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SPOIL THE MAN/DAD IN YOUR LIFE


FATHER’S DAY 2018 IN GENEVA by Chené Koscielny and Vivian Holding   Father’s Day doesn’t appear to get nearly as much attention in Geneva or Switzerland for that matter as Mother’s Day. We just don’t think that’s fair! How about cutting dad some slack this Father’s Day on 3rd of June 2018 in Geneva with some of our suggestions to…

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STOCK THE FRIDGE MINDFULLY


LE BOCAL LOCAL  GENEVA’S FIRST ZERO WASTE GROCERY STORE by Kelly Marcisz   Want to shop more mindfully and reduce your eco-footprint? We test Geneva’s very first zero-waste grocery store where you can buy non-packed, healthy and local staples, including mind-blowing home-made chocolate spread! Le Bocal Local is an inspiring non-profit organisation co-founded two years ago by Annie Benjamin and…

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A DRINK WITH A VIEW


BEST LAKESIDE BARS/CAFÉS IN GENEVA by Chené Koscielny and Vivian Holding   Nothing better than sipping on your bubbly or cocktail overlooking the lake on a sultry summer’s evening (or afternoon). We share our top 10 lakeside bars or cafés in Geneva, so we’ve done all the research for you – just order your drink and enjoy the view!  …

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Mother's Day Geneva

MOTHER’S DAY TREATS


FÊTE DES MÈRES/MOTHER’S DAY IN GENEVA SUNDAY 13TH MAY 2018 Vivian Holding & Chené Koscielny   Looking for a way to treat your mother (the mother of your children) or yourself this Mother’s Day in Geneva? Some relaxed time with the family, great food and wine, some beautifully presented choccies and a bit of pampering and me-time… We list some…

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HEALTHY LIVING, HEALTHY YOU


MAKING BALANCED CHOICES CHARITY WORKSHOP  by Vivian Holding   Want to learn how to make balanced choices in all aspects of your daily life? The Healthy Living, Healthy You Charity Workshop, organised by The Gift Box Girls, brings together a panel of expert speakers for a day of interesting and informative workshops, which will help you discover how to make…

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5 REASONS TO TRY 5RYTHMES


5RYTHMES If you don’t do your dance, who will? by Geli Carney   I don’t really ‘do’ New Age stuff – crystals and chakra balancing are for other people. I do, however, love to dance! But not choreographed routines, or the disciplinary demands of ballroom (though I quietly harbour an ambition to conquer the tango one day). I just enjoy…

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SPIN YOUR WHEELS


  URBANRIDE CYCLING STUDIO – GENEVA by Chené Koscielny COMPETITION: WIN 2 URBANRIDE class passes. Enter on FACEBOOK or INSTAGRAM.   Sick of boring spinning classes, uninspiring coaches and bland music? Get ready to be blown away by URBANRIDE – Geneva’s first fitness studio focused exclusively on high-end interactive indoor cycling. The newly opened studio in 15 rue Sautter has set the…

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5 WAYS TO HALVE YOUR HOUSEHOLD WASTE


REDUCE HOUSEHOLD WASTE – ZERO WASTE WORKSHOPS IN GENEVA by Dorinda Phillips from Zero Waste Switzerland   How often do you take your rubbish out at home? Once a day, once a week or once every 6 months? Yes, you read that correctly. Six months! I remember my reaction when I first heard someone say “I empty my bin every 6 months!”.…

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR


VALENTINE’S DAY IN GENEVA by Vivian Holding   The countdown to Valentine’s Day has begun. And whether you love it or loathe it, celebrating in Geneva – a city not well known for being cheap, can be hard. If you’re on the lookout for that ideal night out, perfect gift idea or just a little inspiration, we offer ideas to…

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ERASE THE SIGNS OF TIME…


INDIVIDUEL SPA & BOUTIQUE DE COSMETIQUE by Chené Koscielny   If you don’t have wrinkles you haven’t laughed enough …   Sounds great in theory, but add to that the age spots, scars, dilated pores and spider veins that also come with living well and no one would blame me for seeking out treatments that promise to ‘erase the signs…

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