After having been living in the Stockholm region now for the second time in my life, but this time around with my own young children, I have become increasingly familiar with the wonder & diversity of parks & playgrounds here. These public spaces have, as they do for many families everywhere,Continue Reading

On our recent visit to Berlin, I knew we had to visit at least one ‘Eltern Kind Cafe‘.  I love these concepts- cafes with areas for children to play while parents relax with their coffee & coffee.  Our recent visit to Germany’s capital was brief so I really wanted toContinue Reading

    For Christmas this year we took a Tallink Silja cruise from Stockholm to Tallinn.  I was happily surprised by the fun atmosphere, design & cleanliness of the children’s playroom on board the Victoria Tallink.  Our son generally thrills at the entire experience of being on board a greatContinue Reading

One thing I love now traveling as a mom with my young son? Less toys to clean up. When we moved to Sweden earlier this year we downsized. A lot. At the time we had been living in a 5 bedroom house (or as someone called it a “mansion apartment”Continue Reading

On family summer trips to Malmö when I was younger, there were always ritual visits to Lilla Torg, where we would enjoy a pizza at the corner pizzeria and walk around the cobblestone square. As I grew older, I recall visits to the Form/Design Center,  located in a historic & atmospheric formerContinue Reading