Really Simple Lemonade

Really Simple Lemonade

This week have been scorchingly hot. With temperatures reaching up to 38ºc we have been trying all sort to keep refreshed and watered. My six year old had a brilliant idea to make a lemonade stand outside the house.  Being in the country is not the best location for his little…
Review: Birchbox Summer Subscription Box

Review: Birchbox Summer Subscription Box

I headed for the UK about three weeks ago, on my return trip I left all my make up behind. Damn those airport rules and their separate see through bags! I knew that one of these days that was going to happen. I only realise when I reached the security point…
Momiji Keyring Prize thanks to Momiji

Momiji Keyring Prize thanks to Momiji

I can't really remember what got me in to Momiji in the first place, but from what I can recall my little obsession started about seven years ago.   I've always been into the Japanese kawaii (cute) stuff since I was little, and growing up in the Philippines, Sanrio and San-X were the…
A weekend getaway in Valencia

A weekend getaway in Valencia

The stress of work have been taking over our lives lately, for the past few months it seems like that the husband and I hardly have time to do anything together. I guess one of the best thing about living in Spain is that we do have a social life and…
Unexpected benefits of living in Spain

Unexpected benefits of living in Spain

It's been a pretty normal week, nothing out of the ordinary apart from the other half leaving me solo with the boys while he took a trip to the States. Not an unusual situation, but this is the first time he has gone away since we started living in Spain.…
Stylish Summer Glasses from ASOS

Stylish Summer Glasses from ASOS

Summer is finally here, and one thing I learned last year was to invest in some good sunglasses. Not only they are an absolute necessity, but they also make you look pretty cool and hide those heavy eye bags on early morning school runs! Everyone here wears them.  Indoors, outdoors,…
Reasons why I love Valencia

Reasons why I love Valencia

I never thought before moving here that I would embrace the country and culture as openly as I have.  We knew that moving to a different country will involve many ups and downs and difficulties, specially when you move with children, but somehow, now, on our approach to our second…