Our Zero Waste Routine in the kitchen

All started with a straw. Or better with my first NO to a straw. I guess we are quite familiar with all those images and videos about turtles and fishes choked by straws and plastic bags in the oceans.  The documentary " A Plastic Ocean" did the rest so I decided to slowly start doing …

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How to entertain kids in a foreign country

  How many times did you ask to yourself, while preparing for an international trip, what can I do to entertain my kid(s) if they get bored? Perhaps, sometimes you are travelling to a country where you don't speak the language, where you don't know which kind of  child culture/habits/care they have towards children. Sometimes …

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Out again. Moving to Brussels

Some have decreed our madness definitively; some told us that we did well; some still thought it was not right or right or prudent to change again. The fact is that we moved again and we arrived in Brussels , after 12h of travel through Poland, Germany and the Netherlands, on July 28th. It seemed a foregone choice, …

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Krakow, Poland. A new start.

Waltz No. 3 in A Minor, Op. 34, No. 2 - Frédéric Chopin Since we arrived in Krakow at the end of October, I still could not put a point to the many feelings that this new moving unleashed. Krakow is a beautiful city, served by an excellent public transport network that connects the whole …

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On the road with the kids. How not to go mad while travelling by car

In our yearly pilgrimages as a migrant family from the land of residence to that of origin, we can consider ourself a sort of Masters of the Car Trip.  This is a topic well known to all those living abroad and which immediately becomes a source of discussion and exchange of advice among expatriate family members. …

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Raccontami una storia

Come si racconta una storia nel 2017? Come colmi una lontananza? Ciao tesoro mio, come sei bella con quella maglietta nuova, ah non è una maglietta! È un bellissimo vestito rosso. Sì, il papà è quel telefono, come la nonna. No, il papà non è la nonna. Esatto, pa-pa-pa. vNe parlo perché con un collega …

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#iamamigrant

I've always wondered, since I've been a migrant, if indeed I could call myself  like that. Because being a migrant carries with it a burden of courage, sacrifice, resilience and humility which, perhaps, I am not so sure of having. If I think of the history of the great Italian immigration , I think of a flow that has …

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Gazebo ovvero come sentirsi la parte buona dell’Italia

Gazebo, per chi non lo conoscesse, è il programma di Zoro alias Diego Bianchi, reporter e blogger romano della prima ora. Va in onda in primissima serata su Rai3 tutti i giorni dal lunedì al venerdì. Va in onda in corrispondenza con il nostro orario di cena da Nord Europa. Stacchetti musicali e fumetti disegnati …

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