Bathroom essentials in Eaux-Vives, Geneva

Today I want to talk to you about two shops I particularly like: Cuppins, an amazing store in Terrassière and Bolia, a new furniture design store in Avenue Pictet-de-Rochemont. Cuppins is a cute, pink, girly concept store located in 13 rue de la Terrassière. Already, before I became totally addicted to their cupcakes, I used…

A local Geneva bakery: Parisserie the scented paradise…

  Winter is coming, the cold brisk November mornings are damp and stiff… Sundays are spent at home, gladly hidden under a thick layer of blankets. At noon, some go for brunch at the city’s latest place to be, while others dish up eggs and beans. However, since I’ve been busy doing nothing the whole…

« La Religieuse » Geneva’s traditional cake

What Genevan cake is so secret it risks…extinction? It’s called La Religieuse and it’s baked at Hautlé, a charming and cosy little baker’s shop place du bourg-de-four 21. Almond paste, pâte feuilletée and meringue, sounds simple right? It definitely isn’t and the recipe is still a well guarded secret… It is Hautlé’s traditional pride and…