Tag: relationships


Interview at Expat Energy

Here’s my interview at Expat Energy, talking about some common mental health challenges and how to address them. Relationships, stress, parenting abroad and many more are covered! Hope you find it valuable! https://expat-energy.com/common-mental-health-challenges-f…/ Ps A big thanks Margot Stroeken!…

You Are My Destiny… or Not?

“An invisible thread connects those who are destined to meet, regardless of time, place and circumstance. The thread may stretch or tangle, but it will never break” – ancient Chinese proverb   According to Chinese legend, those who are destined…

A Day in the Life of a Single Dad

For single expat parents (SEPs), parenting is a vastly different experience from nuclear family parenting, and brings both challenges and rewards. To celebrate Father’s Day, a single expat dad from The Netherlands, who prefers to tell his story anonymously, shares…

Hunger for Touch

Touch is so much more than just a sense, or the contact of our skin with the world. Touch allows us to connect with others and to explore the world. It is also strongly linked to our emotions and mental…

What’s Your Love Language?

We often hear that love is a language all of its own. Author and anthropologist Gary Chapman, however, believes we express – and receive – love in five main “love languages”. I wanted to share this with you because people…