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What It Feels Like to Be a Square Peg in a Round Hole

I never really had trouble “physically” fitting in as I grew up. I am a tall white female who grew up in a mostly white middle class neighborhood. And attended a Catholic school from 1st- 8th grade that was…

6 Ways to Overcome Culture Shock

6 Ways to Overcome Culture Shock

I remember the first time I was getting settled to live in a country for a month. People warned me about culture shock and I just laughed. I had already traveled to a handful of countries and had lots…

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The 5 Types of People You Meet While Living Abroad

There seems to be this trend where Millennials are graduating college, taking one look at the job market, letting out a big “Nope!” and flying off to hide in foreign countries until their degree becomes relevant again. I should…