on the year that was

Happy New Year everyone! This post comes a week later than intended, as I unfortunately started the new year knocked out by a nasty bout of tonsillitis. I used to have these as a kid all the time, and don’t remember them being that bad. But there I was with a fever, painkillers to help […] Read more…

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November Snapshots

November in snapshots, according to my iPhone (mostly)… My Friday date – he gets out of school early on Fridays and we have an hour to ourselves before picking up little brother. Sunshine yellow in the kitchen to battle the November greys. My favourite Sunday breakfast. If you’re gonna stand out, stand out big time! This […] Read more…

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