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Sunday, 24 June 2012

More Midsummer Down Under

The Swedish celebrations - a good excuse for me to bring out some of my treasures

Traditional folk dance

Colourful table cloth

Swedish folk art - kurbits 

A variety of costumes from different parts of Sweden


Our kids playing at the kitchen table

A future interior decorator?!
Like mummy - like daughter lol

My lil'helper... is making everything pretty again!

Whatever Wednesday - Momma Hen's Coop

Open House Party - No Minimalist Here
Share Your Cup Thursday - Have a Daily Cup From Mrs. Olson
Vintage Thingie Thursday - The Coloradolady
Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop - Katherine's Corner
Tablescape Thursday - Between Naps on The Porch
Creative Things Thursday - The Vintage Farmhouse
Treasure Hunt Thursday - From My Front Porch To Yours
Pearls and Lace Thursday - Faith Grace and Crafts

Home Sweet Home - The Charm of Home
Air Your Laundry Friday - Freckled Laundry
Simple and Sweet Fridays - Rooted in Thyme
Fridays Unfolded - Stuff and Nonsense
Inspiration Friday - At The Picket Fence
Vintage Inspiration Friday - Common Ground
Feathered Nest Friday - French Country Cottage
Show and Tell Friday - My Romantic Home
 Flaunt it Friday - Chic On A Shoestring Decorating
Freedom Fridays - My Turn (for us)
Frugal Friday - The Shabby Nest
Color Connection - Kids e-Connection

Saturday Show Off - The Rosegarden in Malevik
Sat Nite Special - Funky Junks Interior
Say G'day Saturday - Natasha in Oz

Make sure you visit some of these parties for amazing inspiration!


  1. Delightful scenes of a family tradition being kept alive for future generations.
    Happy SS.

  2. Your little ones are so adorable! I have some ceramic tiles with Swedish folk dancing scenes like yours that I inherited from my grandmother. I am of Swedish heritage too.

    Susan and Bentley

  3. I am your newest GFC follower. Love for you to follow back and stop by Naptime Review. Hosting a Mom's Monday Mingle now. love for you to link up.

  4. Your table looks so festive. Cute, cute children! They're having fun.
    Mary Alice

  5. First of all the kids are simply adorable. I love the Swedish touches to the table. Thank you so much for joining our party. If you don't mind please link up again. We were having technical problems this morning.


  6. Your little ones are adorable! Love all your traditional decorations and how fun that you let the kids play with them--great way to build memories!
    Thanks so much for linking up to Share the Love Wednesday!

  7. Thanks for the tour of part of your home. Enjoyed seeing some of the things from your country. Your little helper is precious.

  8. What a darling little helper! Love your pretty tablecloth.

  9. Your children are so adorable!

    Love your tablecloth, so much fun. I have a red candle holder like yours but I've never seen a white one before.

    Happy VTT!

  10. Your helper is Adorable with a capital A. I love that you are teaching them about your roots. the tablecloth is lovely!! xo marlis

  11. Oh Pernilla your little helper is a little doll. Moments like these will be cherished memories forever. It is wonderful that your children can learn of your Swedish Heritage. I loved this post. Thanks for sharing with Share Your Cup.


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