Expats and change fatigue

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expat moving around all the time exhausted woman lying on blue sofa

Expat burnout Have you had enough of moving house /country every couple of years or so? Do you feel tired all the time? Do you feel like you’re fighting a losing battle; like the amount of work you need to do is simply beyond your reach? Are you weary of … Read More

Expat guilt

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Guilt trip signpost

Are you suffering from expat guilt? Guilt: ‘a feeling of having committed a wrong or failed in an obligation’ Expat-guilt: a feeling of having committed a wrong or failed in an obligation x 100! Moving abroad is the adventure of a lifetime. It’s scary, exhilarating, intimidating and awe-inspiring in equal … Read More

Expat parenting

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Happy expat family of four having a picnic

Adjusting to family life abroad How does parenting as an expat differ from parenting at home? Just as the three rules of real estate are location, location and location, the three rules of parenting, most would agree are love, love and love. We may differ as to how we express … Read More