Bookmarks! We all as kids have had different kinds of bookmarks- A leaf from a tree which you picked up while playing with your friend or a cutout from a brochure or a cereal box of a character that you liked a lot or simply handmade bookmarks! And as we grew older simply the boarding pass from a recent journey ended up being the bookmark! But reading as an adult and reading with children is different and helping them take a break and continue again from where they stopped needs to be made interesting. Chetana Parameshwar- one of our...Read More
Bring out the artist in you – good, bad or ugly – this Halloween. Halloween is just around the corner. There’s much to do: Pumpkin carving, setting up that eerie Autumn look about your house to attract the little ones who come along with their “trick-or-treat” shouts and bags for their exciting loot to be collected. Costumes? Well, if you haven’t had the time to get or make one, here’s a quick self-made costume that comes to your rescue and adds that special smile to your child this Halloween. In fact, you can do it along with your child!...Read More
Looking for ways to keep your preschooler occupied while indoors? Here are some fun activities that engage curious minds, and keep boredom at bay! Summer is finally here, after a longer-than-usual wait. It’s finally time to head to the local badi, to kick a ball out in the spielplatz, to discover a new hiking trail, or to simply lie on a picnic blanket and gaze at the lake! the opportunities that the Swiss summer provides are pretty much endless. While there is no dearth of options for outdoor fun during the summer, keeping kids entertained indoors can be...Read More
Bring out your old and new buttons and paints. An ideal DIY to sit out and make in your garden or balcony with the bright spring sunshine loading you with Vitamin D! Ideal for children above 4 years. I love saving buttons, broken and single earrings, bracelets, etc. They are so simple to reuse in kids’ crafts to create something unique. This simple DIY combines the two things kids love to do – painting and sticking. The result: A pretty wall-hanging for their room. Materials Needed 1 canvas board 4 Acrylic paints of your choice Brushes Palette for mixing...Read More
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The Swiss canton Valais is made up of 13 districts, a fact that is reflected in the 13 stars that are present in its flag.
112 - International emergency call
117 - Police emergency call
118 - Fire Station
140 - Breakdown service
143 - Crisis line
144 - Emergency Rescue
145 - Toxin information
147 - Children emergency call
163 - Road condition