AWC Tea – a Pre-Valentine’s Treat
Last week we were asked to do a presentation for the Basel American Women’s Club annual tea. This year’s tea was to raise money to build a school kitchen in a small village in Belarus through Future for Ritschow. Perfect I thought – let’s cook together here to raise money so they can have a kitchen to cook for the children there!
Next I called my friend, Joelle Martinelli, who has a catering business called Apéro Idées.
Joelle specializes in beautiful, delectable appetizers as you . . . → Read More: Cooking with Love…
On the 14th of December we’re hosting a talk about Healthy Gift Giving.
We’ll discuss how to go through the holidays guilt free by giving the gift of health. What ideas do you have for healthy gift giving? Feel free to send me emails with what healthy gifts you have given in the past.
Whole Living is a series of talks about how to live your healthiest life. This is an integrative approach where nourishment comes not only from food, but from our lifestyle, our relationships and our passions.
My name is Vanessa and I’m a certified Health Coach. . . . → Read More: Whole Living: Healthy Gift Giving
…and we want to enjoy all the yummy food, festivities, and hospitality. And feel good about it along the way! How to, you may ask? Balance, balance balance. My father used to say “everything in moderation, including moderation!” Sounds to me like practice moderation, and then again, sometimes just relax and enjoy.
The best way we know to do that is to plan fun, healthy activities along with the extra eating and drinking that may accompany the holidays. And so we are happy to introduce our Expat Kochen Health Series. Starting this month look for events that . . . → Read More: The holidays are coming and…
Whole Living is a series of talks about how to live your healthiest life. This is an integrative approach where nourishment comes not only from food, but from our lifestyle, our relationships and our passions. My name is Vanessa and I’m a certified Health Coach. I believe that Food Changes Everything. When we are eating well and taking really good care of ourselves, our whole life changes. The effects of our choices are so subtle, so powerful and so far-reaching. In each talk, I’ll cover a bit of theory and practical tips that are relevant to the current . . . → Read More: Whole Living: Preparing for the Holidays!
Recently I wandered Basel with my sister as she prepared to go back home to the U.S. A bit more chocolate for gifts and a send off lunch were the order of the day. As we wandered I was struck by the simple beauty of the sights and colors of the city, how alive it seemed. While the holiday lights and decorations are lovely and abound, it was the food that seemed to be humming a festive tune to me. Not so surprising I guess!
After our . . . → Read More: City sidewalks…
Join us for an evening of special holiday cocktails! Get some new drink and snack ideas for dazzling entertaining for a crowd or a small sparkling celebration just for two.
What: An evening of delicious, bubbly cocktails and more, warm conversation and yummy nibbles Where: Schweizergasse 34, 4054 Basel When: Saturday, December 18, 2010, 6pm till ??? Cost: 25 CHF RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org