Please Help Support the FMs4Ms Network

I feel this Network is an asset for the many moms and their families moving here to live in Firenze and the surrounding areas. Which is why I am asking for your help to keep all this alive. A small donation could go a long way.

OMG I cracked a tooth a day before vacation

This is not what you want to have happen, especially one day before going on vacation. You are all packed and ready to leave the next morning. You got up out of bed, hit your chin and wham, you knocked your front tooth in half. Of course this was a tooth that you already cracked … Continue reading OMG I cracked a tooth a day before vacation

Firenze Moms 4 Moms Expat Club

Want to social with other Expat Moms? Join the Firenze Moms 4 Moms Expat Club and go to meet ups, join their Facebook Group and more.  Join us for a great community of expat mothers living in Italy.  ( click here to join) Once you have joined you will be allowed into the Firenze Moms4 … Continue reading Firenze Moms 4 Moms Expat Club

Plan B: Love Stories Gone Wrong Amy Sarno

Hi Everyone: I'm spending my sabbatical in Florence to write a play about the experience of expat American women living in Italy who find themselves facing intimate partner violence. The project, “Plan B: Love Stories Gone Wrong” examines the lived experience of American expat women who have survived domestic violence. While many of the women … Continue reading Plan B: Love Stories Gone Wrong Amy Sarno

Chianti in the Stars

The first edition of the Chianti Star Festival will take place in the historic building, Palazzo Malaspina in San Donato in Poggio, Tuscany from 29th June to 11th August 2013. The union of art and science, the dissemination of scientific culture and the promotion of the Chianti area are the main aims of this event … Continue reading Chianti in the Stars

Looking for a way to have fun and improve your English this summer??

Looking for a way to have fun and improve your English this summer?? Come to Summer Experience - the original English summer camp in Bagno a Ripoli. Spend the day in the hills outside Florence playing, creating, socializing, being IN ENGLISH. Staffed entirely by native English speakers who have many years working with kids and … Continue reading Looking for a way to have fun and improve your English this summer??

Park Pettini, Our Local Streets and Mayor Renzi

The park that we so love and have used many times for our outdoor events has been being slowly brought down to it's bare minimum.  As you can see here by these past posts: Raccolta firme per l’Area Pettini Burresi Mamme per Firenze Our very own Events Administrator, Jill Romanelli has been trying hard to … Continue reading Park Pettini, Our Local Streets and Mayor Renzi

I Guelfi: American football junior team

The American football  here in Florence, I Guelfi has also a junior team that is recruiting new players. This Saturday they want to see any 16-19 year olds who are interested in playing (details on the flier). I thought some of you with older kids looking for fun activities to do might be interested! Oh, … Continue reading I Guelfi: American football junior team

Festa della Mamma: Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is coming up.  Do you do anything exciting?  Here are some things  you can do. There are many restaurants, hotels having special brunches all around Florence La Notte Blu di Firenze I Giochi di Carnasciale, alle Cascine un villaggio medievale tra giostre e tornei (Medieval festival) Alla scoperta dei Quartieri e dei Gonfaloni … Continue reading Festa della Mamma: Mother’s Day

Photography Tips for You and Your Family – Part 2

Hello again. I'm Simone Ballerini a professional photographer based in Florence. You can find my work at www.simoneballerini.com I specialize in maternity, family and kids photography and this is part two of the shooting we discussed last week. Done with the outdoor session we decided to move indoors for the last quiet portraits of the couple and … Continue reading Photography Tips for You and Your Family – Part 2