FIGT. I’m Going. Are You?

It seems incredible that five years have passed since my first Families in Global Transition conference; forever infamous as the one where I had a complete (and very public) online meltdown at the eminence and credentials of my fellow presenters, only to have my cover...
Friends, Family & Your Social Safety Net

Friends, Family & Your Social Safety Net

Yesterday, it was my turn to be the safety net. At 6.30am, it was my son, calling to say that there had been a fire at his college housing, everyone had been evacuated and after a fire department review, they were all being evicted until the landlord had addressed the...
Expat Info: How to Relocate Pets

Expat Info: How to Relocate Pets

As someone who currently owns (is owned by??) a dog from every continent that we have lived on, I am here to tell you that relocating your pet can be done. Every time our dogs arrive, somehow our new environment seems less daunting, and our new life starts to take...