Popular Posts

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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. TCKs and their tattoos
  6. Some initial results from my survey of ATCKs – and how you can help!
  7. CCKs: Cross Cultural Kids
  8. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 2: What about the internet?
  9. My own international tattoo story
  10. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 4: No one understands
  11. Unrequited love of place
  12. Sorry-not-sorry: taking a guilt-free break
  13. Dear repatriating TCK
  14. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 3: after “everyone leaves”
  15. Six Tips for a Good Transition
  16. Graduation season
  17. Milestones! A celebration and a survey
  18. Phantom pain: feeling the pieces of self you leave behind
  19. TCKs and the social implications of race
  20. Change, transition, why it’s hard
  21. Listing countries
  22. The Impact of School Culture
  23. Living in between countries
  24. Cross cultural intersectionality
  25. The power of the second year