The Migratory Mum

The Migratory Mum

Yesterday, I woke up at the crack of dawn, made lunch, schlepped across Zurich for my 10 year old son’s German class, schlepped all the way back home, dropped my son off, picked up my daughter and travelled all the way across again in order to attend Durga Pujo - the Bengali/East Indian iteration of [...]

The Minimalist Mompreneur: how to juggle a home, business, and family life.

The Minimalist Mompreneur: how to juggle a home, business, and family life.

By Helena Zachariassen, Home EditorSunday, May 9th is Mother's Day, both here in Switzerland as well as in many other countries worldwide. If you're a mom yourself, you know how unique a mother's love is. There is nothing like it. Parenting is the greatest gift of all, and the biggest challenge of a lifetime. Playing [...]

5 Tips on how to master the skill of speaking in German

5 Tips on how to master the skill of speaking in German

Today on the blog, we have Anna Pastrikos, sharing the second article of her series on learning German on My Swiss Story. If you have read my last article, you will remember that I gave you an overview of the 4 sub-skills that you need in order to learn any language - including German. Now [...]