Category Archives: Creativity

Let Your Inner Voice Emerge

In one way or another each one of us has something to communicate to others that can help or inspire them. Each one of us has his or her own inner voice. Do you have access to your own personal … Continue reading

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Do Them Yourself!

It is such a pity when the Holiday Season triggers more stress than necessary. All the Christmas cards we have to write, all the gifts we need to buy – and then perhaps even celebrating with far too many people … Continue reading

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Easy & Exquisite

You can stand in the kitchen preparing a nice meal for hours, and it can be absolutely worth it. But sometimes, if you get just the right ingredients, you can create something so easy, and yet so delicious in a … Continue reading

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Knittomania

When it’s summer my wish to knit is normally zero and my knitting projects rest peacefully in their big rattan basket. But this year I attacked a new project in the middle of August – a pillow case. It’s a … Continue reading

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Green, Greener, the Greenest

Already as a child, my favourite colour was green. When us siblings were to choose among different colours, my older brother chose red, my younger blue and I went for green. And green has stayed with me through the years: during … Continue reading

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Rain Makes Me Look Closer

While people in northern Europe have enjoyed ice creams on the beach and needed hats against the sun, here in the Alps we’ve had one of the rainiest spring periods ever. Day after day stuck in the clouds and more … Continue reading

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Conquering My Garden

When I moved into this house a good year ago, with it came my first garden. True, our childhood home had a big garden, but I didn’t really care much about it, except as a playground or lawns to sunbathe. … Continue reading

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Heavenly Nutty Chocolate

Whenever I have guests over for coffee or tea I never bake cookies or cakes: that’s just not really my thing (except for French style fruit-tarts in Summer). Buying something ready-made isn’t my thing either, so I go for a … Continue reading

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Instagram Inspiration

Being a bit old-fashioned I’m not very much into social media. I left Facebook some years ago: too much private information about people I hardly knew (ex colleagues, old class-mates, friends of friends) and too much advertising. Well, when I … Continue reading

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Soft Lips

You could say I’m a bit addicted to lip balm. During many years I have been trying out dozens of different brands to find the one I really liked. I ended up with quite an expensive ecologic German lip balm … Continue reading

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