Livet är underbart #3

As announced in yesterday’s post, I will make it up to you that I missed out on my photo blogpost last week – here comes a second one for this week 🙂

So far we had Stockholm and a little village in Austria. And as much as I love nature, I think in overall I’m more of a big city person. One of the best city trips I’ve ever made to Austria’s second largest city, Graz, with two friends I’ve know for basically all my life. We’re three girls and the times it is really all three of us meeting are very rare as we haven’t lived in the same city or area for years. But nevertheless we try from time to time to make it 😉

For a couple of years in a row, we therefore always gave us “activity birthday presents”, meaning that two of us invited the birthday girl for a special activity where all three had to participate. Dinner, theatre, girls night… Usually the activity happened months ago – mostly in connection with the birthday of the next of us three 🙂 Continue reading

Spring Preparations

One of my favorite swedish interior-decoration-design brands is Village. I bought a lot of this year’s Christmas decoration there as I left most of mine back home in Austria when moving to Sweden. And every single cookie box, Christmas tree ball or table cloth I bought there turned out to be a really good buy and made me and Christmas time even more special.

Now, when I cleaned up my wallet yesterday I discovered that I have a -20% voucher from Village left, that I got as a Thank You for one of my decoration shopping. Lucky me! And as it happens, the voucher is only valid until end of January. Which basically means that I should really go to the local store this week and make sure I do not waste those precious -20%, right? 😉  Continue reading