Category Archives: Kids

Bad Moms

I watched Bad Moms and I think it sends the wrong message. It’s a nice nobody-is-perfect story and has lots of really funny moments. My favorite was the reaction to frittata and homework done – “and who are you?” I … Continue reading

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Why some countries call themselves “small”?

I have recently realized that Swiss people say “we are a very small country”. Which is obviously very funny to hear, when you come from Luxembourg. The only other nation that I remember casually and convincingly using this expression is Israel. In … Continue reading

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New Year with Jeff Koons in Paris

Wonderful party, great food, almost got expelled for shooting  bonfires on the streets of Neuilly (boring), tried Uber for the first time, Diana got lost at Centre Pompidou (and then found riding the elevator) – everyone,  wishing you a great … Continue reading

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My little secrets of time management

As wisely said by Sheryl Sandberg, it’s not about having it all, it’s about not doing it all. Office – flexible schedule Usually I work from 8 a.m. till 19 p.m. including about 30 minutes commute and a short stop … Continue reading

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Happy holidays!

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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

The Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother is one of the funnies and thought-provoking books I have ever read. It’s a memoir written by Amy Chua, a professor at Yale Law School, about raising her daughters and trying to do … Continue reading

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On the fence

This is what my iffy week was all about. It was not hard  in a bad sense, just very hard to draw a borderline. In London I met a former colleagues for coffee. He is looking for an uncomplicated shallow … Continue reading

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