Just before Christmas we found ourselves poised for a moment on top of a beautiful Swiss mountain. The sun had burst from the sky and swept its warmth down over Lac Lucerne. There were few others around. It was a simple thing really, just a morning’s skiing, but it felt so indulgent because it was … Read moreKing for a day!
Yesterday I took delivery of ten little pigs! Five were covered in an unmistakably rich pink sugary icing and the others were made from a sweet dough with plump raisins for their eyes and nose. They were gifts from our thoughtful Swiss and German neighbours, meant to impart good luck to those who eat them…and … Read moreTen Little Pigs