February Knitting for Mausi :: Mausi’s Pixie Hat
A great pattern for a sweet pixie hat combined perfectly with some wool that Mausi’s papa bought me for Christmas.
I found a lovely little wooden button with etched […]
It’s that time of winter when everything just seems grey or brown. Seemingly lifeless bare branches reach up into a grey sky and the snow covered ground, though beautiful when fresh and white, is now a gritty brown along the sidewalks and roads.
We’ve been teased these […]
As the snow flakes fly outside of my window and the world is getting covered in a fresh blanket of white, I am thankful for Mausi’s warm winter woollies from Ruskovilla. Ruskovilla, a Finnish manufacturer, of wool under clothes is one of just a few great European […]
This is a daycare day for Mausi and therefore a “work on the thesis” day for mama. So I set to work bright and early after dropping Mausi off. After a morning spent working on chapter 2 (chapter 1 also still in pieces…) I decided that it was time for a much needed […]
A fun German fingerplay for toddlers ~
Fünf Brüder gehen durch den Wald,
der Weg ist hart, die Luft ist kalt.
(Hold up all 5 fingers on one hand; additionally you could do an action for “kalt”)
Der erste sagt: “Oh, Brüder schau!
Die Wolken hängen schwer und grau!”
(With one hand hold […]
As the January wind blows, and the January snow…snows, I am thankful for warm and woolly things. And among them are Mausi’s woolly slippers that she wears most everyday and keep her toes toasty and warm. What wonderful things woolly slippers are.
Her woolly slippers are from Continue Reading →
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