Archive for January, 2015

What’s On in February 2015

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From skiing with the tiddlers to enjoying a delish family Sunday brunch, we’ve posted our favourite tips for a great family weekend in and around Geneva, Vaud and nearby France, not to mention all the ideas you can find in our post on how to survive those sleepy winter Sundays (…free ice-skating anyone?). We had to wait a fair bit for it, but now that we have plenty of snow, what about taking the little ones for some […]

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Home Decor at Maisons du Monde

And one for the tomboys. Photo ©

We’ve already mentioned in our previous post about furniture stores in Geneva, Vaud and nearby France that Maisons du Monde were about to open a brand new store in Etoy (VD). Now that it’s finally here and looking absolutely fab, we felt some pics were in order! You’ll find the new Maisons du Monde – Etoy right next to Micasa and Hornbach in the zone industrielle (motorway exit Aubonne, follow signs for Etoy […]

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Gloria Golf Resort


You might think that a post about a family resort in Turkey isn’t particularly relevant to this blog but if you’re anything like me and find it hard to get back into the swing of things after the Xmas holidays, thinking ahead to the spring/summer holidays can sometimes do the trick when suffering from a severe bout of the January blues. Needless to say, this is NOT a sponsored post. We […]

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Flexa Children’s Furniture Giveaway


How about kicking off the new year with a fantastic online giveaway? Thanks to Flexa children’s furniture we are delighted to offer you the following giveaway, open to all our readers in Switzerland, the UK and mainland Europe. ***THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED – ENTRIES WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED*** You can read more about the latest Flex Play range in our previous post, these great modern designs are guaranteed to look fab […]

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A Cut Above

The full view shot I didn't manage! Photo © Les Ateliers ChicTifs, Gland (VD).

Last year I was looking for a hairdresser for my 3 children when a friend recommended ChicTifs in Gland (VD). Since then, we’ve been a few times to get the little ones’ heads looking nice & neat and happy to say we’ve never looked back. They recently renovated the entire salon and kitted up a great kids area with bean bags, large blackboards with coloured chalks, TVs, toys and books so, when […]

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What’s On in January 2015

Fête de la raquette au téléphérique du Salève

Still recovering from ringing in the new year with friends and family? Same here, hence the late posting of our usual “what’s on” (apologies for that!). January is usually a slow start for everyone, so please remember to check our listings regularly as we will be adding new events every week. Find more info about family-friendly brunches in our post “Sunday brunch with kids” or book your little one’s ski lessons to […]

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