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05 May 2017
Emily Kunze is founder of Diverse Learning, a Foundation set up to support the greater international community of multilingual students ...
04 May 2017
Roya Shahr-Yazdi has a German mother and an Iranian father. She was born and grew up in Berlin. Roya moved to the UK to study at the ...
26 April 2017
Hi, my name is Onke Truijen and my husband Glenn and our two kids, Zwaantje (little Swan) and Wester (wind from the west) moved from ...
20 April 2017
Jane Mitchell, MumAbroad's Associate Director, reminisces about family-friendly trips to Valencia. Although it’s often overlooked in ...
20 April 2017
Life in a new town just outside Barcelona, one mum tells us what to expect. Tips for a smoother change of life   I'm from ...
05 April 2017
Sue Aitken is based in the Charente-Maritime, France and has been running Blackhen Education since 2010. The company offers online English ...
31 March 2017
Marisa Raymond and her husband first came to France in September of 2008. Her husband, then a post-doctoral fellow in Colorado, was offered ...
31 March 2017
Dina Vivan is a forty-four year old Italian woman born and raised in Italy who grew up with an international mindset and a love for ...
28 March 2017
When we meet new people on our year-long trip around Europe, the inevitable happens. They ask how it is that the kids aren’t in ...
27 March 2017
Dr. Victoria Howe is an internationally trained doctor. Her clinic is based in the centre of Barcelona and also provides online healthcare ...
22 March 2017
Carolina Harboe is half English and half Chilean. After living in Africa and the Middle East, at the age of 10 her family settled in ...
21 March 2017
Kirstie Rowbotham and her husband moved to France to make wine..........and what better place than in the Bordeaux wine region! Wine had ...
16 March 2017
Karen's Story   Configuring our path of least resistance to living a happy and fulfilled life abroad has been a year in the making ...
13 March 2017
When British expat Tim Fleming was living in Shanghai he found it was easy enough to find the latest blockbuster movie on DVD or online, ...
13 March 2017
One Canadian family talks about resettling in France We are a small family, myself, my husband and our now 11 year old daughter. An ...
10 March 2017
Emmy & Enzo’s Journey   Every year hundreds of thousands of families emigrate abroad from Britain alone and last year my son ...
09 March 2017
Cris Kristofits has been an expat for over 15 years and is considered one of the “go to” experts in Barcelona on expat family life. As ...
28 February 2017
Emma, originally from Cornwall in the UK, is a Salesforce Marketing Cloud Consultant living in Northern Italy with her husband and two ...
27 February 2017
From 2016 to 2018 Olivia Cerezo was the Director of Barcelona IVF, responsible for collaborations with the international professionals, ...
15 February 2017
Georgina Shaw, founder of Shaw Marketing Services on the Costa del Sol, has been living and working in Spain since 2007 representing high ...
30 January 2017
Elena kloppenburg tell us her story about working with families in Milan. Starting out   How did you become a family ...
30 January 2017
Three years gives you perspective.   I wrote my first blog about my mother’s death exactly a year on from her sudden passing, ...
26 January 2017
Citizens Advice Bureau Spain, or CAB Spain, was conceived by Myra Cecilia Azzopardi in 2013. Her own experience as a perpetual expatriate ...
25 January 2017
Emma Cuthbertson, originally from Cornwall in the UK, is a Salesforce Marketing Cloud Consultant living in Northern Italy with her husband ...
24 January 2017
Bridget Nelson  has an honours degree in primary education from the UK and has been teaching young people between the ages of 2 and 18 for ...
20 January 2017
Mary Loscerbo is a singer/songwriter. Her band, The B.I.T. band (The Best in Town) has been performing together since 2004 specialising in ...
18 January 2017
Louise Vaughan-Arbuckle trained in massage in London in 1989 and broadened her skills to include reflexology  2 years later. In 2004, ...
18 January 2017
Michelle Damiani is an American writer and psychologist. Her book about her family’s life in Italy, Il Bel Centro: A Year in the ...
11 January 2017
A serial expat from childhood, Rita Golstein-Galperin is now a multicultural mom in Paris. She is also an author, entrepreneur and public ...
09 January 2017
The Nanny Line (TNL) is a young and professional international nanny agency in Barcelona. After her work with troubled families in ...
05 January 2017
My husband and I moved here 12 years ago after deciding to give up our sensible jobs and pursue our dream of renovating an old property ...
03 January 2017
Natasha Brough is a 15 year old Australian who moved to Spain with her parents when she was 8. They first lived in Valencia but moved to ...
15 December 2016
Julie Stephenson, Founder of Esperaça talks to MumAbroad Life about her move to Barcelona, owning a fish & chip shop and helping the ...
06 December 2016
House of Voga is the brainchild of Juju Murrell, an art director turned fitness influencer who found yoga after experiencing chronic ...
02 December 2016
Chontelle Bonfiglio is an Australian mother of two boys. After living in Italy for many years she is now based in Australia. She is a ...
28 November 2016
Verena Schmid became a qualified midwife in Florence in 1979. Since then she has assisted home deliveries for more than 25 years, founded ...
15 November 2016
Anna Powney talks about her experience starting a new life in France Relocation and work - starting a new life   My husband ...
07 November 2016
Millie Slavidou is a British writer and translator living and working in Greece. She writes about etymology on Jump! Mag and has published ...
26 October 2016
Laura moved to Mallorca in August 2013 with her husband and young family. They had been living just outside of Barcelona on the Maresme ...
17 October 2016
"Even though I have lived in Italy for over eight years and my children were born here, I still can’t get used to the way Italian’s ...
17 October 2016
Lynn Schreiber is founder and editor of Jump! Mag an online magazine for kids aged 8 years +. She currently lives in Germany with her ...
10 October 2016
"The desire to improve on their photography skills often hits new parents a few months after welcoming their first child earthside. When ...
05 October 2016
 Linda & Steve  moved to Rome with a dream, 2 cats and a Swiss Army knife to start our hostel, The Beehive. Our italian ...
19 September 2016
The final part in the series Female, Foreign and Entrepreneur in Italy Emma Cuthbertson speaks to a group of successful female foreign ...
22 August 2016
Jane Mitchell, co founder at MumAbroad talks about discovering Italy without the children.   Five nights in Italy (without ...
12 August 2016
Corinne Kowal talks about her moving experiences and setting up house and work in a different country. Adapting and ...
19 July 2016
Moving abroad with children can be one of the most rewarding experiences in life, and it is becoming more and more common nowadays among ...
11 July 2016
School is over… welcome les vacances!   Yes, it’s time to relax and enjoy the summer. But wait, what about the little ones?! Paris ...