This so unique Spirit of Travel

…”I was already feeling the familiar thrill of of beginning a journey, the sense of relief that always fills me when I know that I can not be reached, that I am not booked or expected anywhere, that I have no commitment except those created by chance. How wonderful is it to mix with a crowd as an ordinary traveler, free from one’s own role, … Continue reading This so unique Spirit of Travel

LOVE/haTe

Big thanks to Kate of the yummiest Food Blog for the Love/Hate tag! The rules are simple enough: share 10 things we love and 10 we hate and nominate up to 10 blogs to do the same. I love the idea of brainstorming on 10 things I love.. Did you notice that when you are thinking of something positive, that makes you smile, you re instantaneously in … Continue reading LOVE/haTe

My toddler’s words of wisdom on Father’s Day

My Attilas are down to earth and pragmatic. They take that from their Swiss Dad. They are also pretty confident and to the point. Guess they got that from their French Mum. They were in deep conversation about Fathers’ Day this afternoon, and I just overheard the conclusion drawn by my son. I must admit I admire his lucidity. Out of the mouths of babies and … Continue reading My toddler’s words of wisdom on Father’s Day

My 15” Fame: Guess who got the (cheesy?) Versatile Mommy Blogger Award!

“Congrats for the Versatile Mommy Blogger Award!!!” shouted my friend Ann. A “Mommy’s” award? really? doesn’t it sound a bit cheesy to you, honestly?.. You have no idea of all those things that used to sound cheesy in my single years B.C. (Before Children). But the moment the Attilas landed into my life, Cheesy turned into Sweet. “So sweet, so cute, soooo precious”.. yep, this … Continue reading My 15” Fame: Guess who got the (cheesy?) Versatile Mommy Blogger Award!

The kind of 50 shades that gets me really High (3/4)

Are Blue. Like Bantayan… TGIF, TG for so many things… I spent the last 2 weeks running tests and more tests, worrying 24/7 for my health. I am pretty good at worrying, the mere mention of “doctor” already totally freaks me out. Let alone the word “test”. Eventually it all came fine 🙂 As I was playing with the Attilas on the beach, I suddenly realized how … Continue reading The kind of 50 shades that gets me really High (3/4)