Expat Blogs Directory

Here are a bunch of bloggers that are English-speaking parents living in Switzerland. Some blog simply about daily life, some about their travels with kids, some about parenting. We hope this helps you connect with other parents in Switzerland that have similar interests, struggles, and joys. We’ve grouped the blogs into a few categories to…

Working with Words and Clay Workshop

As part of their 20-year-anniversary, the Mothering Matters team invited website members and guests to a celebration of poetry and ceramic art in May 2014. American children’s book author Andrea Cheng offered words of inspiration to young writers and the children created their own clay pieces at the Fire-Works Ceramic Studio in Dübendorf. What an…

About Us

Since 1994, Mothering Matters has been providing parenting information, in English, for families in Switzerland. It emerged from the La Leche League as a newsletter, and quickly grew to become a print journal for a wider audience. Since 2013, Mothering Matters – Switzerland has been online. The online journal is run by a team of dedicated volunteers and…

Introducing Mothering Matters Charity: Ethiopian Enterprises

Ethiopian Enterprises is a recognized Swiss-based charity which finances sustainable projects in rural communities in northern Ethiopia. Over the past 5 years, we and our local team of soil experts and engineers have helped several thousand farming families in our project area of Hagereselam to acquire water and food security for the first time in…

Contributors

Mothering Matters Switzerland only exists due to the tireless efforts of our dedicated team of volunteers. They plan issues, source material, manage writing teams, research and write excellent content, copy-edit, run the website, manage social media, plan and host events, manage sponsors, run contests, and many other small, unseen tasks that help get our bi-monthly issues…

Illustrators

For each issue, we rely on our talented team of illustrators to provide the beautiful illustrations that accompany our articles. They generously donate their time and talents and for that, we are sincerely grateful. Albina Nogueira – Albina Nogueira has been a primary school teacher since 1992, and a writer and illustrator since 2006. She currently…

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