Happy landing in 2016

2015 turned out to be pretty ‘boring’ although challenging in some respects and there were not too many things worth blogging about. The first 3 months were kind of stressful, with Marco having a full blown cluster with his headaches

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Birthdays in Switzerland

SONY SLT-A77V, 1⁄60 sec, f/4, ISO 400

We are exhausted and Marco is still suffering, more and more actually. But, still we decide to take a break from the housing search and fly to Switzerland for 4 weeks! We book the flights, get Gizmo’s health certificate and

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Happy Holidays

SONY SLT-A77V, 1⁄400 sec, f/6.3, ISO 1600

A year full of events, some of which we have covered in our post already, others are following these days, is coming to and end. We did two nice trips with Andrej, one with Astrid in spring and the other

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Back "Home"

SONY SLT-A99V, 1⁄200 sec, f/13, ISO 100

After 4 weeks we say our goodbye again to all our loved ones and head back to the Zurich airport on Wednesday morning. The weather forecast for Chicago is good, so we can expect a hopefully hassle free flight all

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Finally some sunshine

SONY SLT-A99V, 1⁄100 sec, f/9, ISO 100

So far we have only had a few days when it has not been raining or snowing and that’s when we dressed up in our winter clothes and went out for a walk to burn some of the calories we

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Happy Holidays

As in the previous years we are spending Christmas with our families in Switzerland. We left sunny California for rainy, snowy and cold Switzerland on December 10th. The welcome we got from our loved ones was more than compensating for

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Enjoy your flight

The dreaded day has arrived: It’s January 25th and we have to leave again. Since our flight is early afternoon only we have plenty of time to finish packing and help cleaning up in the morning before we all start

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