Quotes on homesickness and friendship

Carole Hallett MobbsFriendships, Homesickness0 Comments

Friends hugging Homesick quotes

Friendship quotes Some weekend inspiration for you if you’re feeling a little homesick or are missing your friends and family for whatever reason: Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes. -Henry David Thoreau It takes hands to … Read More

Where is home?

Carole Hallett MobbsChallenges & difficulties, Homesickness17 Comments

Painting of a house by a lake

A tricky question Along with “where do you come from?” and “what do you do?”, the “where is home?” question is always a tricky one to answer when you’re an expat or third culture kid. It seems especially difficult to answer for children; those third culture kids, who try to … Read More

Keeping in touch while overseas

Carole Hallett MobbsHomesickness, Keeping in touch14 Comments

A toddler using a telephone How to keep in touch with friends and family overseas

Keep in touch Keeping in touch with your family and friends when you live overseas is simple in these days of modern technology. The internet has revolutionised such important contact in many ways. From email to Skype, there is no excuse for losing touch with people… unless you want to, … Read More