Globiana Members Speak: Finding Home

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In my adult life I have moved houses eleven times. It may not seem outrageous but counting the 12+2 years spent in our current home, we did move a lot from the ones that did not last more than two years. What is interesting is what made me…

A Revolutionary Way to Make Trailing Spouses Happier

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You resigned from your job, sold your house and said goodbye to your family and friends. Your partner got this assignment in the US and it’s a “once in a lifetime” opportunity. You decided to follow and uproot the whole family. The children…

The Choice of Being Positive

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Have you ever noticed how contageous the negativity can be? Particularly when you feel lonely and any kind of a conversation is better than none? Before long we find ourselves pulled into emotions of the negative neighbor or a person next to…

Are you a "Third Culture Parent"?

What's in a name? Lots, actually! For one, identifying with the group calling themselves "Third Culture Parents" can help you with finding sometimes crucial information and support and to address the particular challenges, linked to raising…

Why you should never celebrate "St. Patty's day"

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I will never forget running into a very strange procession on the streets of Manhattan, shortly after my arrival into the US.  Hundreds of men were passing by, all in unusual green clothing, all with the expression of extreme importance on…

How Does American Football Work?

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American football may seem as complicated as solving a Rubik's Cube, but once you have a general understanding for the game, it really is rather simple. The sport is generally played at four different levels: Pop Warner (children aging from…

I was asked to join a Home and School Club. What are they about?

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Your child's Home and School club may be your best source of information about school events, activities, programs, goals, budgets and more. It is an opportunity for parents to become actively involved with the way the school is run, how funds…