Our Mumpreneurs in the Balearic Islands offer a wide variety of businesses to help with day to day living including a property search agency, a personal development coach, workshops created for young children and a midwife and health visitor.
Marie-Hélène is co-founder of Minibiza. She was born in the Netherlands and moved to Ibiza at the age of three months. After studying Geology at Barcelona University she decided to move back to Ibiza, where she worked as a retail manager for Replay, the renowned Italian fashion brand. Since her teenage years, Marie-Hélène babysat for families holidaying on the island. After giving birth to her second child, she came up with the idea of Minibiza and went on to study for three years at the Instituto Antoni Maura (Palma de Mallorca) to acquire qualifications in infant education (0-3 years) and child care (3 years and above). Minibiza is a completely new way for children to have fun with original toys in the open air in a huge garden specially adapted for them. Different Workshops are organized in which the children have a fantastic time. All this for the children while the grown ups can go off and do their own thing, or stay and have something to eat or drink in pleasant surroundings.
Virginia is co-founder of Minibiza. She was born in Ibiza and has a degree in Hotel Management from the University of Barcelona. During her studies, Virginia gained experience through on the job training at the Hotel School and also by working part time for Catering Sibaris. Once she finished her studies, she moved back to Ibiza, and became a quality coordinator for Hotel Torre del Mar, where she implemented the “Q” Quality Standard for tourism businesses. With the goal to create her own business, she studied Events Organisation and Protocol for the Tourism Industry, and Wedding, Baptism and Communion planning.
Virginia founded Virginia M Chic Events and organises magical birthdays for kids and other parties at Minibiza Club de Campo’s wonderful garden.
Mallorca One Stop Homes advises on, organizes, takes care of and looks after the entire range of aspects linked to the purchase, maintenance and administration of foreign owned properties held on Mallorca.
0034 606603650 or 0034 686283551
Yolanda Talavera is a contemporary portrait photographer located in Mallorca. She specializes in newborns, babies, children and maternity. She has a home studio in Portals but does the majority of her sessions on location (beach, woodland or parents home). Her style is fun, modern, colourful and fresh.
Celia helps run this family business specializing in selling ergonomic slings for babies. Their mission is "to publicize the importance of carrying our babies, and there is no better way than using ergonomic baby slings - which are much more comfortable for Mum and especially a lot healthier for the proper development of the baby than a non-ergonomic sling."
C/ Juan Gris 37, 3ºB 07011 Palma de Mallorca
Nayna is a UK qualified general nurse, midwife and health visitor. She offers the following services: antenatal check ups; antenatal classes; parentcraft classes; postnatal reviews and support; advice on feeding your baby; baby massage classes. Nayna also runs The Baby Group - a mother and baby group where you can come for all antenatal and postnatal advice and discuss parenting issues her and other mums and mums to be. From pregnancy and after. Get some advice, weigh baby and chat to other mums.
The Baby Group - Pickles Dance Studio, Avda Notario Alemany 1, Magaluf, Mallorca.
Amanda runs Spa@home, a home treatment service offering professional treatments in your home, holiday home or hotel room.
Treatments range from manicures and pedicures right through to alternative therapies such as ear candling and craniosacral therapy.
Amanda is a well qualified therapist with over 15 years experience. Formally a manager at La Residencia Spa in Deia, Amanda has experience with all types of clients, including celebrity guests. This service is ideal for mum’s at home, as Amanda can work around nursery/school times, and can offer evening treatments too.
Christina runs Kids in Ibiza, a comprehensive online guide for families living in or visiting the island. Listed are activities for kids, local events, family-friendly restaurants and kids shops. It also offers a baby and toddler rental equipment service for those on holiday.
+34 680 992 145
Larah runs a wellbeing organisation called Ibiza Retreats specializing in Yoga Retreats, Meditation Retreats, Yoga and Horseriding, Family healthy holidays, Life Coaching and Self-Development Retreats, Personalised / Tailormade Retreat Holidays and Wellness Breaks, Spa Packages, Detox Retreats and a full A-Z of massages and complementary therapies.
Larah is also a holistic Life Coach and NLP Master Practitioner.
Gypsy is a photographer based in Ibiza ( she was born and brought up on the island to English parents. She lived 12 years in London to finish her studies and returned to Ibiza). Gypsy specializes in weddings, childrens portraits and families as well as pregnant women and newborns.
Aimee is based in Palma, Mallorca and does weddings,events, commercial and private photography. Pre-post production services are also available. She specializes in minimalism, especially with portraiture.
Heather co-runs R&R Ibiza Property Search Agency which offers a free tailored service to find your perfect home, rental property or holiday home. Working with more than 30 island agents they do all the hard work for you. With eight years experience on the island they work closely with clients from initial contact through to completion, working only for the buyer in all negotiations.
Heather has 6 children!
Calle Ricardo Curtoys Gotteredona 3, Local 10
Santa Eulalia del Rio
0034 971319831, 0034 654087803 and 0034 685554606
Ibiza Wedding was established in January 2005 by Gemma Bowman, when she and her husband made a lifestyle choice to relocate to Ibiza from the UK. Gemma’s inspiration to establish the business came from having meticulously planned and organised her own wedding in Ibiza only 6 months earlier and a dawning recognition that wedding design and planning was an un-filled niche on the island. Now 9 years on and Ibiza Wedding is now the leading wedding design and planning company in Ibiza, having delivered fabulous weddings to over 200 couples.
+34 687507377 and email@example.com
Mother of 2 boys, Glynis German, half Jamaican and half Welsh has been living in Binissalem since 1992. Glynis is a self-anointed hippy high priestess who uses values as the base from which to build on in all areas of her life. She is a wedding celebrant, a stand up comedienne and has her own radio show “The Happiness Café” on Mallorca Sunshine Radio 106.1FM.