Family Life

Mariana Salinas family life Mallorca

Mediterranean family living with Sadhana Works

We met Founder of Sadhana Works, Mariana Salinas, at her beautiful home in Algaida where we enjoyed nutritious food, Kundalini Yoga and more!

Active family life in Mallorca

For personal trainer Jon Ander Arambalza, staying healthy is about getting the whole family outdoors and most importantly, having fun.

The cost of the Mallorca dream

Is it expensive living on Mallorca? Here are some helpful tips to save on your euros and live well on the island.

Resell, Repair or Recycle

Looking to get rid of old furniture? Find out where you can recycle your old items on Mallorca and donate them to places that give them a new lease of life.

Sustainability: A Job for All

With the climate clock ticking, we all – politicians, organisations, and individuals – need to cooperate to prevent ecological disaster.

10 Easy Ways You Can Live More Sustainably

Mallorca has committed itself to a model of sustainable development. We propose 10 actions you can take to help Mallorca become more eco-friendly.

Mallorca, it’s time to do away with plastic

Hotels on Mallorca are responding to mass tourism and making the island more sustainable through introducing plastic-free initiatives.

Bringing together the island’s landowners

Banc de Terres de Mallorca is a network which brings together Mallorcan landowners who are interested in cultivating the land and looking after it.

Finding Hygge equals finding happiness

Denmark gave us Lego, Pandora, and Bang & Olufsen, but its latest contribution to modern life – hygge – could be the best and simplest yet.

The Luxury of Time

Instant gratification – I want it here and I want it now. Sound familiar? Today’s unrelenting pace of consumption, together with the short attention span for the new, perpetuated by ease of accessibility.

Time to Spend More Time With the Family

Resigning to spend more time with your family is one of life´s great euphemisms. But maybe now is finally the time to put family first for a change, suggests Adrienne Cullen.

Luxury from obscene to reality

Psychologist Isabella di Carlo examines how the attitude towards luxury is evolving and changing in these challenging times.

Dr. Helen Cummins is a lifestyle editor, marketeer and successful entrepreneur, who has lived and worked in Palma de Mallorca for the past 20 years. She launched abcMallorca.com in 2003 which has grown into one of the island’s largest websites with over 6 million visits per annum.

The website helencummins.com is a collection of all the things Helen values since moving to the island, running abcMallorca Digital Media and creating an idyllic life in Son Vida with her husband Georg and daughter Eva.

Slow Living Mallorca is what sits at the heart of the hc/ website, which aims to inspire you to slow down and appreciate the Mediterranean lifestyle. Alongside her editorial team, Helen handpicks the recommended businesses showcased here that adhere to SLOW: Sustainable, Local, Organic and made with Love.

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