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  1. Homesickness and the price we pay to be expats
  2. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 1: Everyone leaves
  3. What is a Third Culture Kid?
  4. Expat guilt: Being far from family
  5. Cross Cultural Comics
  6. TCKs and their tattoos
  7. Change, transition, and why it’s hard
  8. Some initial results from my survey of ATCKs – and how you can help!
  9. CCKs: Cross Cultural Kids
  10. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 2: What about the internet?
  11. Six Tips for a Good Transition
  12. My own international tattoo story
  13. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 4: No one understands
  14. Graduation season
  15. Sorry-not-sorry: taking a guilt-free break
  16. Dear repatriating TCK
  17. Unrequited love of place
  18. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 3: after “everyone leaves”
  19. Milestones! A celebration and a survey
  20. Phantom pain: feeling the pieces of self you leave behind
  21. TCKs and the social implications of race
  22. Are immigrant kids TCKs?
  23. Listing countries
  24. Cross-cultural education: advice for parents
  25. The Impact of School Culture
  26. The power of the second year
  27. Our love affairs with places
  28. Cross cultural intersectionality
  29. Living in between countries
  30. The hidden currents of cross cultural education