Today I’m not writing about textiles or art, but rather about another topic that is important to me: trying to live a more sustainable life… Read More »Need a New Year’s Resolution? Cut Down on Plastic!
This section contains all the blog posts that don’t fit into other categories.
My father passed away in mid March, ripping a huge tear in the fabric of my life. My dad was a true Renaissance man, a… Read More »Farewell to My Dad, The Ultimate Upcycler
We’re a couple of days away from Black Friday, the biggest shopping frenzy of the year. Before you go stand in line in front of… Read More »Be a Conscientious Giver This Holiday Season
When You Die, Everything You Own Turns Into Garbage: The Sad Truth About Tearing Down a Loved One’s Household
I used to think that thoroughly tiding up my house once a year was a pain. Well, I recently discovered that there is one clean-up… Read More »When You Die, Everything You Own Turns Into Garbage: The Sad Truth About Tearing Down a Loved One’s Household
My father in law had always been proud of his house, a three-floors-plus-basement townhouse just outside the old city of Bern, Switzerland. He liked to… Read More »On Objects, Spaces and Memories: A Still-life Portrait of My Late Mother in Law
If you visited my blog before, you might notice it looks somewhat different this time. That’s because earlier in the week I moved it from Blogger… Read More »A New Website: Moving My Blog to WordPress
It’s that time of year again, with Valentine’s Day just around the corner. If you are like me, and I think many of us in… Read More »The Neglected Art of Self Love: Remember to Take Care of Yourself!