My Story

Category: My Story

07 June 2016
Italia: founding terra of our civilization and a rich historical melting pot, the bearer of divine wine and fabulous cuisine and a global ...
18 May 2016
Jeanne has a background in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and worked for 11 years at one of the National Autism Society ...
06 May 2016
Amelia hunter founder of babysleep solutions talks about her journey. The importance of a routine Starting out I grew up in ...
13 April 2016
One mother's story about loss   That question…….. it comes in a multitude of forms; 'how many children do you have?' or 'is ...
17 March 2016
One mum shares her experiences good and bad of bringing up her daughters abroad. It can be scary..   Looking back, sometimes ...
21 January 2016
Michelle Damiani is an American writer and psychologist. Her book about her family’s life in Italy, Il Bel Centro: A Year in the ...
15 December 2015
Perinatal Psychologist, doula and reflexologist Alba del Cid talks to MumAbroad about her work and her belief in promoting preventive ...
14 December 2015
Josie McCoy graduated from the MA Fine Art course at Central St Martin's in 1999. Since then she has had solo exhibitions in London, ...
18 September 2015
Dani writes her own blog on parenting in Spain, here she talks about her transition. Parenting in a new country   I left my ...
07 July 2015
Michelle Damiani is an American writer and psychologist. Her book about her family’s life in Italy, Il Bel Centro: A Year in the ...
02 July 2015
There are lots of wonderful birth stories but there are also quite a few that don’t go quite to plan. My story is one of those. When ...
24 June 2015
One mum talks about her challenges of moving to Madrid with children and trying to make the right choices. Family adaptation to life ...
16 June 2015
Last week I went to see my son ‘graduate’. When I say graduate. I mean the transition from infants school to primary school. A big deal ...
14 May 2015
MumAbroad founder Carrie Frais lost her dad Roger to esophageal cancer in March 2019. He was diagnosed with the disease in the summer of ...
30 April 2015
In 2021 Adrienne contributed a chapter to #LivingTheDream: Expat life stripped bare. Grief, loneliness, Brexit, motherhood, identity, ...
30 April 2015
Carrie Jaxon, born and bred in Alabama, has been living in Madrid for nearly eight years and believed she had adjusted pretty well to the ...
13 April 2015
British-born Adrienne Walder spent her formative years in London scaling the career ladder at notorious multi-national ...
26 February 2015
English teacher turned story teller extraordinaire, Sherry, talks to MumAbroad about the importance of reading to our children from a young ...
01 February 2015
Carrie Frais is the founder of MumAbroad, and also of FiG Communications a creative and copywriting agency. She spent 15 years working in ...
19 January 2015
Elizabeth Heath is an American-born writer, editor and mom. She mostly grew up in Florida. Since 2009 she has been based in a ...
08 January 2015
Valerie's Story   I had a mad crush on Sarkozy. No. But I did have a mad mad crush on France that started when I studied in Oxford ...
08 January 2015
  The Positive Birth Movement in Germany   Founded by Milli Hill in 2012 The Positive Birth Movement was founded in October ...
08 January 2015
Liz Edmunds shares her experience in Varese. Liz's Story   We are used to moving as my husband is in the British Army; my ...
03 December 2014
Fleur moved from the UK after giving up a much-loved career to bring up her children abroad. After initially missing their old life, and ...