We've just found out about this super cool homeware brand April Eleven from France. The collection of wooden coat hooks, nightlights and mirrors would make the perfect addition to your kid's room... Pls check out their website for more great stuff!
- Toys that will live a long life and can be passed on to the next generation. At http://www.shak-shuka.com/ you can find nice stuff
- Nature! Fresh air and most important, to let her run.
- In my garden I am going to create a little vergetable garden, so when she is a bit older she can pick her own little tomatoes.
What’s keeping your head up during Momma-Hood?
laughter and enthusiasm for everything and anything.
What’s made you (almost) crazy?
moment she had to move to her own room. It felt so unnatural to not have her
right by my side.
What advice do you wish you had ignored?
epidural during labour is bad. It saved my life!
What advice do you wish to pass on?
not invite all your friends and family just after your baby is born. Really
enjoy the very intimate and special moment you have with your baby and partner.
You’ll never forget it. Don’t
listen to horror stories about giving birth. Don’t
take advice from 10 different people but listen to your own intuition and body
during pregnancy but also if it’s about parenting. Switch
your phone off when you have your ‘mama-day’ and truly focus on your child and
enjoy your quality time together!
What motivates you to go on when your dreams scare you?
taking any risks in life is going to be very very boring.
most from failures. Your life
is not a rehearsal, it’s now. So do the thing that you want to do NOW.
Any advise for mums starting up their own
read any articles about ‘how difficult it is to combine parent ship with ambition.' You’ll find your own way of doing it.
definition of success. Is it money? Is it a balanced life with time for your
children? Is it to inspire people? What is success for you? Don’t let other
people tell you what success is.
good team around you. You can’t do everything by yourself. Dare to admit your
weaker spots and find someone who’s great at it.
someone you admire to be your mentor. Someone with experience who can help you
flexible. The business plan you have written one day will not be the same
after some time. It always goes different than you thought and that’s not a
problem as long as you dare to go with the flow.
The wait is over. Hereby we introduce our new Multi bag; a large multifunctional leather shopper. The bag
comes in 3 colors, dark grey, light grey and black and can be worn in two ways: on the arm with two short handles or over the
shoulder or stroller with the optional long adjustable strap. For more info pls visit our website.
Our collection is basically always the same, but when
inspiration hits the roof, new styles or colours are added. We are proud
to present the new models like the Baseball Cardigan, the Hoody Dress, the Beanie, the Endless
Scarf and the Ribless Sweater, amongst many other styles, as well as the new
colour Blush, all to be found in our webshop as of today.
Between you and me: in the first place I wanted these designs for myself. But then
I decided that they would look better on my kids. Hope you like them!