Tag Archives: Milan

My new favorite place in Milan to have a drink, dinner and..

Recently, we went to celebrate the birthday of a good friend of ours. The place she decided to have her little shin dig is a place that I thought I knew very well. N’ombra de  vin is located in the … Continue reading

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My day job..

Used to consist of organizing my family and our lives. School, homework, tennis lessons, piano lessons, judo and swimming, our social life, and that of our children. To this, I decided to add a seasonal job doing sales campaigns twice … Continue reading

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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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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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When twinkle twinkle little star is not an option..

Our 2 kids go to 2 different schools in 2 different parts of the city, with drop off and pick up hours at the exact same time. No I do not know what I did to deserve this, but basically … 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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Italy Quake Kills 5 and Causes Widespread Damage – NYTimes.com. At 4.02 a.m. this morning, there was an earthquake in the region of Emilia-Romagna, it is about 2 hours from Milan, yet we are awaken by the violent shaking of … Continue reading

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