Life

Category: Life

20 August 2017
We dropped the children off on Monday morning at a summer camp in the small village of Berceto, a retreat from stifling hot Parma in the ...
18 August 2017
My name is Joy Voelker. I am an American Midwestern at heart, a New Yorker in attitude and ambition and a Spaniard by choice of ...
18 August 2017
Sharon lives locally in Estepona with her husband and four boys. With four children, Sharon understands what kids like and what kids need ...
03 August 2017
  Lynn Darbyshire has been a midwife for over 20 years, working in her native country United Kingdom, USA and now Germany. Lynn has a ...
21 July 2017
Diane Serra has worn many hats, including Interior Designer, Accessories Designer, UX Designer, Web Designer, Web Developer, Content ...
05 July 2017
Ilonka Schäfer is Founder of The Little Voyager, a travel website offering child friendly holiday homes that are particularly suitable ...
05 July 2017
My story has been known to give people vertigo… If you know my history you might say it was inevitable. My mother was born in Havana, ...
20 June 2017
British mum and entrepreneur Amanda Paterson shares her story   I was brought up in Kent, studied French and Spanish at Exeter and ...
16 June 2017
Diane Serra has worn many hats, including Interior Designer, Accessories Designer, UX Designer, Web Designer, Web Developer, Content ...
12 June 2017
Moving abroad is an extremely exciting process, from accepting your job offer to securing your new residence. However, the exhilaration can ...
30 May 2017
Jane moved to Barcelona in 2003 after spending 8 years in Egypt and completing her Doctorate in the Role of Women in Egyptian film at SOAS, ...
24 May 2017
Andrea lives in small town in the north of Perugia with her husband and their twin daughters born in 2000. They moved to Italy when the ...
09 May 2017
Jill Stribling has a B.A. in Child Development and Psychology, a Master's degree in Education and specialty in Literacy and Language Arts ...
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
I told some friends I was writing a blog post about the Maresme. I asked them to give me  just one thing that they loved about the area. ...
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 ...
24 April 2017
Teenage life in the Italian countryside   How would you describe the area you live in?   We live in a very small village ...
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
I'm from Vancouver Canada where I lived most of my life. I was working in the field of architecture and design and in the Spring of 2016 I ...
06 April 2017
Sleep deprived and desperate, Jessica Rojas searched the internet for information and read every book she could find about baby sleep ...
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
My Expat Network   When British expat Tim Fleming was living in Shanghai he found it was easy enough to find the latest ...
13 March 2017
Who we are We are a small family, myself, my husband and our now 11 year old daughter. An average Canadian family with a home in the ...
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
On the odd occasion that I get to see our old friend Roberta in Milan the following invariably tends to happen.  At around the second ...
27 February 2017
From 2016 to 2018 Olivia Cerezo was the Director of Barcelona IVF, responsible for collaborations with the international professionals, ...
21 February 2017
Emilio Sanchez American School Barcelona Campus   What accreditations does the school have?   ES International School is ...
15 February 2017
I grew up in Torino. I met my husband in Italy and moved to England with him when I was nineteen. I dropped out of university in Italy and ...
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 ...
13 February 2017
Dominique is Beaver Leader at 1st Madrid British Scouts When life coach and “Mama Motivator” Kelly Pietrangeli from ...
30 January 2017
Meet Elena Kloppenburg   How did you become a family photographer?   I grew up in an artistic family (my grandfather and ...
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, during the ...
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 runs Planet English in Sitges, a pretty coastal town just south of Barcelona. Planet English set up a successful Morning ...
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 ...
16 January 2017
Anja Cucinotta, coach, trainer and writer has a mission to encourage women and mothers like you to live a life that you feel fully and ...