In German we call it balcony vacation or UHU, which means around the house. We did activities close to Wil and enjoyed exploring Stefan roots. Here just a few highlights we had. Papi took 2 weeks off and we enjoyed a VIP viewing for the Swiss National day firework in Wil from our balcony. Continue reading
After arrival, we went straight to our temporary flat in Duebendorf. It is literally a stone throw away from Stefan’s office. We liked the practical floorplan and the flat was furnished with all necessities. Our relocation agent showed us about 8 houses/apartments. Continue reading
Well, we knew it will come one day, but our move away from USA only sank after the Xmas holidays. We had to organize our move and Nora stocked up on kids clothes and other necessities that are very expensive in Switzerland. Highlights of the preparation: Continue reading
thanks everybody for coming. Cary and Cathy Zalba gave us a very special gift: a professional photographer attended and did capture our event with friends and our USA family:
We enjoyed the farewell a lot! Kids played with their friends and were very excited about having their fabulous Creative Tots teachers there. Adults enjoyed the time mingling and everybody won a prize at our “can not ship raffle” with goods the movers refused to take.
Good Bye Cincinnati!
We miss you like crazy….
We spent 3 weeks in Wil. Thanks to Uncle Juerg for the program with the kids and it was good to hang out with family and do some day excursions around the Eastern part.
Wir verbrachten 3 Wochen in Wil mit Familie und Freunden. Danke an Onkel Juerg fuer die Programmgestaltung. Wir machten Tagesausfluege in der Region.
The girls flew afterwards to Singapore, in order to have their first Hari Raya with their families….Glad, they could participate in this important holiday.
We celebrated “in between” birthday # 2 and 4 for the girls. An informal afternoon with friends, huge Costco burgers and lots of tal, laughter and play.
Wir feierten die beiden Geburtstage “in der Mitte” mit Freunden, grossen Hamburgen, viel Spass und Spielen.