parenting

Common sense suggests to always avoid sarcastic comments with children. Above all, you should never make sarcastic comments about their physical aspect. Especially with girls. The social pressure is already so high, that we can at least spare them our snarky remarks. Which is why we loved the latest New Yorker cover so…

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Happy Universal Children’s Day! We decided to celebrate with something that keeps us connected to childhood: all the things our parents used to tell us when we were kids (that we probably disliked) that we’ll eventually repeat to our own children. Are you already experiencing this cycle? We want to…

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Arianna Giorgia Bonazzi is an Italian writer. She lives in Milan with her husband, Arnaldo. They have two kids. Arianna keeps a hilarious family diary on Timbuktu. If you *ever*: – competed to hire the right au-pair girl against other families across the globe; – felt intimidated by a mom wearing…

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One of the hardest things about parenthood are all the doubts that come with the job description: should I do this or should I not? Is this the right way to approach the problem? Am I making the right choices? What school is better? What games should I let my…

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No, we are not talking about the athletes’ mothers (however do watch this heartwarming ad about them, if you haven’t yet). We are talking about the athletes of London 2012 who are moms too! They are a truly special kind of working mothers. Can a woman have children and still compete…

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