Holiday Gift Guide: Natural Treasures

Natural treasures from the earth make harmonious accessories for the home. At my favourite store in London – Anthropologie – I was swooning over the lustre of mineral home accessories and bar essentials to step up your Christmas entertaining. I literally wanted everything! Geodes, marble and capiz shell are used in the design of precious […]

Decorate for a Party

What I love most about the holiday season is that I get to organize and host so many parties. Besides Christmas and New Years Eve, December is also my birth month. Entertaining is definitely one of my  favourite things to do. Whether it is a Christmas party, a Chinese New Year party, or a Valentine’s […]

A Valentine Breakfast for Two

Valentine’s day is just around the corner. If you haven’t made plans for a romantic getaway or cosy dinner it’s still worth to do something special, so why not start the day of with a memorable breakfast? It can be quite simple and you can set the table the night before. A few heart shaped sandwiches, […]

Basking in the simple things

During my holiday break I finally got to have a closer look at two books that have been sitting on my desk. One was a birthday present, and is a Dutch book called Gezelligheid in Wintertijd. (coziness in winter time) The book inspires us to have a cozy winter at home by celebrating traditions, playing […]