Firenze Moms 4 Moms Network was founded in 2004 to assist Expat English Speaking mothers in Florence and Tuscany. With our site, we hope to give you the information to ease your moving and living experience here in Italy.
How “Firenze Moms 4 Moms Network” came to be:
It all started when I moved to Florence, in Dec 2002, I was lost. I had a 1-year-old and was determined to find some friends for him. I found out from an Italian friend that there was a playgroup at the St. James Church, an Episcopal Church. Even though I was not Episcopalian and didn’t speak Italian, I decided to go to the Wednesday morning playgroup anyway. At times, this group ranged from 2 moms to sometimes 10. This was a great meeting place until the church decided to close the playgroup. While we struggled to have the playgroup rotating at our homes, I decided to use my free website account that came with my email and created the Monday Morning Moms and Tot Playgroup website. This was great for keeping things organized and having the schedule of where the next playgroup would be. Read more
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Want to socialize with other Expat Moms? Join the Firenze Moms 4 Moms Expat Club, go to meet-ups, join our Facebook Group, and more. Join us for a great community of ex-pat mothers living in Italy. ( click here to join)