A guide to getting started on ExpatChild

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A Compass How to find your way aroung ExpatChild

How to navigate this site Hello! Are you new here? Are you thinking about moving abroad with your children? Well, you’ve certainly come to the right place! Let me help you find your way around ExpatChild. I’m sure there’s something useful here for you. About this site ExpatChild is a … Read More

Expat Child is now available on Kindle

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Expat Child is available on Kindle

There are many ways to read Expat Child. As well as reading it online or on your phone or tablet you can choose to get updates via online readers and RSS feeds. Or you can now have it automatically downloaded to your Kindle! How clever! It’s available on the Amazon … Read More

British mom sets up website for expat parents

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ExpatChild in the media Article in Kyodo News and The Japan Times, published May 2013 Former Japan expat starts website for parents mulling move abroad A British mother is using her experience as an expatriate in Japan to help other parents living in foreign countries. Carole Hallett Mobbs, who lived … Read More

Redesigned as an expat magazine

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Expat magazines: parenting global nomads, expatriate children and third culture kids.

Why an expat magazine? When I first created this Expat Child website, I had a rough idea of how I wanted it to look and behave. I wanted it to look like a magazine, with easy-to-navigate sections for the topics you, the reader, needed to find and read. My background … Read More

A thank you to my readers

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Expat blog award The Expat Child website was launched early in September 2012. About one month later I received a surprise email from the Expats Blog informing me that I’d been nominated for an award in their annual event. “Expat Blog Awards – an annual event run by ExpatsBlog.com, where … Read More

What an honour!

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I received a surprise email today from Expat Blogs telling me I’ve been nominated for an award! Once I picked myself up from the floor and read it again, my busy and somewhat stressful day got a whole lot better. I’ve never received an award before, let alone for my … Read More

Expatriate or immigrant?

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Photo of a suitcase covered in labels

Are you an expat or an immigrant? Semantics The differentiation between these terms has sparked considerable debate over the years. A quick Google search on the term ‘expatriate vs immigrant’ threw up 899,000 results! Needless to say I haven’t read them all, but from what I have read it seems … Read More