Banff Springs

June 2017 Expat Update

This update comes from Canada, where we are spending six weeks this summer visiting family and friends.  Did you check out our update last month? Coming “Home” We had all been awaiting this trip with much anticipation, counting down the days.  Back when we first moved and I was feeling homesick and unsettled, this trip was a lifeline that I …

May 2017 Expat Update

May was such a whirlwind that other then our fantastic trip to Queensland, I can hardly remember what else happened.  May marked our 8th month in Melbourne and I can truly say that each month we feel more and more settled into our life here.  So much so that it feels weird that we head to Canada in a couple …

Expats in Australia

April 2017 Expat Update

It feels like only yesterday that I wrote our March Expat Update and here we are in May already!  April brought us two weeks of school holidays, Easter, a trip to Sydney and autumn in April.  I adore the mobile app 1 Second Everyday which allows you to easily and quickly put together a video compilation showing what you did each …

Beach time

February Expat Update

When you are in the northern hemisphere, February might not feel like a time of new beginnings.  However, in the southern hemisphere it brings a start to the new school year and a new chapter in our Australian adventure.  It was so wonderful to have the kids home on school holidays in January.  We were able to explore so much …