Category Archives: Milan

Weekends in Milan, the beautiful Rotonda della Besana

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Weekends in Milan can be quite relaxing, especially if you happen to get a day of blue skies and sunshine like the one we had today. There are loads of events/exhibitions offered for all ages, all you have to do … Continue reading

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The Joy of Christmas

Having Christmas on the 21st turned out not so bad after all, it just meant a bit more organization than usual and well – running also helped. As in, really running. As in me running down the street where I … Continue reading

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The joy of Christmas

Christmas with the in-laws can be stressful for any family. Especially in cases where say… it’s the in-laws that get to decide on which day you will be celebrating Christmas. Fortunately for me, this is not our case. We will be … Continue reading

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Brutto, bruttissimo..our new swim class.

Recently, I enrolled my son in an afternoon swim class which is not only closer to my house, but happens to costs less than half the price of where I used to take him. The day of our swim trial, … Continue reading

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Weekends in Milan

Weekends in Milan are about as much fun as having sand in your underpants. We have just spent the last 2 weekends in Milan and I can assure you for someone who lives in this city it’s 2 weekends too … Continue reading

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Italian neighbors

When I first arrived in Italy I had a lot to learn about my hosting country. The do’s the dont’s and the your better off if you look the other way type of stuff. Many things made perfect sense and … Continue reading

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Emails of love and Ben 10

I have a huge admiration for the multi-tasking parents that seem to some how find time to do everything: to parent, to work, to blog, to dedicate happy time to their spouse, and even go to the gym for heavens … Continue reading

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Italian Style..

Italian style is unmistakable. It is in the way they speak, the way they move, the way they dress. A tangible elegance, an extreme politeness, a qualcosa di speciale – that can only be Made in Italy.. From the cars … Continue reading

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Milan Fashion Week comes and goes…

Thursday the 20th of September  – To spice things up a bit I have agreed to work 2 jobs during Milan fashion week..because really, if your going to do something you might as well do it right. Tomorrow at 9am  … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation Part 1: The South of France

I just wanted to let  you know that it is official, school is out in Italy. We (as in kids and I) are now officially on summer vacation, 3 full months of vacation. Unlike where I grew up most people … Continue reading

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