Caution - "Ausländer" on the Slope
How my ski accident taught me how to overcome - skiing and integrating.
Fastnacht for Beginners
I have lived here for 30 years and I am still learning about this cultural fascination (bordering on fanaticism) with Fastnacht. I don’t know when it starts or finishes. Somebody moves the dates every year!
Sledding in Switzerland
What does sledding have in common with integration?
Fastnacht - Still lots to Learn
"Dekoriert" - Even I know what that means - "Decorated". Maybe I didn't comprehend the entire meaning as my next blooper will Show.
More What Not to Do - Do Not Forget the Finken
The Swiss and their Finken (house shoes). A foreign concept. Let me shine a light on our confusion.
A Broken Bone - Again
Has anyone noticed that I am wearing a cast and have crutches on my logo? Nothing ever changes.
My First Times Summer
It is not what you are thinking. What causes Herr and Frau Swiss to demand change? It's not politics.
Metzgete - Pork "Swiss Style"
A Swiss culinary tradition that celebrates the whole pig.
The Carnival Parade
A foreigners guide to Fastnachtsumzug - Swiss style.