One Big Yodel

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One Big Yodel
I'm an American writer who moved to Switzerland in 2006 and am still pondering the lack of cheddar in the land of cheese. I'm the co-founder of the Zurich Writers Workshop
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  • Does living in Switzerland ruin you for American life? 1 week ago The Frau sometimes feels like Switzerland has ruined her now American life. For her, repatriation has been hard. Some of it is because she built a big part of her career in Switzerland and so she's still working with a lot of these people and she misses being there. Some of it is because she...
  • No hiking considered at an American mountain resort 2 weeks ago The Frau had another bout of cultural confusion over the weekend. See, she went to a place in Illinois called Chestnut Mountain near Galena. First of all, there was no mountain, there was more like a Baden-sized hill. Still, the hills were beautiful and they made her homesick for Switzerland, as...
  • The U.S. is very American. Unlike The Frau. 3 weeks ago The Frau’s first Fourth of July on American soil in about a decade began with hot dog buns and Nutella, a surprisingly good combination.Another good combination? Being in the U.S. when celebrating an American holiday. Because despite her attempts over the last decade to celebrate the Fourth by...
  • Classical Music in the United States versus Europe 1 month ago The Frau went to see the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) last Saturday night. They were playing for the third year at the Morton Arboretum in Chicago’s western suburbs. The concert was wonderful. It made The Frau want to see more of the CSO. Except…Here’s the thing. Going to most musical...
  • Toddler German Class in America 2 months ago Toddler M is taking German class once a week, as of last Friday. The Frau is not sure if it will be effective or not (is three hours once a week enough to learn a language?), but she had to at least try one session for the sake of her daughter, since she knows first-hand how painful it is to try to...

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