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Feel-good music

Amidst all the empty lyrics and the sex-talk and the booty-shaking (though we don't necessarily always mind the latter), there seems to be a new type of music emerging: the really honest, feel-good, … [Read More...]

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OOTW: easy summer day outfit

There is no doubt: summer has finally hit Zurich. With temperatures reaching above 30 degrees Celsius, this week had everyone putting away their coats and long-sleeve shirts, and reaching for … [Read More...]

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Next up… Veneto!

We are off to Italy again, in the morning. The excuse (I don't need one, but hubby does ;-) ): our friends Martina and Jay are getting married! in beautiful Treviso, nonetheless. I am really … [Read More...]

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Of castles and kings. But mostly castles.

Or rather, one specific castle. We take most of our trips as a family, so I always try to include places that the girls might find interesting. They love traveling so it’s not hard to keep them entertained, but there are some things I know will elicit a tad more excitement, and on top of that list […]

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A taste of Trentino Alto-Adige

My friend and fellow travel blogger Katja, founder of Skimbako,  recently shared a question she got during an interview: “How many countries have you visited?” It seems like a fair question to ask a passionate traveler, particularly one whose blog and/or business actually revolves around travel.  But Katja observed that though she travels constantly, her country count isn’t […]

Loving it!

Loving it!

Current favorites from travel, fashion, interior decor, food, and more.

Event Alert: Women’s Expo 2014 in Zurich!

In an effort to support and encourage women’s entrepreneurial efforts, mompreneur and fellow expat Lisa Chuma came up with an idea: why not organize an event that focuses on showcasing all those small businesses? And so the Women’s Expo was born. And this year’s event is just around the corner! What: an indoor fair featuring […]

Shopping for Mom: a cheat sheet :-)

The Mom list

Mother’s Day is coming up, and most of us have either been dropping hints, or crossing our fingers that our significant other and kids look at our wishlist. Me, all I want for Mother’s Day (or most days, frankly) is flowers and a trip somewhere, and I already got that, with three trips I am very excited […]

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Pinspiration: Kitchen decor

Unlike most people I know, I don’t want a big house. I am perfectly happy living in a flat, as long as I like it. Our flat is not huge, but it has wooden floors, two bathrooms, a nice-sized living room and lots of light. Those are my basic requirements. Also a basic requirement: a […]