Fabulous family journey in Le Perche, Normandy

Fabulous family journey in Le Perche, Normandy. During our Autumn holidays, we made a family break not far from Paris, in Le Perche (Normandy). We were absolutely charmed by the area : luxuriant nature, warm light, golden colors… And charming family hotel!  This is all I’d like to share with you here to have a breather before starting working again… We lived in a small village : Moutiers-au-Perche (2 hours from Paris downtown). There are lots of walking trails starting here…

Mood board #4 : “C’est tous les jours la fête” by Priscilia

Sorry, there’s no translation for this post. See you on Wednesday for great summer kids activity books. Emilie. ***   Pour prendre avec humour les agendas de fin d’année toujours plus chargés, voici un billet léger de Priscilia, maman de Kim, 6 ans. Vous pouvez retrouver ces autres billets ici. Bonne lecture! *** Grâce à ma progéniture âgée de 6 ans, toute mon année de léthargie artistico-culturo-gastronomico-sociale a pris fin en une gerbe époustouflante de sorties, déclamations, costumes, performances et superproductions!…

At home with #11 : Tamara and Darryl, Bahrain

Today we’re meeting an Australian family who’s been living in the Kingdom of Bahrain for 5 years. Tamara and Darryl have two children : Oliver, 8, and Esther, 6 1/2. Tamara stopped working 8 years ago and Darryl is a Project Director for an international engineering firm. I met Tamara a few months ago through Instagram where she’s got a fabulous account : @ararabiansunshine. *** What do you like in your city? I love the weather which is well for…

Family connexion #1 : Caroline, nounou

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Family connexion #1 : Caroline, nanny. Sweet Cabane launches today a new appointment in the Family Life’s section : Family Connexion. We’ll talk about the persons who help, look after or protect the family members, such as pediatricians, grand-parents, nannies, teachers, and so on. We often forget to talk about these amazing people and I personally think it’s a pity!  On Sweet Cabane, we’ll interview them to higlight, each time, one person who’ll tell us all about her job/role in the family’s ecosystem.   We…

At home with #9 : Sofia and Nicolas, Den Haag

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At home with #9: Sofia and Nicolas, Den Haag. Today we meet an International family living in Den Haag (Netherlands) : Sofia is Argentinean and her husband, Nicolas, is French. Both are 38.  They’ve got 3 kids : 2 boys, Santiago 6 and Ignacio 4, and one girl, Clementine, 2. Sofia has stopped working a few years ago to take care of the children. Formerly, she was working in Regulatory issues for a French company in London. Nicolas is a trader…

Radiant January

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Radiant January. I wish you a HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015, full of love and projects! On Sweet Cabane, lots of articles are planned for a radiant and powerful January : an interview of a creative, dynamic and positive mum, a detox programme made by a dietetician, a presentation of a smart brand which can dye your clothes and linen with beautiful colors,… On the shop, there will be a giveaway on Instagram, next Wednesday to thank you for your support….

Mum at work #6 : Pascale, founder of Ninoo association

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Mum at work #6 : Pascale, founder of Ninoo association. Today, we meet a great working mum : Pascale, 34, who’s founded in March 2013 an association for autistic children : Ninoo. She’s the mother of Eliot, 6 years old, and she tells us how she had the idea to create this association and what her daily job is.  How dis it come to your mind to create Ninoo?  I’m directly concerned by autism issue because my child, Elit was diagnosed as autistic at the age of 3, in 2011….

At home with #8 : Guenter & Kristin, New York

At home with #8 : Guenter and Kristin, New York City. Today, we meet an American family : Kristin, Guenter, Max, 4, and Alexandria, 2 years. Kristin owns an online children’s store, Miniluu, and her husband is a photographer. All the 4 live in an apartment in Manhattan. I met Kristin’ virtually several months ago by Instagram. Then, we met each other ‘in real life’ in July, in Paris where Kristin had come with her chidren to visit the city and to find…

Fall holidays

Vacances d'automne - Sweet Cabane

Fall holidays. We’re just  coming back from family holidays inthe French countryside! I couldn’t help sharing with you some of the beautiful moments of this amazing Fall : warm colors and blue sky… Children have enjoyed this moment ‘out of time’ : lots of games in the garden’s shed, imaginary games, runs,… Crédit photo : Sweet Cabane Crédit photo : Sweet Cabane Crédit photo : Sweet Cabane Crédit photo : Sweet Cabane Crédit photo : Sweet Cabane Crédit photo :…

Superdad #2 : Roel

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Superdad #2 : Roel. Today, we meet a Dutch dad, Roel, 39, who tells us everything about his life as a father. This is the second issue of our dads interviews, after French dad Maxence. Roel gives us a very natural and cool vision of fatherhood… I met Roel last summer during Playtime Paris. Roal is quite unconventional :  former banker, he became a business man and set up zizzz, a children’s brand specialised in organic wool linen,  four years ago, after his…