Easter delights

délices de Pâques

 Délices de Pâques Juste un petit avant-goût gourmand pour préparer Pâques… Joyeuses fêtes de Pâques à tous!  Mini- gâteau aux fruits Fiona Cairns. Poissons guimauves enrobées de chocolat au lait, Fauchon. Poissons tropicaux au chocolat blanc fourré praliné Chapon. Oeufs chocolat blanc feuilleté et nougatine, Daniel Mercier. Lapins chocolat noir, lait et blanc Daniel Mercier. Tous les chocolats sont en vente, notamment, à La Grande Epicerie de Paris.

The Neo-realists at the Musée en Herbe

Musée en Herbe : il était une fois la bande à Niki

The Neo-realists at the Musée en Herbe (Paris) Last sunday, we went to the Musée en Herbe, in Paris, to see an exhibition dedicated to Neo-realist artists (NIki de Saint-Phalle, Arman, Cesar, Spoerri, Christo,…). It was very interesting because of the many wokshops which helped to understand the artist way of creating. The only thing we could regret is that there are only two rooms dedicated to the exhibition and that the scenography is rather serious. The exhibition lasts about…

Friday cake #7 : Marlette’s gluten-free chocolate fondant

Fondant au chocolat bio sans gluten Marlette / Gluten free chocolate fondant Marlette

 Friday cake #7 : Marlette’s gluten-free chocolate fondant Gluten-free chocolate fondant by Marlette. Easy to do  and very tasteful!!! Preparation time : 10 minutes Cooking time : 15 minutes Ingredients : Marlette baking mix : dark chocolate, blond cane sugar, white rice flour, potato starch, tapioca flour, sea salt from Ile de Ré. 3 eggs 1/2 cup butter The recipe is quite easy. Melt the butter in a large saucepan. Turn off the heat, then add the baking mix and…

3 kids, 3 looks #1

ANNA, 9 ans : pantalon bleu en toile Zara Kids, ballerines crème Zara Kids, blouse en crêpe Monoprix Kids, foulard home-made Liberty of London (tissu acheté sur www.cousette.fr) **** AUGUSTIN, 6 ans : Jogging gris en coton fin et taille élastique Louis Louise, débardeur à rayures jaune citron Milibe Copenhagen, pull en coton rayé Zara Kids **** DAPHNE, 2 ANS : salopette en jean H&M, blouse en coton et dentelle Bonpoint, sandales en peau Zef, foulard Bonton.

My own wish list #1

wish list mum

My own wish list #1 1. Silk and jersey grey t-shirt COS,  25 €.  online  COS stores 2. Long linen dress, Merci, 135 €, online shop Merci.  and parisian shop  11 boulevard Beaumarchais, Paris 3. 3. Silk pajama pants , Forte Forte, 235 €, on Lulli sur la toile 4. Chelby boots La Botte Guardiane, 175 €.  Shop on their website  here 5. Linen and silk Isabel Marant Etoile Rylan miniskirt, 230 €, on My Theresa  and Isabel Marant shops. 6. Cologne Vétiver Annick Goutal. On the  brand website

easy meal #3 : leeks & white mushrooms crumble

easy meal #2 : crumble poireaux-champignons

Easy recipe #3 : Leeks and white mushrooms crumble This is an easy, healthy and delicious recipe for you and your kids.  To make : 15 minutes To cook : 30 minutes Ingredients 200 g flour 100 g butter at room temperature 70 g parmesan cheese 4 leaks 400 g white mushrooms 15 cl single cream Salt and pepper Keep only the white part of the leaks. Chop the leaks  (5cm lengh). Rinse them and boil them into salted water for 15…

Family brunch at Café Pinson’s

http://sweetcabane.com/brunch-en-famille-au-cafe-pinson/

  Family brunch at Café Pinson’s (Paris) Last Sunday, we went to have brunch at Café Pinson, a veggie place, well-known in Paris. It was such a delight! Everything was just perfect! The place is children-friendly : high-chair, baby-changing table, menu to share… The brunch is generous : unlimited beverage, jam, hazelnut cream… And it’s delicious above all! I was totally in love with the coconut butter, the veggie Nutella, the clementine marmelade and the muesli with chestnut cream!!! Please…

Friday cake #6 : banana cake

banana loaf / pain à la banane

Friday cake #6 : banana cake Banana loaf recipe inspired by the Hummingbird bakery cookbook.  Making : 15 minutes Cooking : 1 hour Ingredients :  270 g light brown sugar 2 eggs 2 mashed bananas 280 g plain flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1 teaspoon cinnamon powder 1 teaspoon ginger powder Preheat the oven to 170°C. Put together the sugar and the eggs. Then add the mashed bananas. Beat until well uncorporated. Add the flour, baking powder, bicarbonate…

Do It Yourself : reuse & design

DIY painting / painted furniture

Do It Yourself : reuse & design I love renewing old pieces of furniture! It is what I’ve already done with the children bedrooms : I bought old pieces of furniture on Ebay, then I renewed them!   I love the retro design style painting gives to furniture. Personnally I’m fond of discrete colors like grey, off-white,… light pink. But you can opt for strong red or yellow to give a more pop allure to your piece of furniture. Here you…

Lu et approuvé par la SC family #1

sélection de livres adultes et jeunesse

Le principe de la rubrique :  chaque membre de la famille choisit chaque mois un livre qu’il a particulièrement aimé. Ce mois-ci : pour les 18 mois-3 ans : La caravane de Papa de Raphaël Fejtö, loulou et Cie, Ecole des Loisirs. L’histoire d’un voyage en caravane de la maison jusqu’à la mer. L’occasion de rencontrer plein d’animaux sympathiques et de dormir à la belle étoile, dans une caravane douillette. Avis aux amateurs de camping!!! pour les 6-8 ans :…