I was strolling around near Ponte Vecchio one hot summer day when I came across the quaint paper shop Il Papiro. While browsing about, a sales person approached me and said, “Come. I’ll show you something.” Curious, I followed him to the back of the store. The room was ladened with paper in different sizes, [...]
January and February have always been hectic workwise. Each year has been the same: late nights, weekends, and long days spent sitting in front of the computer, typing away and responding to 10,000 e-mails. But, hey, I can’t complain. I enjoy what I do and always feel a sense of accomplishment each time I finish [...]
Until my next post … take care!
I mostly buy organic produce in the supermarket. That’s one of the great things in Switzerland, there’s a wide variety of locally grown organic food. While I also regularly use a few organic and natural beauty products from Caudalie (lip conditioner), L’Occitane (100% shea butter and Aromachologie products) and Bamford (shower gel), my bathroom still [...]
Though far from stylish, my former tiny Samsonite trolley was a great travel companion for almost a decade. It was practical, sturdy and amazingly spacious despite its miniature size. It accompanied me around the world. But our relationship came to an end in early 2011. Old age, in mass-produced suitcase years, took its toll and [...]