Time to feed your inner locavore!

Does eating healthy top your resolutions for 2017? Sticking to it just got easier! You will not give up by mid-January after reading this post! Lokal, a small shop by the Johanniterbrücke, offers a great selection of local and bio products. You will find  there fresh products (cheese, yogurt, milk, eggs, vegetables, meat ...), dry goods (cereals, muesli, pasta ...), … Continue reading Time to feed your inner locavore!

For a five-star breakfast!

Once upon a time there was a jam fairy that hides in a tiny shop in a cute Alsatian hillside village… This is not a fairy tale! You will find Christine Ferber aka “Jam Fairy” in Niedermorschwihr, a charming little village near Colmar - 55' drive from Basel. Christine makes jam in the best tradition: … Continue reading For a five-star breakfast!

A Scandinavian Touch In Grossbasel

It's a mini tiny shop, hidden all the way at the top of the Old Town on Nadelberg. Interiør Butik is the hot spot to find all the little things you need to bring Nordic style into your home sweet home and make it even sweeter! You'll find selected goods from top brands like Bloomingville, Zoeca Jewelry, House Doctor, Meraki, … Continue reading A Scandinavian Touch In Grossbasel

Pretty little things…

It is a family recipe made with love and talent. Big Sister crafts delicate jewels with sober design and understated sophistication. Boyfriend makes elegant leather handbags, wallets and overnight bags. Little Sis runs the shop during her holidays... On top of this, add a selection of unique products from local designers... And you get a shop filled with little things that make girls happy and … Continue reading Pretty little things…

Gifts off the beaten track

Still need to buy a last minute gift for someone's birthday and you literally have no ideas? Instead of wandering down Freiestrasse hoping for inspiration, I’ve got you covered with a few ideas for gifts that a) you will not find the next day posted for sale on ricardo.ch in the famous "Unwanted Gifts" section and b) will set … Continue reading Gifts off the beaten track