MOMS LIKE ME with Erica

I meet so many cool moms! This series gives them a chance to share their stories - to inspire others and to sometimes give us all a chuckle.  Parenting is not for cowards and parenting abroad can be next level. If you want to share your story, please get it touch with me. I'd love to feature you. Erica is a young mother of two boys that already…

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How adopting a host country ritual helped me heal – What Dia de los Muertos taught me about loss, longing and remembering

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Loss, longing and remembering Trigger warning, this is a tough topic. Dealing with death, aging parents and loved ones isn’t the easiest space to enter. But I know it’s one that as expats we often have to deal with. The truth is for a while I struggled with connecting to the memory of my parents in my new country. I’d felt I’d left them behind.In Mexico on 1…

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