By Jacquetta de Fouchier This month’s newsletter celebrates women’s work. Paradoxically, it took me quitting my job, falling pregnant and moving to another country for me to finally find my calling. We were living in Paris when my husband proposed … Continue reading Birthing a Business
A Note from the Editor By Jordan Sapir When we discussed the topic of “Women’s Work” in our Über Moms Board meeting, I was elated. The wheels started turning, with postmodern feminist antidotes and slogans dancing in my head. I … Continue reading Letter from the Editor
A Monthly Wellness Column By Amie Mignatti As women in today’s world, we have many choices. We can choose to have a family, or not to, we can choose where we live, how we live and with whom we live. … Continue reading Let the Sun Shine!
By Anonymous Do you ever find yourself consistently flashing back to one particular moment in time? Ever since having my second child, I find a memory of my 22-year-old self frequently popping into my head. Here’s the scene: it was … Continue reading Balancing it All
A Note from the Editor By Jordan Sapir Back to school and back to business. This month’s topic is “Back to School, Back to Basics.” What are you learning this month? What is important to you that your kids learn? … Continue reading Letter from the Editor
By Leah Hasse As an adamant lifelong learner, I often feel like a kid in a toy store bouncing from shelf to shelf as I marvel at the resources available to me. Two of my favorite websites are Khan Academy … Continue reading Live to Learn
A Monthly Wellness Column By Amie Mignatti As summer draws to a close, things begin to change, not only in nature, but also in our lives. School starts once again, we step into new routines or revive established ones, the … Continue reading Let the Sun Shine!
A Note from the Editor By Jordan Sapir August is full of excitement, sunshine and that summer feeling. I’ve always equated it to the last hurrah: the last month before heading back to school, the last of the toasty warm … Continue reading Letter from the Editor
A Monthly Wellness Column By Amie Mignatti Summer break is finally here! Many of us have been waiting endlessly for this time to come, but others of us are not so sure how excited we are. Which category do you … Continue reading Let the Sun Shine!
A Note from the Editor By Jordan Sapir There was an ad that used to air in the States: “Your holiday awaits!” They featured a sandy beach and a token couple galloping along, leaving footprints in the sand. When I … Continue reading Letter from the Editor
An Interview with Dr. med. Don-Felix Ryzek, conducted by Über Mom Jordan Sapir Social media is this generation’s living and breathing blind-leading-the-blind movement. Under most circumstances it is harmless – well, I wouldn’t call DIY permanent eyebrows “harmless.” Even aside … Continue reading Interview with an ER Doc
A Monthly Wellness Column By Amie Mignatti Since Munich and Bavaria are travel destinations for many people, why do we feel the need to leave for vacation? We have so much of what makes a memorable vacation on our doorsteps. … Continue reading Let the Sun Shine!
“Once you have travelled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.” – Donald Patrick Conroy A Note from the Editor By Jordan … Continue reading Letter from the Editor
A Monthly Wellness Column By Amie Mignatti This month is all about travel, and mostly travel close to Munich that we can do with our children and family. I am a traveler at heart and have circumnavigated the globe by … Continue reading Let the Sun Shine!
By Georgia Chapman November 2013, carefree and pre-kids, the conversation went something like this: Hubby: I’m going to go on a three-week cycling holiday with Giles through India in January. Me: Are you totally insane? You’ll die! No way! Five … Continue reading Let’s Cycle through India, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?