short materinty leave on a tree for 2

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Hi everyone.
Exiting moments!
We are expecting our little baby girl to join our treehouse crew pretty soon.

But no worries, I prepared some posts in advance and keep you updated what we did the last couple of weeks. Since christmas Martin, my family and a lot of our friends worked like crazy to get most of the biggest tasks done before we are a little family of 3!
So no worries you’ll be updated about our little girl but also about all the things we did so far in the treehouse!

photos by our super talented friend Anja Kaufmann. Thank you girl!

 

running water

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Last weekend was a truly happy one for us. Our plumber was on location to install all the tapware and water supply stuff. He worked really fast and got our bathroom installed as well as the kitchen (water and gas-fired hob) as well as the L O O !
Yes! We are a 21st century household with the possibility to now pass water without leaving the house. (which comes in oh-so-handy if you are 27 weeks pregnant and you feel like peeing every 2 minutes!)
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I’ll do a detailed post about our beautiful bathroom (and the vanity) as soon as possible. so stay tuned..

 

roadtrip

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We took a short break and a weekend off our renovation timeline to visit Anja and her family in Vorarlberg.
We’ve been there during Easter and we loved it. So when Anja invited us to come and celebrate with her the release of her beautiful self-published magazine SOI we didn’t hesitate and packed our bags!
The weather was perfect and so was the release party!
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The location was an organic farm called Vetterhof. They’ve prepared a hay-barn cinema and disco and they served delicious soups made by Anjas partner-in-crime Ulli and her team of the Elfenküche in Dornbirn.
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Congrats Anja and Ulli, you did a great job!
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We had a great time at the Vetterhof and in Vorarlberg! Unfortunately we had to leave the next day.
Before that we did a little (baby)bump contest in front of a wooden shingled wall. (I think I won!)
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I totally looking forward to come back! (and I think my boys do too!)
And you know what, we need to come back anyway … because we are planning to cover one wall of the nursery with those cute wooden “ruffle” shingles. Unfortunately, those where sold out at the moment. So we are going to collect a few square meters of them some time soon … as soon as we have a wall to cover. (maybe we should start with the essensials first before we buy the decoration!… story of my life..)

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Thank you Vroni, Anja, Karl-Heinz and Nini for your heartwarming welcome. Everytime we visit it feels like coming home!