Working and raising children can be challenging under the best circumstances. Here you can learn how other expat parents are coping and where you can go for help and support.

work WORK
keep calm and carry on

Keep Calm and Carry On

January 9, 2013 | By Lynn Morrison

Is it wrong to start off the new year with the same plans and goals as the year before? For the first time maybe ever, I don’t have any new goals to put on my new year’s resolutions. I am just rolling over everything that […]

Kids have a hard time understanding why parents have to be gone for long periods due to work

Why does Mommy/Daddy have to travel?

October 22, 2012 | By Lynn Morrison

My husband has been out of town for the last five days, leaving me home alone with a 3.5 year old and a 20 month old. During his absence, the washing machine has overflowed, the car has broken down and one child has had a […]


What I learned from starting my own business

September 4, 2012 | By Lynn Morrison

I moved to the Netherlands in 2009 with a two month old baby and every intention of finding a full-time job. I had done my research and felt confident that I would have a new job within a couple of months. 100 emails later I […]