Audiobooks-Surprising Benefits of This New Trend for Children’s Language Acquisition

September 26, 2017 blog 2

  Online children’s audiobooks are rapidly increasing in popularity and this is of great benefit for families living overseas. Audio content is often easily accessible, doesn’t require a considerable amount of internet data to stream or download, and doesn’t use up any of the precious pounds allotted for your luggage. If you are living (or… Read more

Bringing Your TCK’s “Hidden Losses” Out of Hiding

September 20, 2017 blog 0

  The term “hidden losses” is one that I have seen circulate abundantly and frequently in the Third Culture Kid world. The concept is that much of the TCK’s grief stems from losses that are neither obvious nor acknowledged. These hidden losses often remain buried in the underground parts of the TCK, creating a toxic soil… Read more

5 Ways You Can Help Your Children Foster Long-Distance Friendships

September 11, 2017 blog 0

  It is a common misconception that when you move overseas as a family, your children will forever loose the close friends that they had back home. While it is not easy for children and teens to maintain long-distance friendships, it is possible and completely worth the effort. Here are 5 ways that you, as… Read more

TCKs CAN have forever friends

September 6, 2017 blog 1

“It’s sad that my daughter won’t be able to continue her friendship with her best friend since we’re moving to Europe.” “7 year olds just can’t maintain a long-distance friendship, so it almost doesn’t seem worth the effort to try.” “I’m struggling with the fact that my kids will never have forever friends because of our choice… Read more