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: 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…

27 Observances from Our Public School Experience (Through the Eyes of an Expat)

We have started a new Instagram project called The Traveling Academy.  We have folks posting regularly who are schooling kids from toddlers to high school while living abroad.  Please come on a follow along and tag your friends who may be interested, too.   When we were in the States last fall we did the unexpected … Read more…