The Sauna – 6 hot and surprising facts

The Sauna – 6 hot and surprising facts

By Helena Zachariassen, Home & Lifestyle Editor Being from Finland, the home country of the real Sauna, and having practically grown up going to the Sauna every week, there are a few things you probably didn't know about Saunas. Warning: your Sauna experience might never be the same again after getting to know more about [...]

10 Tips: Establishing A Good Relationship With Your Child’s Nanny

10 Tips: Establishing A Good Relationship With Your Child’s Nanny

An oft-quoted African proverb states that it takes a child to raise a village. It is not necessarily possible to go it alone. Storytime. For awhile, I raised my first child in India. We lived in an ancestral- family household, we needed an additional caregiver to raise our child. Both my husband and I worked [...]

#fieldnotesfromamuminprogress: Framing The Talk

#fieldnotesfromamuminprogress: Framing The Talk

So...I thought that writing this blog post would be a breeze. Or, as the children I teach have learned to say - easy peasy lemon squeezy (they’ve learned that from me, of course) but I digress... Where were we? Oh yes, I thought that writing this article would be a breeze. After all, puberty hit [...]