From fairytales to our nagging aunt, we are consistently told that we need to find our soulmate, get married and settle in for the rest of our life in order to find true bliss. So engrained is this idea of marital heaven that even long-time non-married couples face incessant pressure to bite the bullet, hand over copious amounts of money […]
For years, we’ve been told that the doctor knows best. Care providers are held up in many cases as the decision-maker, the one with the right answer; the person to whom we should defer for all sorts of personal and life-changing decisions. In the same way that we hold doctors to a high standard of […]
During these days under quarantine due to Covid-19, we’re all under a lot of pressure. It’s a stressful time for all of us, kids included. We can use Yoga to work on those emotions. This is a project for the whole family as a way to keep active but also check in on each other […]
Well here we are sneaking up on week 6 at home with our family of four. As family and friends back in NY are in the beginning weeks of quarantined life, we are in full government mandated lock-down. The restrictions now are as tight as ever and with justified reason. No more jogs, no more […]
With all the closures, we know it’s hard to keep motivated and keep active. That’s why we’re uploading all kinds of content for you and your family during the Covid-19 restrictions. On our YouTube channel, you’ll find videos for Prenatal Yoga, Mom & Baby Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, Kids Yoga and ESL lessons. We’re also offering […]
I am a native New Yorker who has been living in Milan, Italy for the last fifteen years. I’m a full time working mother of 2 young girls (ages 3 and 5) and am married to a fantastic Italian man. As the stress of the corona virus situation begins to cascade in the U.S., many […]
Our first interview for Motherhood in Milan is with one of our favourite women working with and for mothers in Milan, Italy. Valentina Ghilardotti is a doula with years of experience and a native Milanese. She’s not only a trained doula but also a mom of four. In addition to working with La Leche League […]
Per tutto il mese di dicembre, facciamo un calendario dell’avvento ma al contrario! Cosa vuol dire? Vuol dire che invece di aprire qualcosa ogni giorno per noi, diamo qualcosa ogni giorno a SoliDando, il primo supermercato solidale a Milano. È vi chiediamo un aiuto!