Swiss Life, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Traveling

CERVO Mountain Boutique Resort in Zermatt

This past week I had the opportunity to have a girls' get-away to Zermatt and really enjoyed our stay at CERVO Moutain Boutique Hotel. Posh, yet charming, this hotel combines luxury and comfort. The Matterhorn is Switzerland’s most iconic mountain and the backdrop to the hotel. Cervo offers chalets with a variety of rooms: from… Continue reading CERVO Mountain Boutique Resort in Zermatt

Mountains, Swiss Life, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Traveling

Quick 3-day Itinerary for Switzerland (Swiss Alps)

Many people reach out to me looking for advice on visiting Switzerland, in-particular the Swiss Alps. I have created an easy itinerary of what I would recommend on your first visit to Switzerland. If you have more time, of course, I would recommend visiting so much more of Switzerland. But if it is just the… Continue reading Quick 3-day Itinerary for Switzerland (Swiss Alps)

Christmas, Swiss Life, Switzerland, Traveling

Winter wonderland in Lugano

Lugano may not have snowcapped trees but it definitely has its share of a winter wonderland. It is hard not to to embrace the Christmas spirt in this quaint city. The Christmas market begins with the lighting of the Christmas tree in the main square of Piazza Reforma and continues throughout the New Year. (2018… Continue reading Winter wonderland in Lugano

Swiss Life, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Traveling


  We finally got to see a Swiss tradition that we have been wanting to experience for years.   In the springtime the cows are taken up the mountains to graze for the summer. Then, at the end of summer, the Swiss farmers bring their cows back down from mountains. It is called the Alpabzug.  Not… Continue reading Alpabzug

Our family travels, Swiss Life, Switzerland


Wow, somehow time has escaped me. Don't ask me where, I wouldn't be able to say. But now it's   time for low-quality-blog-catch-up.  Mainly for the sake of my family, it may only prove to be entertaining to the grandparents. So all others be warned or stop reading now. Back in December before the cold insanely… Continue reading Weihnachtsmarkt

Swiss Life, Switzerland

Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate & Cheese

    This past weekend I overindulged in chocolate along with the rest of my family.  We visited The Callier Chocolate Factory which is every kids dream (and chocolate lovers).A chocolate factory with all you can stuff.your.face.with chocolate. Yum! The factory just opened  in April and was by far the best Chocolate factory we have… Continue reading Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate & Cheese

Our family travels, Swiss Life, Switzerland

Planes, Trains & Automobiles

The beauty of living in Switzerland is you don't need a car. Last week we hopped on a bus across the street from our house, which took us to the train station in our town...... Where we took the train to the Zurich Airport and............ Hopped on a plane........ T hat took us to Spain.… Continue reading Planes, Trains & Automobiles