Living

25 Mar 21

What We’re Reading, March 2021

Chilling thrillers, laugh-out-loud short stories, emotional deep-dives. We’ve got something for everyone this month on our book list!

05 Mar 21

5 Things to Know Before You Apply for Swiss Citizenship

It’s a famously challenging process, so don’t go in unprepared.

20 Feb 21

Cold Water Swimming: when pain & joy collide

Hate the cold? So did I. Until I realized that it’s here to teach us a lesson or two. Here’s what I learned through

19 Feb 21

What We’re Reading, February 2021

Restrictions, though easing, are still in place and we are running out of Netflix material, so let’s settle in with a good book. Here’s

10 Feb 21

Lausanne Covid Diaries: Love in the Time of Corona

Who says you can’t find love in the midst of a global pandemic? We talked to several readers who did just that.

03 Feb 21

Five Inspiring Things

Pretty scarves, feminism, ethical chocolate, spicy food, and a movie about an octopus. We’ve rounded up a few of the things that caught our

25 Jan 21

Spruce Up Your Space: 9 Local Pieces Of Art We Love

If you’ve got a few bare walls or some shelf space that needs some love, why not decorate with art made by local artists?

21 Jan 21

What We’re Reading, January 2021

If there was ever a time to settle in with a delicious book in-hand, it’s now. Here’s what our team is reading this month!

12 Jan 21

5 Ways to Elevate Your Weekends this Winter

Winters are already long, but in a pandemic they’re seemingly infinite. We’re focusing on ways we can make the best of the time ahead

01 Jan 21

This year I learned that | a collective poem

A collective poem, written by our readers.

08 Dec 20

The TLG 2020 Gift Guide #3

This year, we want to celebrate and highlight the particular (and sometimes picky) people in our lives with some unconventional and local gift suggestions.

07 Dec 20

The TLG 2020 Gift Guide #2

This year, we want to celebrate and highlight the particular (and sometimes picky) people in our lives with some unconventional and local gift suggestions.

07 Dec 20

The TLG 2020 Gift Guide #1

This year, we want to celebrate and highlight the particular (and sometimes picky) people in our lives with some unconventional and local gift suggestions.

30 Nov 20

Lausanne Covid Diaries: My Coronavirus

Clara Jannet, friend and journalist, shares her personal experience with Covid-19 in this humorous and heartwarming op-ed.

24 Nov 20

L’écoline: A Firm & Inspiring Foundation for Learning

We encountered the magic of l’écoline first-hand. Learn more about the first Regio Emilia inspired school in Switzerland for kids aged 2-6 years.

22 Nov 20

Where to Buy a Christmas Tree in Lausanne

It’s that time of year again! We’re sharing four places to find the perfect, local tannenbaum.

28 Oct 20

Yova: Invest for a Better World

Being a changemaker doesn’t mean we need to work at an NGO or create some sort of impact startup—it means we need to “incorporate

27 Oct 20

Sylvie Makela Is on a Mission

Sylvie Makela wants to redefine beauty norms for Lausanne, give women the confidence to go natural, and live according to their true selves.

04 Oct 20

Let’s Jump In, Shall We?

Eight years ago we recognized that our deep desire to understand, unpack, and engage with Lausanne meant we couldn’t dabble in the shallow end

02 Oct 20

Top 10 Things To Do This Autumn in Lausanne

Discover our favorite activities to do in and around Lausanne during the autumn season.

07 Sep 20

It’s Time to Finally Learn French with Prêt à Parler

Not your average language school. If you’re ready to finally start speaking French, this is for you.