Storing baby gear in the bathroom

March 7th, 2014
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Before Mr. Niklas was born, we wanted to get shelving installed in our bathroom. It’s a good thing we did, too. Is it just me or is this space entirely taken over by baby gear?

You might remember this picture. We marked the walls with painters tape. Life kicked in, and that tape sat there for a while.

Until this happened.

Our favorite part is the drawers. They hold baby clothes, diapers, and random baby gear. The bottom drawer holds clothes in the next size up. That way we’re always ready for that early morning diaper change when it seems quite impossible to get Niklas into his suddenly too short pants.

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Working with baby

March 3rd, 2014
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As we kick off a whole new month, I figured the best start would be getting myself organized in the office. (And maybe a haircut is needed, too!)

Before Niklas was born, Martin and I never really had to think about work life balance at the airport. Everything just kind of blurred together. We worked when we wanted. When a pilot flew in, we could stop and chat. Or if the weather was too tempting, we could head out for a day of skiing or a flight ourselves.

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3 Simple Autumn Table Settings

November 25th, 2013
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“What are some things you and Martin want to do before you become parents?” a good friend asked me earlier this month.

I paused and thought about what our friends with kids always miss. “I’d like a couple of quiet, slow dinners at home,” I said.

Her face began to glow as she pulled open our pantry door. “Let’s make them extra special, then!”

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