Monthly Archives: July 2015

Further Thoughts on Being a Single Parent in the Foreign Service

More on single parenting from the Wanderlust Diaries. Advertisements

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Things to Miss About Spain

From the Dame in Spain, a list of things to savor about living in Madrid.

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(Almost) a Year of Lessons Learned

Air-kissing in Milan and other life lessons. From Hot Pot.  

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The Foreign Service and the Single Parent

AAFSW will soon publish volume 2 in their “Foreign Service Companion” series on the topic of raising kids in the Foreign Service. The Wanderlust Diaries offers a preview of the book with her chapter on being a single parent in … Continue reading

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Expect the Unexpected!

Life in the Foreign Service brings many unexpected moments and crazy memories. Culture Shock shares a few of her favorites.  

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Two Websites to Avoid, In This Blogger’s Opinion

Frank reviews of the Trailing Houses Facebook group and the new CorridorRep employee rating site. Two websites you should never, ever go to, from Foreign Service Specialist. Do you agree or disagree? Your comments are welcome! Or post your own … Continue reading

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Foreign Service Furniture: What You Said

Further proving the idea that we all like to talk about our furniture (for better or for worse), our plea for comments on furniture provided in Foreign Service housing overseas and — on disguising said furniture as necessary — was … Continue reading

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RAM: The Key to Speaking a New Language

How many programs can your brain run at once? You’ll find out in language training! Tabbies in Tow explains how your brain’s RAM works.  

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Getting Injured in Haiti

An odyssey of medical treatment in the developing world presented in six parts by Elephants and Castles.

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