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    Japan

    Accelerate & Unwind

    We are going back to Japan! We had quite a hard time to decide where to go on our upcoming vacation, but eventually Japan won the race – especially since we found a very affordable…

    April 17, 2016
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    In the Kitchen

    A Year of Good Eating

    Take a look at the bookshelf in my kitchen and you will realise: I have a thing for cook books. With Pinterest, platforms like Food52 and all those great food blogs that are around,…

    April 16, 2016
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    Getaways

    Notre-Dame du Haut

    Last weekend we went on a little road trip to France and visited Notre-Dame du Haut in Ronchamp. The large chapel up on a hill with its large concrete roof that was designed by…

    April 3, 2016
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    In the Kitchen

    Lamb Roast for Easter – or anytime.

    Easter is in full swing and occasionally I wonder if I might like this holiday even more than Christmas. No stress concerning presents, no family obligations, better weather, longer days and four days off! We…

    March 27, 2016
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    A Thought

    #gobacktoblogging

    Blogs become more and more irrelevant – at least that’s what I feel those days when I open my feed reader or head over to Bloglovin to see what others have published. It seems only…

    March 20, 2016
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    A Thought

    100 Day Project

    Last year in April, I attempted to take part in the 100 Day Project by The Great Discontent. The whole thing sounded simple, all you had to do was to chose a medium (pen and…

    March 16, 2016
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    At Home

    The Sideboard Question

    Back in June 2014 we moved into our apartment here in Zurich. Ever since we have been looking for a perfect sideboard for our living room to store glassware, records and half of our…

    March 13, 2016
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    The First Week of March 2016

    The first week of March was mostly grey and cold. There was even some snow. Work kept me busy during the week and on the weekend we had visitors over from Munich for food,…

    March 6, 2016
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    On the Shelf

    For the Love of Reading

    Today marks the 19th annual World Book Day and as an avid reader and former literature student, I want to talk a little bit about reading and give you some book recommendations. Since I was a child…

    March 3, 2016
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    Zurich

    The Lake

    “I will arise and go now, For always night and day I hear lake water lapping With low sounds by the shore; While I stand on the roadway Or on the pavements gray, I…

    February 25, 2016