Downright Me

A crafter's journal

Confession of a Lake Lover

Knitted Knockers

I just finished my first pair of knitted knockers and I want to continue knitting more in all sizes. How did I get this idea? Since we moved to Zürich I am looking for ways to keep myself busy. So... Continue Reading →


Ice, Ice, Baby

Who says museums are boring?

I always liked museums, even as a kid, but of course there are really great ones and those that bore you to tears. Find out how much fun a visit to a museum can be.

A Walk in the snow

A short story about snow, milk dispensers and views

The costs of living

How the costs of living after our move to Switzerland make me rethink my consumer behaviour.

Of Tickets and Icicles

How buing a bus ticket has a big impact on my look on life.

Christmas is over, the move is done but there is still lots of stuff to do. We decided not to spend too much money on furniture. We  bought most of our new things at IKEA, which meant putting together closets... Continue Reading →

Moving day has finally come. Since yesterday our belongings are being packed. Today the last boxes will be filled, the last pieces of furniture will be disassembled. We are glad that we decided not to pack everything ourselves, instead we... Continue Reading →

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