Happy 4th Advent

As I’m writing this post I hear the church bells reaching further than usual on the wind. It’s such a magical time. Only a few more nights till Christmas, time has really flown by this year. Happy 4th Advent, enjoy these special days!

You’re invited to celebrate my 1000th post!

Pop the cork! Today is my 1000th blog post! Since I started in September 2011 I have written 1000 posts, reviewed many products, tried and tested hotels and restaurants, and created recipes and table settings. So I’m very proud of this accomplishment! To celebrate this I would like to invite YOU to a festive lunch […]

Flowers for Inga

Two years ago I spent a weekend with 16 other bloggers in Hanover. We were a versatile group, not just in our blog style, but also in personalities, backgrounds and origin. We were from Germany, the UK, Israel, Ireland, and the Netherlands. Our blogs are about food, lifestyle, kids, interiors, or weddings. But we had […]

30s Magazine turns 3

Today is exactly 3 years ago I wrote my first blog post. I vividly remember it was about Rosebud salve. (I still use that by the way) Back then I was still blogging in Dutch. After a year I switched to English and that is the best decision I ever made. Because it is my […]


Hi everyone, I’m finally back, and this time for real. After my holiday to Greece I had personal circumstances and health issues that kept me from blogging.  But as of today I’m ready to continue where I left off. I would like to thank you all for your patience, and especially those who sent me […]

A Personal Note

It’s been a while since my last blog post. I’m sorry to have kept you in the dark for so long, but I just couldn’t blog the past weeks. I had a few personal setbacks that kept me from doing what I love. Please bear with me and thank you for your patience. Louise

Happy Easter Weekend!

30s Magazine wishes you a happy Easter weekend!