Crafting with Kids: Leaf Lantern
November 08, 2018
Living in San Francisco since Milla is four years old, we try to honor German traditions – and one of my favorite celebrations as a child was the lantern procession on St. Martin’s Day. Last year Milla crafted a leaf lantern for our lantern walk. This lantern is also a beautiful decoration for your home and a fun fall project to do with your kids. You can see how we did it here – including all the traps we fell into!
Crafting with Kids: Easter Wreath with washi tape
March 21, 2018
Last weekend (one of these rainy March weekends) Milla and me enjoyed some crafting time at home, making a wreath with Easter eggs. We are both not very patient crafters, so I always choose something really easy to make on one day. I remember that I made a similar wreath when I was in...
DIY Wooden Bead Star for Hanukkah and Christmas
December 15, 2016
I made this star of wooden beads last week and some of my friends and instagram followers asked me for the tutorial. I can already promise upfront, it is very easy if I managed to make it! ;-)
I like the star because it is a beautiful handmade gift for our friends who...
Our homemade christmas gifts
December 22, 2015
Yes, I have really neglected this blog! I had great plans and ideas but since the launch of Over The Ocean only very little time. I am also behind with my Christmas presents this year. So while searching for inspiration on Pinterest I just thought that maybe there...