4 Must-Do’s to Navigate your Multilingual Relationship

4 Must-Do’s to Navigate your Multilingual Relationship

Misunderstandings are usual in all kinds of relationships: with your partner, family, friends and colleagues. However, when this is a multilingual relationship and you have to communicate in a language that is not your mother tongue, the challenges are even more...
Working from Home | 7 Ways to Prevent Burn-Out

Working from Home | 7 Ways to Prevent Burn-Out

While working from home (a.k.a. remote working) can be positive and productive, it has its downsides too. These last months many of us were “forced” to start working from home. That can bring many positive sides, but it can also complicate our daily life, routines,...
Languages of Love in an Expat Relationship

Languages of Love in an Expat Relationship

Being in a expat relationship is an adventure sometimes not easy to navigate. Be aware of the cultural and idiomatic differences, but also of the language in which your better half expresses his/her love, and you’ll enjoy a beautiful and profound partnership, wherever...
Hack your Expat Expectations

Hack your Expat Expectations

Expat expectations. From within ourselves and from others. From people we love and people we don’t really know. The way we are supposed to be. Meeting standards. Huge pressure. As human beings, we function naturally with expectations. We wait and hope for...
Joys of Learning a Language

Joys of Learning a Language

“German words are alphabetical processions” – Mark Twain It was a month after the February 27th earthquake in 2010,  a tremendous eruption of a volcano in Iceland Eyjafjallajökull, for those who remember, hahaha). Up to the week before airplane...