Paris under our thumb

Paris à nos pieds. During Fall holidays, we’ve found a great kids activity at home, both calm and playful. The Eiffel Tower by La Plume de Louise mixes colouring and construction. The poetic drawings are also a good way to remember Parisian main monuments. It’s very easy to assemble : no glue, no scissors… Even the younger ones can help!   You can find the cardboard Eiffel Tower on La Plume de Louise‘s website. Format 1 meter, Exists also in other formats…

Making an herbarium

Making an herbarium. During our summer holidays in the French countryside, the kids and I decided to start an herbarium to keep memories from our long walks and places we went to. After collecting fresh herbs (verbena, mint, rosemary, thyme, basil), flowers (hydrangea, roses, jasmine) and leaves (magnolia, prunus), we made them dry out under a pile of books for seven days. Then we stuck them in a notebook and wrote the name, the date and the place of collection….

Let’s go to Cake L’Atelier for Christmas holidays!

cake l'atelier - Sweet Cabane

Hi, Just a few weeks before Christmas holidays, let me introduce you to a great Parisian place for children : Cake l’Atelier. Elsa and Emmanuelle, two sisters who already have a bakery, decided in 2010 to create worshops for children to teach them how to cook rightly.  The entire space has been designed for children ;  colorful design, baker’s clothes, furniture,… There are many different options : classes all along the year, holidays workshops, Sunday brunches, and birthday parties. Each…

Yogi kids are back

Yoga pour les petits - Sweet Cabane

Yogi kids are back! Hello everybody… and Happy Monday! THis now the time for choosing your children’s activities! … iN that perspective, I’d like to talk about yoga for children.  I think it’s just so perfect for kids : practicing yoga allows to unwind, to be aware of his body, to be focused, to expel stress and negative feelings… A very complete children’s activity! Many children’s yoga classes exist in Paris, but the new mini Tigre yoga club may be…