Fun With Fun Foam Flowers

While experimenting with my glue gun dolls, things didn’t work out and the dolls got stuck and would not come out of the mold. The only thing that did come out was the head. So instead of throwing it out, I just figured an new way to use it. I had made flowers from ‘fun […]

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Inspirado

Inspirado is Esperanto for inspiration. In this section I have gathered all kinds of inspirational articles, quotes and links to authors and books. I hope you find them as uplifting as I do. I have always collected quotes and find them very inspirational and am happy to share them. I have also added information about […]

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Museum Night Zurich

Over 30 museums and galleries will be opening their doors from 7pm until the early hours on September 4th in Zurich. Once a year, the Long Night of the Museums invites old and young to embark on a voyage of …

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Zum Guten Glück

Guesthouse “Zum Guten Glück” in Zurich is heaven for any minimalist traveler. Located in one of the most happening neighborhoods of Zurich, the stylish guesthouse is particularly suited to visitors who want to experience Zurich close up. It offers a …

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Sylvain Aebischer

Swiss Sylvain Aebischer drew inspiration from a childhood game, a game to improve, understand and handle basic shapes for this amazingly beautiful modular tableware. It’s composed of the 3 geometrical shapes square, circle and triangle. A beauty, no? Manufactured by …

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Swiss Postbus

We here at HowdyHeidi love Diccon Bewe’s Swiss Trivia category over on his blog called Swiss Watching. One of his latest posts about the Postbus gave me a warm fuzzy feeling. Switzerland’s trains may get all the press but the …

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foldschool

foldschool is a collection of free cardboard furniture for kids, handmade by you. The downloadable patterns can be printed out with any printer. Follow the instructions and assemble a stable piece of furniture. Foldschool supports craftsmanship as a face-to-face approach …

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Images Festival Vevey

The visual arts festival Images is the first open-air photography festival of Switzerland. It produces every two years unseen monumental photography exhibitions in the streets of Vevey; it also proposes numerous exhibitions in various locations dedicated to image and introduces …

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Swiss Historic Hotels

Switzerland is full of historic hotels, guest houses and restaurants. Many of these Swiss cultural and historical treasures have until recently lain hidden away. History meant dusty, old, out of fashion. For a few years now, an increasing number of …

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Soldier’s Story

I came across this article in a newsgroup and thought this gave a different perspective to being a soldier and posted it on my old site on September 25/2007. A Soldier’s StoryGaia/Mother Earth through Pepper Lewis – 2007 Dear Readers, I am grateful to the young man whose words appear below for allowing me to […]

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