Happy Holidays and {free downloads}

Hello! Oooo the first of December is around the corner and we are in full holiday swing. This past weekend we have visited our beautiful Christmas Market, drank Glühwein, smelled sugar & cinnamon and tried our luck on the ice-skating rink. It seems that I am the one that needs most practice… but ok, therefore […]


Hello! So many people have asked me how the Dawanda DIY  Evening turned out. Well it was fabulous! Obviously, I get a bit stressed having to explain all these things in my third-language, but clearly everyone understood me well {enough} and I am sure that my eats and treats made up for what I lacked in […]

Holiday Inspiration: Advent Calendar #3 {as seen on Waardevol, Kyknet}

Good morning, last day of Advent Calendar bombardment! For those of you that has been leaving this to the last minute, this calendar is for you… You only need paper packets, glue/double sided tape and the free pdf downloads below to complete this stunning calendar. It’s really easy. Fill you packets, cut out the numbered […]

Holiday Inspiration: Advent Calendar #2 {as seen on Waardevol, Kyknet}

Good morning, I am back again with the ‘how to’ for the second Advent Calendar as shown on Waardevol, Kyknet. This calendar was made out of the beautiful pages of an old catalogue, some vinyl numbers {you can get them here}, bakers twine, washi tape and two old frames. These cute triangular pockets can also […]

Advent Calender 2012 – IN Action

Hello! Thought I would share these pics of my 2012 Advent Calenders in action…so awesome to see the family jump up in the morning full of excitement to see what surprise the countdown brings….  Go to this POST to download your Advent Calendar PDF’s for free! Much Love, Liezel Credit: Photographs taken by myself.

Advent Calender 2012 {Free Stuff!}

Hello! This year I managed to have my Advent Calender ready a whole 10 days earlier than last year, Yay! I collect little gifts though out the year so that I don’t have to rush around for 24 {times two!} gifts last minute. As we celebrate the holidays in the heat and far, far away from […]

Advent Calendar 2011 + Free Printable

One of the beautiful German Christmas Traditions is to count down the days to Christmas with an Advent Calendar. It comes in all shapes and sizes and we also now see them in our shops in cardboard were a little chocolate will await you behind each numbered door. Last year I made one for my […]