Articles: Family

Confessions of an Interracial Couple

Confessions of an Interracial Couple

Mid Morning Mix

Tineka Smith and Alex Court are co-authors of audiobook “Mixed Up: Confessions of an Interracial couple” - now out on audible. WRS's Katt Cullen spoke to Tineka and Alex to ...

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Mushrooms - can I eat this one?

Mushrooms - can I eat this one?

Dig It!

With so many mushrooms out there, it's tempting to make a stroganoff! Or perhaps a nice wild mushroom soup? 

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ICN's CEO on the essential role of emergency nurses

ICN's CEO on the essential role of emergency nurses

Mid Morning Mix

  "It's head, heart and hands"  - Howard Catton, CEO of the ICN, on what qualities make a good nurse.   2020 is the International Year of the Nurse...

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Big Screen, Little Screen - Antebellum, Cats

Big Screen, Little Screen - Antebellum, Cats

Mid Morning Mix

This week Suzi and Katt return to look at: Antebellum - a cinema release this week, featuring Janelle Monae Cats - the film that flopped, that now we all want to watch (because it's strea...

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Sous La Peau - a Geneva film about trans identity

Sous La Peau - a Geneva film about trans identity

Mid Morning Mix

Sous La Peau / Under the Skin - is a film about trans identity. We meet Logan, Söan and Effie Alexandra and follow their journey in Geneva for 2 years. Robin Harsch, Director of the fi...

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The Old Man and the Penguin - Julie Abery's book

The Old Man and the Penguin - Julie Abery's book

Mid Morning Mix

Julie Abery's book "The Old Man and the Penguin" tells the true story of João Pereira de Souza in Brazil, who finds an oil-covered penguin which he then cares for until he...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Back to School

Kids In Mind LIVE - Back to School

Kids in Mind

It's that time again - back to school. Although this time, there are so many things different about this school year. Dr Rebecca Weber talks us through some of the really practical things we ca...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Boomerang kids: moving back with Mom & Dad

Kids In Mind LIVE - Boomerang kids: moving back with Mom & Dad

Kids in Mind

The kids have become young adults. They've flown "the nest". They've tasted freedom and enjoyed living away from Mom and Dad Now, because of the pandemic, young adults are...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Depression and anxiety caused by Covid19

Kids In Mind LIVE - Depression and anxiety caused by Covid19

Kids in Mind

Dr Rebecca Weber explains the clinical symptoms of depression and anxiety on the Breakfast Show with Mark and Katt. We look at how these are being amplified for kids and adults alike during a pande...

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Talking about teeth - kids and dentists

Talking about teeth - kids and dentists

Mid Morning Mix

Adele Lodi Rizzini is a pediatric dentist (pedodontiste) at Adent Dental Clinic. She explains how we can ensure our children have better experiences at the dentist by being patient and carefully ch...

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Rockmybaby - finding the right childcare professional in Switzerland

Rockmybaby - finding the right childcare professional in Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

Rockmybaby® take a personal approach to finding the perfect childcare professional for any family. They encourage families to really think about their ideal childcare "profile", inclu...

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Annecy International Animated Film Festival continues online

Annecy International Animated Film Festival continues online

Mid Morning Mix

Watch this year's content for the Annecy International Animated Film Festival all from your own home and at whatever time you wish! This year an access pass has been made available...

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TechSpark Academy - tech based summer camps for kids 8-18 years

TechSpark Academy - tech based summer camps for kids 8-18 years

Mid Morning Mix

TechSpark Academy offer fun courses that stimulate creativity and curiosity in kids and teens. Marta Gehring from TechSpark explains the residential camps available throughout Switzerland, day...

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Les Elfes - language & adventure kids camps in Verbier

Les Elfes - language & adventure kids camps in Verbier

Mid Morning Mix

Les Elfes offer summer camps in Verbier with a focus on the great outdoors. Key activities including rock climbing, mountaineering & orienteering, paddle sports and mountain biking for kid...

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Talking about teeth - Orthodontics for all ages, including discreet treatments

Talking about teeth - Orthodontics for all ages, including discreet treatments

Mid Morning Mix

  Adent's Dr Tho Dang, Specialist Orthodontist at the Adent clinic in Nations, joins Katt on the Mid Morning Mix to talk about the different kinds of braces that are possible for all ag...

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Louis Educational Consulting - choosing the right university or college

Louis Educational Consulting - choosing the right university or college

Mid Morning Mix

Today we talk to Jean Louis, Founder and President of Louis Educational Consulting about helping students to find the right university or college for them. Jean explains some of the biggest di...

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Caravane de Solidarité - how quickly the foodbank grew into something unmanageable

Caravane de Solidarité - how quickly the foodbank grew into something unmanageable

Mid Morning Mix

Charly Hernandez from Caravane de Solidarité explains how the foodbank in Geneva, that is now attended by thousands, grew so quickly...  

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Talking about teeth - things your Dental Hygienist wishes you knew

Talking about teeth - things your Dental Hygienist wishes you knew

Mid Morning Mix

Today we talk to Martha Culig, Dental Hygienist at Adent, about the role of a Dental Hygienist in a dentist's office and the role they have in looking after your teeth. Martha explains the trea...

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Buying a home in Switzerland - the pitfalls and support available

Buying a home in Switzerland - the pitfalls and support available

Mid Morning Mix

The process of purchasing a home in Switzerland can be very different to home-buying in other countries. For a start, there's the price, then there's a question of the deposit and...

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TinyTalk lets babies and toddlers communicate without speech

TinyTalk lets babies and toddlers communicate without speech

Mid Morning Mix

TinyTalk is baby sign language. TinyTalk is based on British Sign Language (BSL), and gives babies and toddlers the opportunity to communicate basic needs and wants with the people around them...

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Fête de la Danse is ON!-line this weekend

Fête de la Danse is ON!-line this weekend

Mid Morning Mix

Susanne Ernst, Coordinator for Fête de la Danse, joins Katt Cullen to talk about the new online programme for the event this weekend. She explains why the festival cancelled, but then decided...

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Preparing the kids for their return to school

Preparing the kids for their return to school

Mid Morning Mix

Angela Mitra, Curriculum Coordinator at Obersee Bilingual School, has some great tips to prepare children for their return to school next week. She looks at some practical things that parents co...

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Writing your will in Switzerland is easy

Writing your will in Switzerland is easy

Mid Morning Mix

Angela Randolph, Founding Partner at Select European Advisors, says writing your will can actually be pretty easy... and even sexy! Katt and Angela talk about the easy ways to write a will ...

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Gadget Guru - coding music with Sonic Pi

Gadget Guru - coding music with Sonic Pi

Gadget Guru

The innovative folks behind Raspberry Pi have now given us a way to make music, from the comfort of our homes. Get coding and get creative with sonic-pi.net... 

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