FIRENZE IN ROSA ONLUS: AMBASSADORS AND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

The IBCPC Dragon Boat Festival is held every four years under the auspices of the International Breast Cancer Paddler’s Commission. The Festival is an international non-competitive participatory event targeting Breast Cancer Survivors teams who engage in Dragon Boat activities as post-operative rehabilitation. In order to support FIRENZE IN ROSA Onlus and make this event successful, we need your help!

Family-Friendly Dining in Florence

Prior to becoming a mother - when the hours outside of my workday were blissfully free of responsibility - exploring the local restaurant scene was one of my favorite ways to experience Florence. There was never any shortage of places, both old and new, where I could connect with friends on the weekend or unwind … Continue reading Family-Friendly Dining in Florence

Dominique Coindre: Working Mom Stories

She wanted to explore the world and travel, giving her now 10-year-old daughter opportunities she could cherish. Being a translator and a single mom has given her the bases to pursue this dream of travel. At times, it can be tough being a single mom in a new country, but she takes this with determination and passion. She continues to show her daughter that you can accomplish anything if you put your mind to it. Dominique’s story is an inspiration to many single moms out there who are trying to live their dream of building a life in Italy.

Expat Mom Birth Stories: Elsa Rich

Elsa Rich, a French expatriate, married her American husband 9 years ago. When she was pregnant with her third child, she thought all would go easy like with her first two children. That could not be any further from the truth.

Working Moms Stories: Danielle Jennings

As an expat mom, Danielle felt it was hard to make friends with other moms. Being a working mom, made interacting with other parents difficult. The only other moms she knew were work colleagues. Now, as a self-employed mom, she feels she has to juggle even more than before.

Our different Groups of FMs4Ms Network

Our many Meetup groups that have been offered for years. Most are done by email through the sign up list and some posted on our facebook page and discussion group. Through these meetings it is great way to meet some other moms and have your children meet other children. Our Meetup group: Mom's Mingles other … Continue reading Our different Groups of FMs4Ms Network

Tiramisu: The way I like it!

There are many Tiramisu recipes out there. It ranges from cake like to pudding texture, very chocolaty to alcoholic. Well, I am big on the pudding-like texture with a touch of chocolate and a splash of Vin Santo. Ingredients: bag of Lady finger cookies 1 cup coffee/espresso cooled (you can use decaf) 1/4 cup Vin … Continue reading Tiramisu: The way I like it!

Please donate to keep this Network

This is the monthly reminder that the FMs4Ms Network needs your help in donations to continue this network that was set up in 2004 to help expat moms in their move to Italy. Thank you to the few moms that have donated to give us 100 euro which has helped to keep a few things … Continue reading Please donate to keep this Network