A Call to Older Expat Women: Help!

Three kids, cloth diapers, homeschool, 2-day power outages, long nasty trips to the market, strep throat, babies cutting molars, temper tantrums, power-struggles, husbands in the bush, broken water pump, lice…again.  No grandparents, no Mommy-Day-Out, no Starbucks, no gym with a pool, no fellowship nursery, no safe outdoor playground, no car, no dishwasher, no air-conditioner. Do you … Read more…

Tip #10: Always Put Socks On Your Baby

When I first moved to Southeast Asia, I had a young two-year-old son and a 9-month-old baby girl.  Then I got pregnant two months after landing in country.  I have continued to have babies, on average, every year and a half.  And I have five kids in a culture where there is a saying “two … Read more…