Amsterdam might have a certain reputation, but it also has a reputation among its families for being a great place to raise kids.

In this episode, we talk to members in our community to find out what Amsterdam has to offer families, as well as maybe what’s it’s lacking.

Donna Bardsley is joined by Emmy McCarthy, managing director of Amsterdam Mamas, Julie Gevrenov, co-founder of the UrbanMama app, and Kathryn Ninness, a new arrival in Amsterdam.

We also talk to Nikos Nakos from IamExpat about the upcoming IamExpat Fair on March 5th, 2016. 

Show Notes: 

IamExpat Fair 2016


Amsterdam’s Kinderboerderijen


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Donna Bardsley

Donna Bardsley is the travel-loving mother of three homebodies who hate to leave the house. After living in Amsterdam for six years, she has recently moved her family back to the US where she is experiencing all the joys of reverse culture shock.