Tara Settembre

Graduating from NYU with a masters in Journalism and Communications, Tara is the star of her own lifestyle/travel/parenting blog, “When Tara Met Blog”. A dedicated mother of twin toddler boys, she expertly splits her time between work and home. For HelloSWFL, Tara brings her love of family, friends and food to give you an experienced, yet entertaining perspective on local Fort Myers life.

Contact Me

My Recent Work

Bahia Bowls Cafe in Estero
The new Bahia Bowls in Estero, Florida is an acai cafe founded by 21-year-old Ben Casey and his father and business
Read more.
Now Open Marlins Brewhouse in Ft. Myers
  A 4,800 sq. foot, local craft beer and wine bar, Marlins Brewhouse, is now open in south Fort Myers. The brand new space off
Read more.
Lice Clinics of America
  The dreaded “L” word — Lice, can mean full-on stress for parents! With more than 12 million cases of
Read more.
Betsy’s Best Granola Recipe
At Hello SWFL, we love hearing about local Mompreneur success stories and here’s another! In my quest to have my
Read more.
Student Assignment has Begun in Lee County
This year Kindergarten Student Open Enrollment for the 2018/2019 school year runs from January 22 – March 23, 2018 in
Read more.
The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples
  Every season brings a new traveling exhibit at The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples. Previously, it was a close-up look
Read more.
Safe Kids of Southwest Florida offers free Car Seat Check-up
Ninety people die in motor vehicle accidents every day, it’s also the #1 cause of death in children ages 1-25.
Read more.
The Salt Cave
If you’re driving on 41 in Naples you might have noticed a store-front saying Salt Cave or seen offers on
Read more.
Penguins in Naples
It’s official, the snowbirds have arrived! For the first time ever there are penguins in Naples. Penguins in Paradise is
Read more.
Hermit crab racing in San Carlos Park
Every Thursday night, the Tiki Bar in San Carlos Park (18051 S Tamiami Trl., Fort Myers, Florida 33908) behind the
Read more.