“Summer Camp” Lists & Ideas

Are you a parent or grandparent staring in the face of a long summer at home with kids (of all ages) that have already spent weeks on end at home? Kim from www.resilientexpats.com is running a "Summer Sanity Challenge" to help us make the most out of a summer spent in backyards and on balconies instead of traveling as planned (find out more about the challenge here). As…

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Brain Food from the Expat Coach Coalition

In Germany we call trail mix "Studentenfutter", meaning student fodder or brain food. An easy, quick, snack of nuts & dried fruit to tide you over and give you a boost of energy to keep going - on the trail, with your studies, or with other hard situations like dealing with COVID-19.The Expat Coach Coalition declared April "Brain Food" month. Twice a week all month we provided 30 minute…

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Dinner Inspiration & Kids in the Kitchen

One of my biggest challenges right now is coming up with meal ideas to keep things interesting. Maybe you feel the same, so I'm sharing some lists of dinner inspiration, how kids can help in the kitchen and how to put together a basic meal. I hope there's at least one thing here to help you jazz up your routine. Follow these links to find the recipes for…

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