In a few days, my youngest child is going off to college in another state. While I am sad to see her go, I'm (mostly) viewing her transition as a springboard for our new overseas adventure. Once she's settled into her dorm, all of our kids will be an airplane ride away from us. Theoretically it … [Read more...] about My Nest is Empty — Can I Spread My Wings Now?
I read an excellent piece over at Expat Women today. A 52-year old female was suffering from empty-nest syndrome after leaving her grown and nearly grown children back in their home country. Kids were fine, mom was not. You can read the article here. The response was sympathetic, comprehensive, … [Read more...] about It May Not Be What You Think