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Tried & Tested: Goodness Gracious Foods

We’re back with another “Tried & Tested” post, where we give you the low-down...
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Forestland

A classic family haunt facing the Lac de Divonne, Forestland might be nothing new under the...
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La Belle Saison

Nestled at the heart of a luxuriant park near the river Arve, Villa Bernasconi is...
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Easter at PAKOMUZé 2014

The 9th edition of “PâKOMUZé” is back this year to keep us & our little...
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Fi-Fon-Fan: Festival des Enfants

The 9th edition of the Festival International du Film Oriental de Genève, running from the...
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What’s On in April 2014

Spring is finally here to stay and the list of events in Geneva, Vaud and...
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A Ribambelle Birthday

Last week we celebrated my middle son’s birthday and – for the second year...
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This Book Is Made for Walking

Now that spring has officially sprung, how would you like to discover Geneva’s loveliest...
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New English Playgroup

There is a new English language playgroup in town for little ones aged 2...
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Little Bird Pilates

If you’ve been wanting to give Pilates a try without the long-term commitment that...
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Pizza for Two?

You know the exhilarating feeling you get when a family member/trusted friend offers to...
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Let’s Go To Deauville!

Swiss ethical brand L’Asticot have just launched their new 2014 spring/summer collection, inspired by the vintage...
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Meet Petit Toi

Alejandra is the mumpreneur behind Petit Toi in Lausanne, a design shop for children which opened...
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Parc Pré Vert Reopens

Perched high on the hills of Bougy-Villars (VD) and bedecked with the most spectacular...
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Indoor Playcentres

Considering we still have so many rainy days ahead of us, I reckoned a...
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Les Recyclables

With its 11,000 books, healthy plats du jour and relaxed atmosphere, Les Recyclables is one of our...
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More Birthday Tips

My middle son’s birthday is coming up soon (panic!) and this means I’ve been...
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Snake, Rattle & Roll

As my boys are currently going through a snakes phase while their little sister...
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Cool Party Kits

Is your child’s birthday coming up soon? Are you thinking of organizing the party...
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Cézanne for Families

A fantastic new exhibition will be opening at the Vallée de la Jeunesse in Lausanne on...
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Kings of the Burger World

What great news for all hamburger-lovers and those of us feeling an insatiable craving...
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All Aboard

This weekend the little pirates & I spent a lovely Sunday afternoon at the Musée...
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Au Coeur Des Grottes

Tucked away in a quiet street in the heart of Geneva’s Les Grottes neighbourhood, Au...
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A Summer Terrace With a View

I have been thinking about my favourite cafés in Geneva for a while, compiling...
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Brunch in the Sun

The summer weather we were all waiting for has finally arrived, so what better...
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Butterfly World

Papillon was the first French word my little girl said, shortly followed by maman!...
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Swiss Style Fish & Chips

The family and I came across the Restaurant la Nautique in Nyon a few weeks ago,...
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Les Enfants Terribles

Les Enfants Terribles in Geneva is one of the city’s coolest design boutiques & bar-cafés....
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Swiss Museum of Games

Housed in a beautiful 13th century castle and surrounded by an outdoor games trail as...
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Organic Fruit with a Local Accent

One of the things I missed the most when we first moved to Geneva...
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Creaviva Children’s Museum

Paul Klee is without a doubt one of Switzerland’s best loved artists of all...
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How to Choose the Right School in Geneva

If you’re planning to settle in Geneva with your family, chances are that education...
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Sunday Survival Guide

It is one of the first things you will hear from other expats when...
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Birthday Planning Tips

At one point or another, we’ve all been thrown into a frenzy by the scary prospect...
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Sunday Brunch with Kids

When it’s too cold and rainy to enjoy a family stroll but not cold...
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Playtime in Nyon

Last Saturday we came across this fantastic playground in Nyon. It faces the lake...
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The French Village of Pérouges

We came across the French village of Pérouges on our way to Lyon a couple of years ago:...
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As Easy as Tu or Vous

The use of ‘tu’ and ‘vous’ adds to the difficulty of the French language....
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The Medieval Village of Yvoire

If you’re looking for new places to discover near Geneva this summer, look no...
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Geneva for Free

We’ve all heard the bleak refrain that usually accompanies the mention of living in...
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Have Baby, Will Fly

Nothing is guaranteed to test your parenting skills to the limit as air travel...
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