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Virtue……otherwise known as catching up with the chaos!

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

It’s a public holiday here in Zürich today  – for Ascension Day – and without trying I have five days in a row off work and one child less (he’s away at scout camp – and it’s raining :-0). There are no plans beyond a couple of runs and friends coming for dinner…..five days pretty […]


Sunday, May 5th, 2013

of warm summer days and pottering in the garden of my next quilt….which I think is probably going to be a pineapple quilt, something I’ve wanted to make for years and which will use up the entire laundry basket full of scraps that I’ve accumulated over the last 25 years or so. of my next […]

May 1st

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

It’s a public holiday today in Switzerland. I guess the socialists will have been protesting and smashing windows in Zürich again – it’s workers day – and somehow they feel the need to protest against the injustice in the working environment in Switzerland. Crazy really in a country that is incredibly well regulated and functions […]