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How to get rid of your children when they're not cute anymore.

Saw this post on Facebook the other day:

HOST FAMILY NEEDED for a 15 year old girl from Germany already enrolled in high school. Original host family has health emergency and can’t host her.

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Advice For Parents

Intercultural Stress

Global education is a powerful tool that allows intercultural communication to benefit the converging cultures. From 2000 to 2013 Australia saw a 180% growth in the amount of foreign exchange students travelling to Australia (Gong & Huybers, 2015). 538 more words


World, meet Emily !!

So, Linda and I are with child again. Breathe, breathe. I didn’t say that we are HAVING a child; I said that we are with one. 1,505 more words

Just Life

Sometimes You Speak Too Soon...

Hi all! So, I have some not-so-great news to share. Because my area high school is at capacity for exchange students, we won’t be able to be a Welcome Family this year. 81 more words

General Travel Posts


Many students, when first embarking on their degrees at university, are enthralled by the idea of going on exchange. They want to study abroad in America and experience the “college lifestyle”. 463 more words

University Work

On Community

Is this a Monday night blog now? Maybe. The struggle not to just lie down and resent the fact that it’s over 30° was very real. 750 more words


A Brand-New Chapter!

Hello lovelies! I have missed writing for you all so terribly. I still miss India a lot, and am so grateful to have social media to connect me with friends and family on the other side of the world, but that’s not what I’m here to talk about. 1,064 more words

General Travel Posts