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Is It Time to Go Home? (And How Do I Know?)

Last week while sitting at Starbucks unsuccessfully trying to connect to their internet, a thought came to me, “Is it time to go home?” It had been a particularly stressful day that started with heading to the airport at 6:20 am for a “quick” turn around trip to immigration on another island.  After explosive diarrhea … Read more…

This Global Life | Day 31: Rural Indonesia | TakingRoute.net

This Global Life | Day 31: Indonesia

Hello, I’m Denise. I’m the other half of this little blog (you met Kimberlynn on Day 1).   I’m an Army Brat, so when asked where I am from, I give the simplest answer, “Georgia.”   Whether I’m homeschooling my six kids or hiding in the a/c watching Netflix, I can guarantee I’m always thinking about what … Read more…

This Global Life | Day 30: Rural China | TakingRoute.net

This Global Life | Day 30: Rural China

Hi! I’m Germaine. I’m from small town Oklahoma and currently live in Asia’s Golden Triangle. My Sweetie and I wanted to be part of positive development in this region so what better way than to start an organic farm? 😊 He milks cows and calls me his “Dairy Queen”. 👸🏼Homeschooling here fills my heart and … Read more…

This Global Life | Day 29: Southern China | TakingRoute.net

This Global Life | Day 29: Southern China

Hi, I’m Emily, and I currently live in southwest China with my husband and two children. We’ve lived in China for over a decade and yet I’m still learning new things about the language and culture nearly every day. I love hanging out with friends, being in nature, cooking, learning new Chinese characters (it’s true) … Read more…

This Global Life | Day 28: Western China | TakingRoute.net

This Global Life | Day 28: Western China

  Hi, I’m Sara Beth.  My husband and I have been living in various parts of Western China for the past 15 years. We’ve explored the foothills of the Himalayas and fallen in love with the people there.  We now help others get off the beaten path as well through an adventure tourism company Brian … Read more…