Sledging around Geneva

Sledging around Geneva - close and a bit further away, simple and a bit more crazy. Winter is fully here. Not in the city thankfully (or sadly?) but if anyone misses the snow, it's just 30 minutes away! While most parents with kids aged 3+ will use winter...

10 things you didn’t know about the Polish Christmas

I was talking to my British friend the other day about our families' Christmas traditions aka the Polish ChristmasS. The amount of singular dishes that traditionally have to be placed on the Christmas table was a bit of a shock, but the hay under the table cloth got...

Letters to Santa the Swiss way

Who wouldn't want to receive an answer to their letters to Santa? Every year thousands of children on both hemispheres write letters of wishes to Santa in hope, not only to get the gifts, but also to hear back from the old man. Then, the parents already busy by...

Self-defense for children Swiss style

Self-defence for children the Swiss way When my daughter started telling some horrifying stories from the crèche, and later from the school, I always told her to scream for help, ask adults for help, and if nothing works - bite, slap, kick, and basically do anything...
Sledging around Geneva

Sledging around Geneva

Sledging around Geneva - close and a bit further away, simple and a bit more crazy. Winter is fully here. Not in the city thankfully (or sadly?) but if anyone misses the snow, it's just 30 minutes away! While most parents with kids aged 3+ will use winter...

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Letters to Santa the Swiss way

Letters to Santa the Swiss way

Who wouldn't want to receive an answer to their letters to Santa? Every year thousands of children on both hemispheres write letters of wishes to Santa in hope, not only to get the gifts, but also to hear back from the old man. Then, the parents already busy by...

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Self-defense for children Swiss style

Self-defense for children Swiss style

Self-defence for children the Swiss way When my daughter started telling some horrifying stories from the crèche, and later from the school, I always told her to scream for help, ask adults for help, and if nothing works - bite, slap, kick, and basically do anything...

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Moi, Aussi

Moi, Aussi

Geneva is proud to nurture diversity in public schools, but it’s often linked to social backgrounds and nationalities. Not many people know about the struggles of disabled children’s parents.

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Halloween for kids Geneva 2017

Halloween for kids Geneva 2017

Spooky weekend ahead! You'll be positively surprised by how many places in Geneva have planned spooky treats for the kids, Some of them are new, some happen every year. Have you already been to any of these places? Halloween for kids in Geneva! Parc Pré Vert, Signal...

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Pregnant in Geneva

Pregnant in Geneva

Pregnant in Geneva, and now what? This guide is filled with information for all of you who found themselves pregnant in Geneva and are unsure of what needs to be done, when, or where. So, you peed on the stick and saw the two lines. Assuming you're not experiencing...

Geneva Parents on Instagram

Geneva Parents on Instagram

Apart from using Parentville, Facebook, and Google, what are your online resources for finding places to go, brands to check out, and events to attend? You might be surprise but following certain parents on Instagram might give your more insight on the city, than any...

Finding a medical specialist in Geneva

Finding a medical specialist in Geneva

So you need a dermatologist and a gastroenterologist for your baby, an eye doctor for your 6 year old, and an allergy specialist for your toddler. You know they must exist, and maybe even speak your native language, but how the heck to find them? It's great when a...

What is a ludotheque?

What is a ludotheque?

What is a ludotehque? Who is it for? Where can I find one? A ludotheque is a concept not known all around the globe, and so the idea is not so easy to grasp at first for all. Here's the first hint: the name comes from the french word "ludique" - playful. What? A...

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