Category Archives: Home

Happy Holidays!

Two weeks of relaxed holidays. Time for family & friends. Carefully selected, favourite food, prepared with extra love and care. Long walks, all wrapped up in hats and shawls. Evenings with flickering fires, long conversations, good books and mulled wine. … Continue reading

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Story of a Name Sign

In my region of Switzerland many houses have names. I find it a lovely habit to give your house a name and thereby adding to its personality. Once upon a time in a small Swiss village there was a little … Continue reading

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A Sunny Guesthouse

As a flash it comes – far too quickly – our long longed for mountain summer. Of course, all sharply defined seasons up here are wonderful, but summer is …. Pure Paradise. That is why family and friends all want … Continue reading

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Warmed by the Fire

In the main living area of my cottage the only heating source is a fireplace. Unfortunately it is too large for the room’s proportions, so it’s not easy to keep up a modest fire that does not turn the place … Continue reading

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Invest in What’s Important

Since I revised my life, moved up the mountain and found my little house, my home has really become my castle. When I first saw this little chalet I helplessly fell in love with it! It wasn’t conquered that easily, … Continue reading

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Village Life

After one and a half year up in my little village, suddenly I notice that I really feel at home. That feeling is not related to my house or the surroundings (where I settled in directly after moving here) but has … Continue reading

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Free Inner and Outer Spaces

Where I live should reflect who I am. I want my need for inner peace to be reflected by a harmonious, uncluttered home. I’m not striving for Japanese purity, but I need free surfaces. Alas, I am still attached to … Continue reading

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