A Few Words to Get You Started

Think about all the times you had something you wanted to share and you held back. It could have been that small, but big-to-you victory. Maybe it was the bad day at work that came out of nowhere. Maybe it was the time you felt overwhelmed, lost, rejected…or...

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016!

I’m super excited to be hosting a coffee this year in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week! This event is supported by the Mumpreneurs Networking Club UK and is an MNC GEW Pop-Up Event. Whether you’re just starting out or in need of a boost for...

Sweet Sadness

Sweet sadness. This may be the most quintessential expat emotion. It’s the simultaneous desire to go and to stay. It’s loneliness wrapped in joy, blanketed in longing, softened by comfort. Going somewhere can be so sweet – the new adventure, the new friends, the...

Book Review – The Good Shufu by Tracy Slater

I don’t usually review books here, but increasingly I feel drawn to create an archive of book reviews. I read a lot. Maybe it’s a good idea. People often ask me if I can recommend books about the expat experience or about mindfulness. It dawned on me while reading...

My Top 5 Ways to Give Thanks

American Thanksgiving is on our doorstep! I am not ashamed to say how much I love the ritual of food and family and friends and taking a moment to say thank you for what the year has brought. I love the harvest imagery and the chill of the impending winter. I love the...

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