Tag Archives: FS Culture
Two good rules for making new friends at post. From Wanderings of a Cheerful Stoic.
UAB is happy to share this announcement from our friends at Tales from a Small Planet! A Cup of Culture and a Pinch of Crisis is a collection of essays from expats around the world who share their insights about … Continue reading
On this week’s theme of bilingual kids in the Foreign Service, Diplomatic Mom discusses raising her Bulgarian/English/French speaking son.
Raising kids to speak two languages equally well—easy, right? Maybe not! Kids With Diplomatic Immunity tells us how it’s working for her English and German-speaking family. Are you raising children in multiple languages? If so, tell us how that’s going. … Continue reading
Are you offended by the term “trailing spouse?” It seems like a simple question, but as diplomatic and corporate expat spouses around the world continue to debate its use, Unaccompanied Baggage is interested in our readers’ thoughts. Is it the … Continue reading
Life in the Foreign Service brings many unexpected moments and crazy memories. Culture Shock shares a few of her favorites.
Reverse culture shock and more. 15 Things Most People Don’t Know About Foreign Service Families from Global Bayou Girl.
Travelin’ Woman on pool parties and claustrophobia in Lagos.
From parking tickets to parties, by The New Diplomat’s Wife.
Then versus now by Well That Was Different.