Rauhnächte

  A very old and mystic tradition, which is given special attention in many European countries, are the 12 holy nights around the turn of the year also called the Rauhnächte. . Rauhnächte begins on Christmas Day (December 25th) and ends with the Feast of the...

The place we call home

In the dictionary “home” is described as the place where one lives permanently, esp. as a member of a family or household. I don’t really agree with that, I think multiple places, and some may be far away from where we are, can be home. I’ve been here in Switzerland...

Soul Food

Think for a moment of a food from your past, one that makes you feel great after you eat it for no specific reason. Maybe it is macaroni and cheese, slow-simmered tomato sauce, ice cream cones or potato pancakes. Eating comfort foods can be incredibly healing, even...