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Interview of the month June 2017

While supporting expats with integration, their confidence and…
Beacon Financial Education

Second Free Financial Awareness Seminar for Expats

The Financial Implications of Being an Expat. By Beacon Financial Education…
Interview month January

Interview of the month January 2017

In my goal to support people moving abroad, I enjoy taking interviews,…
Interview month

Interview of the month April

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This month I take you to Austria. It’s my pleasure to introduce…
Hunger for stories: Barbara, from Veneto to Haarlem

Hunger for stories: Barbara, from Veneto to Haarlem

Stories are among my  main driving forces, since I can recall.…
Being a Third Culture Kid – Part 3: The Parents’ Role

Being a Third Culture Kid – Part 3: The Parents’ Role

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This article is the last piece of a series of 3 on being a Third…
About basil and lavender’s roots (Photo: Marco Alf)

About basil and lavender’s roots

Since I became an emigrant, I’ve been often asked where I’m…
Being a Third Culture Kid - Part 2: The Benefits

Being a Third Culture Kid - Part 2: The Benefits

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This article is part 2 of 3 on being a Third Culture Kid (TCK).…
Dealing with Dutch Directness: disconnect or connect? (Photo: Creative Mornings)

Dealing with Dutch Directness: disconnect or connect?

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Did you catch the tongue-in-cheek article, “10 ways to fit…

Comparisons of the Dutch with other Europeans

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The Shallow Man is a well travelled old fossil. I’ve lived…
Home is a place you can tell about…(Photo: Bertolda)

Home is a place you can tell about…

He was a chubby kid. He wasn't pretty but with one of those faces…
Being a Third Culture Kid - Part 1: The Challenges (Photo: Chaud)

Being a Third Culture Kid - Part 1: The Challenges

Do you have small children and are you thinking of moving abroad?…
About migrants that landed but with anchors made of salt, as their thoughts (Photo: Marco Ottaviani)

About migrants that landed but with anchors made of salt, as their thoughts

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“They go on with their lives here. I might have realized it…
What makes you an Expat?

What makes you an Expat?

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Is it possible to feel more at home in your new country than…