One of my biggest worries when I moved here, was being lonely. I have a great group of friends in Boston that I miss terribly. Having support when you are out of your comfort zone is one of the most important things to have.
Thanks to Roche, and their newcomer support, I have met quite a few ladies that I know will be friends forever.
Marta lives in Riehen with me, so we see each other the most often. We get together at least once a week for coffee or a walk, and joined Basel Walkers together on Mondays. We go shopping and are in German class together.
Marta is from Italy - one of my only non-America friends over here, and I am grateful for her. Her husband is also on a long term assignment like Mat is, so we are in this together. Thanks to her, and Donna, Sue, Tiffany, and Angela....I am more at home.
Today our house gained another teenager. Cainan had his big birthday trip a few weeks ago to Legoland, so unfortunately today, he had to sp...
Today Mat and his boss here featured in an article in the Roche Newspaper. They were talking about Rare Disease and Gene Therapy.
Today was back to business. I was picked up at 9:30 and taken to the man who was going to help us with our health insurance. In Switzerlan...
Sundays in Switzerland are strictly for relaxation. This was a down day/non guided tour day for us here, and we were grateful for it. We s...