Valley of flowers California super bloom

Spring fever in Southern California

Growing up in the countryside of Sweden, I vividly remember picking spring flowers along country roads and forest trails. This year’s super bloom here in Southern California has taken spring flowers to a whole new level. Miles long canyons covered with California Poppies and other native plants have created what looks like a giant impressionist […]

Pine cinnamon star cookies and pine cones

A Porla and Pine Inspired Holiday

What are some of the things that make the Holiday shimmering for you? Personally, aside from getting together with loved ones, giving gifts and decorating are highest on my list of Holiday sparkles. Below are some of my personal tips and ideas, à la Porla and Pine. Personalized “Feel Good” Kits Instead of buying one […]

House in the Swiss Alps

Walking an alpine road

The first destination in our series “Travel Notes” featuring different corners of the world we’ve personally visited, meant to inspire and infuse your day with dreaminess. The Swiss Alps Yellow and white butterflies were playfully dancing in the sky against a backdrop of snow-covered alp tops so tall they almost made me dizzy. I carefully […]

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