The uncool business of ‘wanting to have children’

There are many posts recently defending the right of women to no having children. There is even a book, Regretting Motherhood, by Orna Donath. Its overall idea presents mothers really loving their children -not that they want to send them back (not that they could, anyway); but somehow thinking that their life would be more … More The uncool business of ‘wanting to have children’

Mating in Captivity – Esther Perel on relationships and sexuality

It’s that loving time of the year again 🙂 For anyone who has loved, loves or wants to love… Here is a Valentine’s present! My summary of a great book I read recently, Mating in Captivity by Esther Perel, can be easily replaced by this interview to the author. Esther Perel talks about desire, relationships, marriage, … More Mating in Captivity – Esther Perel on relationships and sexuality

This 2018… Be Kind – To everyone, including yourself

Happy 2018, dear friends and readers 🙂 We start a brand new year from scratch, a moment that tends to make me feel quite emotional – reflect on the last 365 days and think about the coming 365 that lay ahead of us. As a good (ex) perfectionist, I always used to have New Year’s … More This 2018… Be Kind – To everyone, including yourself

BeLikeYoga turns 1! Anniversary reflections

At the beginning of November, this humble internet space celebrated its first year of life. I originally started BeLikeYoga to share my personal reflections about yoga, especially about its way of calming the mind and strengthening the body (and vice versa!). However, other health-related subjects I like (such as psychology, nutrition or books reviews) also … More BeLikeYoga turns 1! Anniversary reflections