Signs Of Progress?

Mia is just over 13 months old now. I'm pleased to report that she is starting to point out more and more things when Sasha and I speak to her, in both English and Russian. No words as yet...but it's clear her understanding is developing in both languages....

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Best Jogging Stroller Under $200

After I gave birth to Mia, I wanted to get back into my regular running routine as soon as possible. I've always found jogging to be one of the best ways to keep fit, particularly around my hectic work schedule. I usually run 5k two or three times a week, but with a...

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5 Benefits Of Being Bilingual In The Workplace

What are the benefits of being bilingual for your career? Along with the social, cultural and health benefits of speaking two languages fluently, there are various studies which show that it can be a valuable asset in the workplace too. The job market is a tough...

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How To Raise A Bilingual Child

So Mia is now just over 1 month old! Lots of nappy changes, sleepless nights and as you can imagine... ...not much time for anything else! - During Sasha's pregnancy we often discussed about raising Mia in a bilingual household. And to be honest, it's something that...

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7 Tips For Finding The Best Bilingual Baby Name

Nothing seems to cause quite as much division between couples as choosing a baby name. You would think two adults could reach an amicable compromise for something as important as naming a child 🙂 Well, for some, choosing a name can be one of the hardest tasks in...

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Welcome Baby Mia

Welcome baby Mia! Born on 2nd August 2016 at 6.13 am! This is the first post on this blog, and it'll probably be one of the hardest to write. You see trying to remember the whole experience of Mia's birth is a bit of a blur, as I'm sure it is for many parents during...

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