28 Nov 2012

Counting the Days

Not long now and it is finally here: December 1st. Advent is my absolute favourite time of the year and you will be getting a lot of Christmas related blog posts from me for the next few weeks (I hope you don't mind). I love the season's bakery, decorations, smells and festive moods. Since I was a little child, my Mum has (hand-) made Advent Calendars for me and my brothers every single year and since Joe got one for me this year - see here - I will be making one for him, too. Above is my inspiration (links and references can be found on my Winter Pinterest Board) and the actual making-of will follow next week.

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  1. I adore all of the DIY advent calendars on Pinterest! I thought it was a new thing but it is so sweet that your mom has been making her own every year!

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    1. Advent calendars have huge tradition in Germany! You can obviously always get regular chocolate or paper ones, but from when I was quite little, my friends and I only had hand made ones. I love it :)

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