The Breakfast Club

It's not often I drop my kids at school. The thirteen year-old is in charge of his own schedule and the ten year-old, who almost is, cycles in with his father. On the rare occasions I am in the a.m., I usually spot The Breakfast Club. On any given school day the mothers of the... Continue Reading →

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Nine (More) Expats You’ll Meet Abroad

Victoria the Veteran Victoria has seen generations of expats come...and go. She's been around long enough that she's practically part of the furniture. She knows her way around, navigating not only the place, but the relationships that make up the place. Vic has ten different toes dipped in ten different circles--because she knows just how fleeting expat friendships can... Continue Reading →

The Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very-Bad Days

Last week I put together a slide show for a good friend who is leaving Copenhagen. I watched it with my husband, smiling and getting a little teary. As the music faded and the presentation ended with a slick little slide reading "The End", he looked at me and said: "Wow, anyone would think we had loads of... Continue Reading →

Needed: New Emergency Contact

Most folks who have spent any time living away from home would agree that saying goodbye to friends is one of more unpleasant side effects of expat life. I am no exception. In December we'll celebrate our four-year anniversary here in Denmark. With that milestone, Denmark will officially become the place my children have lived... Continue Reading →

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