If you're embarking on a new life as an Expat Partner and you've already been a First-Time Mom, you might be surprised about how many similarities there are. Excited to be starting a new adventure? Thoroughly wrong-footed and out of your depth? Exhilarated...
So, your partner has been offered an international contract and you're about to embark on expat life. Part of you has already handed in your notice, packed your bags, and is off on a massive adventure. Another part of you...
Congratulations! You have chosen an expat life and it’s going to be awesome! Your future is full of opportunity. You have the chance to have an amazing adventure. You KNOW you've made a great decision. On the other hand, there are so...
You’ve unpacked your boxes and made a real home. Your kids are settled in school and you know where to buy groceries. You’ve met some people, made some friends, taken a trip or two. Your expat life is starting...
How can you not be happy if you're an expat wife? Surely expats lead idyllic lives? The earning partner might have a very demanding job, but chances are he earns pretty well. Expats seem to have lovely homes, go on pretty...
What do you think of when you hear the word expat? Middle-aged men in suits? Tanned women sipping gin? Kids with mixed-up accents jumping in swimming pools? What is an expat? And what is international living really like? Expatriate definition According...
Are you worried about how much exercise you do or don’t do? Are you aware that you are spending too much time sitting behind a desk, working long hours, and eating unhealthily? Do you think you might not be...
You’ve packed up your house, sent your dog ahead in a crate, changed the name on your utilities (you hope) and schlepped half-way across the world to start a new life. How brave are you? Who knew the kids...
So, you're either moving overseas or thinking about doing so. I can guarantee you're feeling massively excited about the opportunity AND extremely nervous about making the leap into the unknown. If you have kids, I’m 100 PERCENT SURE much of your...
One of the most daunting things about international relocation is choosing an expat home and neighborhood. You may know very little about the place you’re moving to and have very few people to ask for advice. At the same...