Category Archives: Special Features

Informed consent: during pregnancy and beyond; your right to choose exists.

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 […]

Rainbow Yoga – A practice for the whole family

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 […]

Modern Milanese Life: Keeping the Faith at Week 6 and counting

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 […]

Modern Milanese Life: Stuck at “Home” in my Home Away from Home

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 […]

Pigiama Party con Mamma Bookita e AM Kids Milano

Venite con il tuo puppazzo per la prima pigiama party da noi! Martedì, 29 ottobre alle 10:30 abbiamo un evento molto speciale. Leggiamo un libro “Llamas in pijiamas” con Mamma Bookita e facciamo un attività didattica insieme. Ci sara’ anche un piccolo mercato dei libri i pigiama da AM Kids Milano con tanti bei prodotti […]