Monthly Archives: August 2005

… little boys get sick too…

My youngest son is at home today. He woke me up at 6 am and talked non stop. When I touched him I thought he was unusually hot. I measured his temperature and sure enough, he has 37, 8C and … Continue reading

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TCKs different losses

In his book Third Culture Kids David Pollock writes what some of these hidden losses are,All of us experience losses in our life. A lot of the losses are hidden and we almost don’t notice them. I think that people … Continue reading

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Chiang Mai has rats ?? !!!!

We had an interesting Sunday. I decided to clean out my shelf with all my vases … there was (what I thought was gecko poop) EVERYWHERE So as I was cleaning my daughter came in and told me that she … Continue reading

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TCKs not wanting to be diffrent, yet…

At the book club yesterday we discussed the book ‘Third-Culture Kids.’ We are all mothers of ‘TCKs and two of us mums grew up in Asia. One lady asked, why do Global Nomads want to be the same as the … Continue reading

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Imported Wine

Yesterday I bought a 3 liter box of Franzia Calafornia Red wine. Now I get to drink red wine off the tap. How cool is that? we can’t even drink water from the tap here…. Needless to say my husband … Continue reading

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