Popular Posts

If you’re not sure where to start, why not check out the most popular posts from the Misunderstood blog?

  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. Six Tips for a Good Transition
  11. Graduation season
  12. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 4: No one understands
  13. Sorry-not-sorry: taking a guilt-free break
  14. Change, transition, and why it’s hard
  15. Unrequited love of place
  16. Dear repatriating TCK
  17. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 3: after “everyone leaves”
  18. Milestones! A celebration and a survey
  19. Phantom pain: feeling the pieces of self you leave behind
  20. TCKs and the social implications of race
  21. Listing countries
  22. The Impact of School Culture
  23. The power of the second year
  24. Living in between countries
  25. Our love affairs with places
  26. Cross cultural intersectionality
  27. Cross-cultural education: advice for parents
  28. The hidden currents of cross cultural education
  29. 7 Helpful Hints for Raising Kids Overseas
  30. Are immigrant kids TCKs?