What you don’t see.

A beautiful Swiss day at Chalet Nyon. What don’t you see? What you don’t see… I awoke at 6am at my hotel in the Alps after an incredible weekend of speaking to youth. Hurried down the mountain to catch the train, and missed it…by one minute. I took the train 10 minutes later and watched […]

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From the Inter City Express…

Greetings from the high-speed ICE train! Currently moving at nearly 300km/hour somewhere between Brussels and Cologne and providing me an opportunity to write a bit. Is it too early for a New Year’s resolution? Our lives and work with students are so tied to the school calendar when August and September hit it feels like […]

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When being connected hurts. 

For expats, TCKs, and MKs living and operating at an intersection of the world has great advantages. It’s a culturally rich experience to be directly connected to so many parts of the world through the people around you. There are moments when it can be painful. When tragedy strikes, like it did on Tuesday, I […]

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A Weekend (Not) in Paris

This past weekend we were planning on escaping and going with friends to Paris.  There were a number of things leading up to the weekend making it clear that we shouldn’t go.  That created space and a weekend at home to catch up on a few things.  We did however feel the need to take […]

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Happy Holland Days!

I was reminded today that I have a blog. It’s New Years Eve and I’ve decided to make one last post before venturing into 2013.  We just returned from a great few days in Holland — a chance to relax together and see some sights before schedules get busy and we prepare to welcome baby […]

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