Helicopters are mechanical dragonflies

Imagine, you are sitting in a park on a really soft meadow, the sun sparkles through the leaves of the tree above you, in front of you is a river with twinkling water, the wind is warm and full of flower scent, you are eating some fresh fruit and reading a touching story... and then you hear a really ...

Pigs in Berlin

A few days ago, Bea and I had a photo session in Berlin. That means we went through Berlin´s parks and took photos of every beautiful place, thing or being. On our way we found this magical lake: It is in the middle of the Tiergarten (a huge park in Berlin) and when you stand in front of this ...

Sometimes less is more

A week without an adventure? Humans are really interesting: they are sooooo big, do a lot of impressive things, like driving cars or building skyscrapers and are able to imagine moments in the future... until they have a cold. Little mini tiny things (bacteria) are able to knock out a huge human... ...

Adventures in Berlin´s underground trains

Why are some people so mean? Two days ago, Bea and I were in Berlin underground trains. There are always different types of people. Sometimes, there are homeless people asking for some money or food, or business people who frowningly read their phones. Sometimes, there are giggling teenagers or laughing ...

Trixilie and King Kong

A huge monkey is the King of all Kongs? I often write that Bea and I have walks, but this is not the only thing we do. We also visit museums, markets (food markets and flea markets), theatres, ... and sometimes I hide myself in Bea´s pocket, when she meets her friends - then I am an undercover fairy ...

The Mount Mash Potato

This week was a great summer week in Berlin. So Bea and I were a lot in different parks. While Bea drew new colouring recipes, I discovered the parks and the people. Most of them ate ice cream, lay in the grass, played soccer or talked a lot about boring things - but two men talked about a Mountain ...

Onion Rosemary Muffins

A great combination of onion and rosemary   Ingredients for 12 muffins: 300g of spelt flour 225ml of soy milk or rice milk 3 (red) onions 2 tbsp. of oil 100ml of oil 1 garlic clove 1 tsp. of chopped rosemary 1 tsp. of baking soda 1 tbsp. (apple) vinegar 2 tsp. ...

Trixilie the blueberry lion

This week was full of adventures. But the best adventure of all was being a lion :) Have you ever played safari? I played it for the very first time This week. Bea´s flat is close to Berlin Zoo. We often go for walks together and one of our walking routes crosses the zoo. On the facade of the zoo ...

Fussy eater game – flavour researcher (hidden veggies)

This game is especially for fussy eaters, who have only one favourite meal which they always want to eat. So, if your child only wants to eat pasta with tomato sauce, chips, pizza or muffins and refuses (almost) any other food, here is a playful way to expand your child´s diet - WITHOUT a lot of ...

fussy eater game – Eat Colours

Eat colours is a really simple game. Your child chooses one colour: "Today, we will eat just green/white/yellow..." and for the whole day they look for fruit and vegetables in this colour. It is an easy way to eat fruit and vegetables. For example, your child chooses green, so you and your child eat ...