Christmas, Parenting, SwissNic, Travel

A Canadian-Danish Christmas in Switzerland

There’s no snow this year. In fact, it’s expected to be 10 degrees and sunny this afternoon. The great thing about Switzerland though, is that looking out my window I see the Alps across the lake and their peaks are snow-covered – it’s magical and very Christmassy despite the warm weather down here. I have,… Continue reading A Canadian-Danish Christmas in Switzerland

Becoming Swiss, SwissNic

How I Got to Switzerland… Part 4!

PART FOUR, Can I fit in? So apparently not. I am not dressed right. I can tell by the way I have suddenly become invisible. In Canada, the t-shirt and jeans I am now wearing seem to work for me. Dressing up would involve changing the strappy sandals to slight heels and some lipstick. But… Continue reading How I Got to Switzerland… Part 4!

Becoming Swiss, SwissNic

How I got to Switzerland… Part 3!

PART THREE – First impressions… or what crazy thought made me decide to do this?  So I stumble off the plane, jet-lag having started to settle in already (actually I think it may have started on the drive to the airport in Canada) and am greeted by M. DeLestrade who surprisingly looks exactly as I… Continue reading How I got to Switzerland… Part 3!