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